CNG

CNG sector’s total revival in two years

Mohammed Arifeen The cng sector would be fully revived with increased import of liquified natural gas (LNG) during the next two years. Around 3,200 cng stations...
poverty

How can we eradicate poverty?

Zafar Alam Sarwar Hardly any country will boast of being free from poverty. One can say confidently that governance and people's problems, especially poverty, are...
R. Raheem Sherazi

Inculcating ethics and legacy

R. Raheem Sherazi In this global village where every individual is involved in thinking, creating, adapting and learning in every single step, learning is a...
Pakistan trade deficit swells

Pakistan trade deficit swells

Mohammed Arifeen Pakistan's trade deficit rose to $18 billion only in six months of current fiscal year due to faster growth in imports as against...
North Korea is willing to talk to the United States about giving up its nuclear weapons. This is a remarkable development that followed unparallel meetings in Pyongyang.

North and South Korea dialogue

North Korea is willing to talk to the United States about giving up its nuclear weapons. This is a remarkable development that followed unparallel...
Will peace return to Afghanistan?

Will peace return to Afghanistan?

Agha Masood The Trump administration has given green signal to Mr Ashraf Ghani, the president of war-torn Afghanistan, to hold parleys with the Afghan Taliban...
Spendings on tourism and hospitality in Pakistan

Spendings on tourism and hospitality in Pakistan

R. Raheem Sherazi Tourism is the only industry, where everyone wants to be part of it, to explore the rich culture, ancient cities like Moenjodaro,...
Bureaucracy crisis

Bureaucracy crisis

Syed Saadat The following is an excerpt from an article, 'Rebels needed', that I had written for these pages in 2014, ie over three years...
FATF

FATF disappointment

Pakistan has barely escaped being put on the Financial Action Task Force's (FATF) 'grey list'. Turkey was the sole country to wholeheartedly support Pakistan...
Pakistan is a Banana Republic!

Pakistan is a Banana Republic!

Saeed Qureshi There is a variety of definitions of the commonly used term, "Banana Republic". One definition that we find in the political science books...
Understanding Quran must to solve problems

Understanding Quran must to solve problems

Zafar Alam Sarwar Why common people are not so happy with administration and which kind of socio-economic, health and educational system they want to solve...