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SOEs

IMF, floods & economy
Opinion

IMF, floods & economy

“Pakistan’s economy has been buffeted by adverse external conditions, due to spillovers from the war in Ukraine,...
Published 02 Sep, 2022 06:00am
Burgeoning budget deficit
Opinion

Burgeoning budget deficit

The information on fiscal operations in 2021-22 has just been released by the Ministry of Finance. These figures are...
Published 23 Aug, 2022 05:56am
Post-budget press conference: Fiscal tightening on the cards
Business & Finance

Post-budget press conference: Fiscal tightening on the cards

  • Miftah Ismail says energy sector’s woes have deepened due to mismanagement, unbearably high transmission and distribution losses
  • PM Shehbaz Sharif talked to the Indonesian President about palm oil
  • IMF not happy with the government measure to increase income tax exemption for salaried class
Updated 11 Jun, 2022 05:57pm
The Budget
Editorials

The Budget

EDITORIAL: It is a sad commentary on the state of our economy that within a brief span of three years we are faced...
Published 11 Jun, 2022 06:14am
SOEs: the Chinese model
Opinion

SOEs: the Chinese model

This is apropos a Business Recorder op-ed titled “SOEs: status quo” carried by the newspaper recently. The...
Published 03 Apr, 2022 05:34am
SOEs: status quo
Opinion

SOEs: status quo

State-Owned Entities (SOEs) continue to be the recipients of large annual budgeted injections in Pakistan and...
Published 28 Mar, 2022 05:29am