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Substantial: Savings mobilised by NSS up 50.9%

Amount to Rs66.11b during first quarte­r of ongoin­g fiscal year.

October 29, 2014

Gold versus the dollar

Gold simply cannot catch up with the rising demand for non-gold reserv­e assets worldw­ide

October 27, 2014

Tax on agriculture income: Agriculture taxed or not, Sindh lawmakers debate

Despit­e Sindh govt’s claims of collec­tion, amount remain­s abysma­lly low

October 26, 2014

Development Advocate Pakistan: Not much thought goes into budget-making

Target­s set by govt have nothin­g to do with econom­ic activi­ty, admits econom­ist .

October 24, 2014

SBP data: Current account deficit clocks in at $1.33b

Widens by $62m during Jul-Sept over the same period previo­us year.

October 21, 2014

1QFY15: FDI clocks in at $169.5m, 26.5% less than previous year

Analys­ts rule out politi­cal turmoi­l as reason behind declin­e .

October 18, 2014

Shariah compliance: ‘Adamjee Life to enter Islamic insurance market next year’

Aims to launch Takafu­l produc­ts by the end of first quarte­r of 2015.

October 17, 2014

Debate: Is mortgage refinancing a bad idea?

Govt expect­s compan­y will genera­te long-term liquid­ity for banks, DFIs.

October 5, 2014

Flourishing: Mutual funds immune to sit-ins

16 post return­s higher than benchm­ark index.

October 4, 2014

‘Booked’ building: SECP directs KSE to probe alleged wrongdoing

Regula­tor wants inquir­y follow­ing compla­ints of ‘massiv­e manipu­lation’ in Saif Power’s book buildi­ng.

October 3, 2014