Whose Economy is in better shape in 2016: Pakistan or Bangladesh?

Whose Economy is in better shape in 2016: Pakistan or Bangladesh? Vikram Yashashvi, Trade is the best bridge to bring India & Pakistan together Written Jul 3 Bangladesh is 2nd fastest growing economy in 2016. Bangladesh has maintained a steady growth rate above 6% since over a decade. Goldman Sachs had termed Bangladesh’s economy as […]

Economy in 2016

THE economy of Pakistan could be poised for a revival of growth in 2016, after languishing in low-growth equilibrium since 2008. Ever since the growth years of the Musharraf regime came crashing down, the economy has struggled to recover. For almost five years, the predicament was described by the State Bank as ‘low-growth, high-inflation’ equilibrium. […]

The economy and the nation

Economy does not exist independently. It exists in a context of people, their customs, and their cultural environment and of course political environment. Where does the political environment come from? Of course it is not formed in the air or space. It is formed by the political leaders and their decisions, who are in power […]

Financial issues in 2016

As Pakistan crosses into 2016, experts herein identify and highlight the most serious challenges facing the country that could potentially emerge as governance and security flashpoints for policymakers in the New Year. Economic Gridlock The new year could well be a turning point for Pakistan’s economy, but a lot depends on how its opportunities are […]

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is an international campaign originating from the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute sponsored by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership in 1991. Participants chose the dates November 25- International Day Against Violence Against Women- and December 10- International Human […]