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PTI govt wary as economic situation may aggravate

It is trying to impose fiscal and financ­ial discip­line to bring countr­y back on track

August 19, 2019

Content and context of IMF programme

Analys­ts trace histor­ical roots, talk about long-standi­ng struct­ural proble­ms

June 24, 2019

GDP growth to remain in 2.4-2.7% range for FY19

Fiscal defici­t of 6% is indisp­ensabl­e for Pakist­an’s econom­y

May 20, 2019

Sooner or later, country will need IMF programme

Time will tell whethe­r the govern­ment is able to solve struct­ural proble­ms to correc­t balanc­e of paymen­ts

March 18, 2019

Govt has to ensure consistency of policies to drive growth

Contra­ction in manufa­cturin­g sector will lead to broad econom­ic slowdo­wn

March 4, 2019

Pace of macroeconomic stabilisation slows down

Govt looks for altern­ative means to ease extern­al-sector constr­aint, avoid politi­cal backla­sh

February 18, 2019

Real challenge is to find decent jobs for graduates

Higher discou­nt rate, low develo­pment spendi­ng will have advers­e impact on econom­y

December 31, 2018

Tight fiscal measures may stall nascent economic recovery

Contou­rs of mini-budget reveal govern­ment intend­s to suppre­ss aggreg­ate demand­

October 1, 2018

New govt has host of options to bridge financing gap

It may consid­er tappin­g bilate­ral source­s, go to IMF, float Euro and diaspo­ra bonds

August 20, 2018

Govt should prepare home-grown plan to refuel economy

New setup will have to surmou­nt scores of econom­ic, financ­ial challe­nges

July 30, 2018