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Coronavirus
VERY HIGH Source: covid.gov.pk
Pakistan Deaths
27,206
7124hr
Pakistan Cases
1,223,841
2,58024hr
4.69% positivity
Sindh
450,126
Punjab
421,800
Balochistan
32,757
Islamabad
104,114
KPK
171,072

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Lacklustre Rabi season
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Lacklustre Rabi season

The urea off-take continues to be lackluster, with January numbers showing a 5 percent year-on-year increase. The Rabi s
Published 28 Feb, 2019 05:36am
Incentivizing provinces
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Incentivizing provinces

Having been caught in the vicious boom-bust cycle, Pakistan’s economic managers have long been focusing on matters that
Published 27 Feb, 2019 07:06am
Bring in specialists
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Bring in specialists

Have a heart problem, consult a cardiologist. Don’t go the generally physician. The analogy can be drawn for Pakistan ec
Published 27 Feb, 2019 07:02am
Driving with brakes on!
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Driving with brakes on!

Cheers for the $21 billion investment promise from Saudi Arabia! If luck would have it, this flow of capital will add to
Published 20 Feb, 2019 06:19am
Boosting Sindh economy!
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Boosting Sindh economy!

How can Sindh grow its economy, create jobs and increase the flow of taxes to its kitty? That was one of the subjects of
Published 18 Feb, 2019 06:16am
Cotton vision redux?
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Cotton vision redux?

Back in the heady days of mid 2000s when GDP growth rate surged close to eight percent, Pakistan set itself a “Cotton Vi
Published 18 Feb, 2019 06:13am
HTL 1HFY19
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HTL 1HFY19

Growth in profitability for Hi-Tech Lubricant Limited (PSX: HTL) took a breather in FY18, as the firm’s earnings slipped
Published 14 Feb, 2019 05:04am
A ruling to remember
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A ruling to remember

Residents of the twin cities won’t forget the horrors of the TLP’s occupation of the Faizabad interchange back in Novemb
Published 12 Feb, 2019 07:39am
Trading through peace
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Trading through peace

Over the last five years Pakistan’s exports to Afghanistan have gone down from $2 billion to $1.3 billion in FY18, as pe
Updated 12 Feb, 2019 08:00am
Trends in kharif yields
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Trends in kharif yields

Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, expecting a different outcome. Yet that is exactly what the snapsh
Published 11 Feb, 2019 06:59am
Kharif freezes cotton out
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Kharif freezes cotton out

What do floods and droughts have in common? Both muck up agricultural output equally. Estimates on Pakistan’s kharif sea
Published 08 Feb, 2019 06:27am
Hold on: The IMF can wait
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Hold on: The IMF can wait

The burning question discussed in the last EAC meeting was the IMF. The case of Egypt was showcased by the Finance Minst
Published 07 Feb, 2019 06:59am
PSDP: on track
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PSDP: on track

Contrary to austere expectations, it appears that the development budget will stay the course this fiscal, albeit in its
Published 07 Feb, 2019 06:55am
Battling for blue skies
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Battling for blue skies

Amid the many emergencies being declared in the country, this one has to be a serious one. Health is no joke, and pollut
Published 04 Feb, 2019 05:41am
LSM down – seen down
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LSM down – seen down

The triple hit combo of high base-effect (in some sectors), monetary tightening, and reduced development spending by the
Published 31 Jan, 2019 06:13am
Correcting the picture
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Correcting the picture

Pakistan’s exports to Afghanistan have fallen by 30 percent YoY in the first half of the current fiscal year, as per SBP
Published 31 Jan, 2019 06:05am
The vocational challenge
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The vocational challenge

A largely ignored way to address the needs of rising youth bulge and youth unemployment in the country is through TVET.
Published 30 Jan, 2019 05:50am
300
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300

KSE-100 bulls have survived their battle against the bears so far. Inflows from Saudi Arabia, and the UAE have provided
Published 29 Jan, 2019 06:21am
Tourism needs a plan
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Tourism needs a plan

Kudos to the government for opening up Pakistan’s visa regime! News reports indicate that nationals of 50 countries will
Published 29 Jan, 2019 06:05am