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Feb

IMF: critical choices

By Rashid Amjad Published in DAWN on February 27, 2020 After hitting rock-bottom, the economy is finally beginning to show some signs of being on the cusp of an upturn. The recent review by the IMF team points in this direction — inflationary pressures are easing and there is a gradual rekindling of economic growth. The real […]

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Feb

Pakistan Migration Report 2020 launched: Dr Ishrat lauds role of expats in improving socio-economic indicators

By Hassan Abbas Published in Business Recorder on February 20, 2020 Adviser to the Prime Minister on Institutional Reforms and Austerity Dr Ishrat Hussain said on Wednesday that overseas Pakistanis are playing an important role in improving the socio-economic indicators of Pakistan through their contribution to the knowledge economy. He was addressing the launching of “Pakistan Migration[…]

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Feb

ASER: good news on learning, equity and gender equality

By Baela Raza Jamil Published in The Express Tribune on February 18, 2020 The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) Pakistan has become the barometer on children’s learning. It provides a benchmark to all concerned on how well our children are learning. The ASER is a solid symbol of the socially responsible citizens of Pakistan. More than[…]