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End of misery

January 17, 2019

South Africa have white washed Pakistan in three-match Test series. Visiting side could not put up a fight in almost all the matches, they showed some satisfactory performances with the ball but their batsmen let them down time and again. We know that visiting South Africa for Test series and winning it is...

The continuation of austerity policies in Greece has raised the anger of Greek citizens and it has also prevented economic growth inside the country. A significant point to be taken into consideration about the Greece crisis is whether this country is about to remain or exit from the Eurozone. Athens might decide to leave the Eurozone and return to its previous currency,...

The PTI government is going to present another finance bill or mini budget on January 23. According to Finance Minister Asad Umar the government desires to improve the ease of doing business in the country and incentivize investments. None can deny the importance of the private sector in the country’s economy. No matter how patriotic a person is, he will only invest...

When Pakistan is struggling to eliminate the difference between the rich and poor and make Pakistan stand on its feet, according to Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is under enormous pressure to strike deals with Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan People’s...

Our PM is reported to have expressed relief upon hearing the latest trade deficit figures. The finance ministry has also issued a statement on the day the data came out showing a sharp fall in the trade deficit last month, claiming that the measures taken in their mini budget in September have firmly taken hold and are now effectively curtailing imports as per policy regime...

With fiascoes coming up on all fronts, Donald Trump made a near suicidal move in extreme anxiety by sending American naval ships to the South China Sea precariously close to the Xisha Island chain called Paracel by Beijing’s antagonists, in a battle of nerves, despite the fact that the US and China were holding vice- ministerial level trade talks in Beijing. Inside the...

None can deny that Germany as the foremost economic power in Europe and one of the key leaders in the European Union, can play a more productive role in the UN Security Council. It would be a kind of role that not only could prevent the world body’s deteriorating by the US, but also would turn it into a tangible challenge for Trump’s unilateral policies in the world....

Ever since Emmanuel Macron’s presence in the Elysee Palace, German and French authorities tried to conceal their economic disputes, but in fact these differences remain solid. The point is that Angela Merkel continues to emphasize on austerity policies in Europe, especially within the borders of the EU, while Macron believes in economic reforms. Over the past years,...

Undoubtedly Pakistan’s reserves position has enhanced with all the aid that has come from friendly countries. Yet there might still be no way of escaping an IMF program. Nevertheless, despite appreciation of all this help, the government must make certain that the procedure is crystal clear. So far the UAE handout, though welcome, is not vividly clear for the market...

Undoubtedly Pakistan’s reserves position has enhanced with all the aid that has come from friendly countries. Yet there might still be no way of escaping an IMF program. Nevertheless, despite appreciation of all this help, the government must make certain that the procedure is crystal clear. So far the UAE handout, though welcome, is not vividly clear for the market...

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