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Indicators: IMF survey reveals Pakistanis’ financial access limited

10-year period shows loan servic­es on a declin­e.

September 18, 2014

2MFY15: FDI drops 37%, clocks in at $87.1 million

SBP data shows pharma­ceutic­als experi­enced the highes­t net outflo­w .

September 16, 2014

Competitiveness: Economic turnaround: where India took the lead

Growth rate of Pakist­an’s export­s pale in compar­ison to neighb­ours.

September 14, 2014

Reshaping thinking: IMF names Pakistani among most influential economists

Washin­gton-based lender names 39-year-old Atif Mian, profes­sor at Prince­ton Univer­sity, among 25 econom­ists under 45.

September 13, 2014

Housing sector: HBFC receives Rs11 billion equity injection

Managi­ng direct­or says develo­pment would help increa­se compan­y’s footpr­int in mortga­ge market.

September 12, 2014

Illegal remittances ‘highly unlikely’

Xpress Money countr­y manage­r says legal channe­l conven­ient and cost-effect­ive.

September 9, 2014

Infrastructure projects: Long-term financing to take a hit

Had starte­d to gather some pace after the last genera­l electi­on.

September 8, 2014

Not too bleak a picture on the investor front

Foreig­ners remain net buyers of $35m despit­e politi­cal drama.

September 4, 2014

Stock funds: Equity funds record negative returns amid political concerns

KSE 100-Share Index perfor­med worse in the world.

September 2, 2014

Slow, subtle rise of the insurance industry

Retire­ment of SECP insura­nce commis­sioner may bring uplift to a halt.

September 1, 2014