Rising from recession

By Reza Baqir Published in DAWN on August 28, 2022 AN economic recession is generally bad news. However, the anticipated recession in the United States may do more good — rather than bad — to emerging markets such as ours that are heavily dependent on commodity imports and external financing. Markets have become increasingly concerned in recent […]



Freelancers earn $400 million in FY22

By Usman Hanif Published in The Express Tribune on August 24, 2022 KARACHI:  Pakistani freelancers attracted export remittances of nearly $400 million in fiscal year 2022. Experts have suggested educating the youth about this sector to accelerate growth in the tech-enabled gig market. The self-employed persons attracted export remittances of nearly $400 million in financial year 2021-22[…]

Fiscal performance in 2021-22

By Waqar Masood Khan Published in Business Recorder on August 24, 2022 The results of fiscal operations for 2021-22 have been released. It is a spectacle of one of the worst fiscal outcomes in the country’s history. A great deal about it was already speculated based on Revised Estimates at the time of the budget, yet the[…]