Sunday , February 18 2018


Emerging economies: WEF ranks Pakistan better than India

Islamabad: The World Economic Forum (WEF) while announcing the ranks in the emerging economies of the world has ranked Pakistan 47 ahead of India ranking 62nd in the list. According to the Inclusive Development Index shared by the WEF, Norway continues to be the world’s Number 1 inclusively advanced economy, …

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CPEC to benefit technology transfers and spillovers from China: SBP report

Islamabad: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in its quarterly report on the state of the economy said Pakistan could see an industrialization wave in the coming months through the addition of production and manufacturing units including mobile and laptop assembly plants from China, The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) …

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PTDC managing director meets Mauritius envoy

Islamabad: Pakistan Tourism Managing Director, Chaudhry Abdul Ghafoor Khan While meeting the  Cultural Attaché of Mauritius and Head of Business Administration Department of Greenwich University Dr. Athar Ahmed has said that Pakistan is rich in diverse tourism opportunities we can reap fruitful result from international marketing of our tourism products. …

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Economy set to achieve 6pc GDP growth: SBP report

Islamabad: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Friday that the economy of the country is ready to  achieve the growth target of six percent for 2017-2018, adding that the  prospects for economic growth indicated by the indicators  remain strong for the current fiscal year. In its first quarterly …

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Pakistan joins the Trillion Dollar Market Club

Shaukat Hussain Butt Islamabad: Pakistan achieved a key milestone by joining the ‘Trillion Dollar Markets Club’, the only country to do so in year 2017. According to Federal Secretary for Trade Younis Dhagga, Pakistan’s economy is only the 25th economy in the world to have achieved this key milestone. Pakistan …

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