Pakistan’s current account deficit contracts 29.5% to $9.6b

Representational image. PHOTO: REUTERS KARACHI: Pakistan’s current account deficit (CAD) narrowed considerably by 29.5% to $9.6 billion in first nine months (July-March) of the current fiscal year mainly due to... Read more »

Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity

Afghanistan’s strategic location has for a long time been touted as a competitive advantage for the country. The National Unity Government (NUG) has emphasized that Afghanistan’s economy will be... Read more »

Govt focusing on establishing special economic zones under CPEC: BoI chief

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Board of Investment (BoI) Haroon Sharif has said the government is focusing on the establishment of the prioritized special economic zones (SEZs) under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).... Read more »

China advises India to hold talks on differences over CPEC | Top Story | thenews.com.pk

China advises India to hold talks on differences over CPEC ISLAMABAD: China has advised India to have summit level talks with it keeping differences on the China Pakistan Economic... Read more »

Cabinet convulsion – benign reshuffle or serious trouble | Top Story | thenews.com.pk

Cabinet convulsion – benign reshuffle or serious trouble Comment By Aamir Ghauri Egypt is no Pakistan. Nor should the two be compared beyond the necessary similarities. But the way... Read more »

ML-1 completion to bring revolution: Sh Rashid | Top Story | thenews.com.pk

ML-1 completion to bring revolution: Sh Rashid ISLAMABAD: Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid on Friday said the completion of Main Line-I (ML-I) Peshawar to Karachi project will bring a revolution... Read more »

A double-edged sword? | Opinion | thenews.com.pk

A double-edged sword? Naya Pakistan has surprised us again with fresh and untimely tides of change in ministerial portfolios; amongst the fresh casualties, the minister for finance by far... Read more »

Coming Clean? – Newsline

Coming Clean?  Newsline The February 14 suicide bombing in Pulwama, claimed by Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM), led to military skirmishes and an aerial dogfight between Pakistan and … Source link

CPEC has made Pakistan key destination for global trade, investment: Alvi | Pakistan | thenews.com.pk

CPEC has made Pakistan key destination for global trade, investment: Alvi ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project had made Pakistan an important destination... Read more »