Miftah Ismail

State of the economy
Editorials

State of the economy

EDITORIAL: The government reduced prices of petroleum and products significantly effective 16 May till the end of...
Updated 20 May, 2024 06:12am
‘Large and long’?
Opinion

‘Large and long’?

Not much of what new finance minister, Muhammad Aurangzeb, said in his first official media interaction was new –...
Published 14 Mar, 2024 03:00am
Testing the waters?
Editorials

Testing the waters?

EDITORIAL: Last January three prominent politicians, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Miftah Ismail from the PML-N and...
Published 02 Oct, 2023 06:55am
Big decline in remittances
Editorials

Big decline in remittances

EDITORIAL: Remittance inflows declined during the first two months of the current fiscal year against the comparable...
Published 15 Sep, 2023 06:31am
The govt debt
Editorials

The govt debt

EDITORIAL: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has uploaded government debt figures on its website that support the view of...
Updated 22 Aug, 2023 06:48am
Dynastic democracy
Editorials

Dynastic democracy

EDITORIAL: There is nothing similar to or as good as intra-party elections in the country’s top political parties...
Published 22 Jun, 2023 05:45am
The Fund strikes back
Opinion

The Fund strikes back

It didn’t take long for the IMF (International Monetary Fund) to red-flag the budget, did it? Just as feared in...
Published 15 Jun, 2023 06:03am