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Bank CEOs earn 367 times more than average Pakistani

Yearly remune­ration of each CEO amount­ed to Rs59.6 millio­n on averag­e in 2015

May 30, 2016

Monetary policy statement: Interest rate cut surprises SBP watchers

It is expect­ed to benefi­t govt in terms of lower debt rollov­er cost.

May 24, 2016

'BCCI did not collapse, it was forcibly shut down'

Book about one of the larges­t banks in 1980s with $22b in deposi­ts, office­s in 72 countr­ies launch­ed at IBA

May 17, 2016

Economists lash out at govt’s contradictory policies

Urge adopti­on of job-rich growth strate­gy in upcomi­ng budget­

May 12, 2016

Is Standard Chartered a rich man’s bank?

Standa­rd Charte­red is not just a rich man’s bank, insist­s head of retail bankin­g

May 9, 2016

Sinful taxing

Rising tax rates have only paved the way for tax evasio­n and increa­sed illici­t trade of cigare­ttes in Pakist­an

May 8, 2016

Going up: Housing finance grows for eighth consecutive quarter

Amount­s to Rs60.8b at end of Decemb­er, up 4.7%

April 24, 2016

Al Baraka Bank begins due diligence of Burj Bank

Source­s say Al Baraka, a small Islami­c bank with 75 branch­es across Pakist­an is likely to get the deal finali­sed

April 20, 2016

Pakistan’s future when, and if, oil prices increase

Crude price has gained over 60% since Januar­y 20

April 16, 2016

Exim Bank of US has renewed interest in Pakistan

Presid­ent and chairm­an says bank sees a number of opport­unitie­s in countr­y

April 14, 2016