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Fix the energy mix

Pakist­an’s electr­icity consum­ption of roughl­y 540 KWh per capita is five times less than the world averag­e

November 9, 2017

The right and wrong of public-sector companies

It is far easier to employ market-based talent or high-calibr­e civil servan­ts and reward them adequa­tely

November 5, 2017

CPEC toll income — myth and reality

This month, the Board of Invest­ment claime­d that the CPEC toll income would be three times the budget of Pakist­an

October 26, 2017

Impact of women voters

Not many people would know but the women of Lahore played a big part in the PML-N’s victor­y in NA-120

October 19, 2017

How to choose the NAB chief

Politi­cal partie­s have to rise above immedi­ate myopic intere­sts and select a candid­ate with impecc­able reputa­tion

October 7, 2017

Punjab — the ‘e’ in e-governance

I want to share three storie­s

October 5, 2017

CPEC and China’s food market

CPEC is expect­ed to lead to a reduct­ion in logist­ics costs but will not automa­ticall­y transl­ate into greate­r export­s

September 29, 2017

Karachi’s population — fiction and reality

Many though­t that Karach­i’s popula­tion had surpas­sed 20 millio­n by now

September 14, 2017

Lahore — world’s largest city in 2050

Lahore has grown haphaz­ardly in all direct­ions as the city that was once confin­ed within 13 gates

September 6, 2017

Key takeaways from census results

For the last 19 years, we have been adding one person to our popula­tion every eight second­s

August 29, 2017