Jul 282012
 

Gold Prices in PKR from January 1995 onward. Per Gram prices are aproximate. Prices are based on data from Index Mundi. Troy ounce= 31.1034 Grams Gold – Monthly Price (Pakistan Rupee per Troy ounce & per Gram) Month Price Troy ounce Change Price per gram Jan-95 11,705.85 – Rs. 376 Feb-95 11,663.14 -0.36% Rs.375 Mar-95 […]

May 022009
 

Following is the chart of rupee exchange rates against US dollar. It is interesting to see that between 2001 and 2007, the exchange rate remained almost the same but with the start of rise in oil prices and lawyers movement in Pakistan, the rupee totally collapsed.   In my personnel opinion, the major contributory factor in […]

Nov 262014
 
PAK-AFGHAN STRENTHENING RELATIONS

ALI SUKHANVER   In a move intended to mend shattering and tattering ties with the Unites States, the newly-elected Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and US Ambassador James Cunningham, signed the Bilateral Security Agreement known as ‘BSA’ this year on 30th September at the presidential palace in Kabul. The deal allows the US to leave a […]

Nov 232014
 

Pakistan Furniture Council (PFC) is all set to hold exclusively furniture expo from December 5th to December 7th at Expo Centre Johar Town, Lahore. The event named Interiors Pakistan Expo 2014 is aimed at introducing and promoting Pakistani furniture products and accessories locally as well as abroad. Various known furniture brands and interiors designers will […]

Nov 182014
 
Top Five Fuel Saving Cars in Pakistan

As the prices of fuel keep hiking- people look for fuel efficient cars that deliver quality at lower prices. We thus decided to line up cars based on their fuel mileage only. Here is the list of top 5 fuel saving cars that Carmudi has shortlisted according to their mileage:   Chevrolet Spark EV- 48 […]

Nov 172014
 
Vintage & Classic Car Club of Pakistan held a Vintage Car Show in Lahore

INH Automotive Specialists supported Pakistan’s biggest Vintage Car Rally Lahore: 17 November, 2014: INH Automotive Specialists, Pakistan’s biggest independent auto shop, supported the 5th Annual VCCCP Cross Country Rally 2014 through a Vintage Car Show. The all-day event was publicly hosted by Vintage & Classic Car Club of Pakistan from 11 AM to 5 PM […]

Nov 152014
 
Imran chases Nawaz in newly released 'Go Nawaz Go'

The Islamabad dharna-inspired online games continue to amuse in a country where political flavour makes its way into pretty much every avenue of life. A new game titled ‘Go Nawaz Go’ has been released on the Google App Store, featuring a bat-wielding Imran Khan chasing a Nawaz Sharif animation as it jumps over containers and barbed wire. […]

Nov 142014
 
Kaymu Entrepreneurship Initiative Launched Across Pakistan

PR Lahore: Kaymu.pk, an online marketplace, has launched the Kaymu Entrepreneurship initiative for youth all across Pakistan. Kaymu Entrepreneurship is an initiative intended to empower entrepreneurs by enabling them to create and operate a successful ecommerce store. Interested candidates can go to the ‘Kaymu Entrepreneurship’ Facebook page to apply for the program. Candidates will be […]

Nov 112014
 
UAE’s Travel & Tourism Sectors and Its Multiplier Socio-Economic Effects

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan United Arab Emirates is one of the hottest tourist’s attraction destinations not in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Middle East and North Africa (MENA) but also in the world. The success of its tourism and travel industry has already further diversified its macro-economy. According to official figures (2013-14) its contribution to […]

Nov 052014
 
STRANGE EXPECTATIONS

ALI SUKHANVER ‘If you expect the world to be fair with you because you are fair, it is like expecting the lion not to eat you because you don’t eat him’, says Shakespeare. Expectations play a very vital role in making our life hell or heaven. Expectations are in actual our desires and hopes that […]

Oct 312014
 
 THE CONTROVERSIAL NOBEL PRIZE FOR PEACE

ALI SUKHANVER  Just a few days back, David Swanson, a well known American journalist and a human rights activist penned down an article, ‘Again the Peace Prize Not for Peace.’ The topic of this article is awarding of the Nobel Prize for Peace to Malala Yusafzai and Kailash Satyarthi. He says in this article, ‘According […]

Oct 262014
 

Following a series of consultative seminars, the Lahore Vision-2035 document was presented at a ceremony held here on Saturday, envisioning sustainable development for the Punjab capital that is people-centric, environment-friendly, equitable and inclusive. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Centre for Public Policy and Governance (CPPG) of Forman Christian College and the […]

Oct 262014
 
ARE THE MUSLIMS LOSING THEIR STRENGTH?

PROFESSOR ALI SUKHANVER  Are we trying to disfigure the actual form and shape of the message of Islam; this question really becomes agonizingly painful to me whenever I try to go deep into Allama Iqbal’s concept of the Muslim Community; and this question compels me ponder over the other side of the picture. Allama Iqbal […]

Oct 242014
 
Kaymu Launches Android App in Pakistan

Kaymu.pk, an online marketplace, has launched its mobile app in Pakistan for Android users. The online shopping app is designed to provide a convenient platform for buyers and seller on the go. The app will further enhance user experience by bringing buying and selling to the fingertips of Kaymu’s users. Pakistan has over 130 million […]

Oct 222014
 
LUMS hosts Pakistan-India Trade Normalization Conference

 Lahore, 22 October 2014: The Department of Economics Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS) held a two day International Conference on Pakistan-India Trade Normalization Issues for the purpose of disseminating the findings of policy papers researched at LUMS over a period of two years. The event explored various aspects of Pakistan-India trade relations and examined […]

Oct 222014
 
Economics of Politics

Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan It is always economics, stupid but in case of Pakistan unfortunately, it is always dirty politics which decides the fate of its people. Ongoing political stalemate has resultant the cancellation of Chinese President Visit to Pakistan which is indeed a great set-back to our strategic interests consisting of energy, military, infrastructure, […]

Oct 172014
 
 THE CONTROVERTIAL NOBEL PRIZE FOR PEACE

ALI SUKHANVER  Just a few days back, David Swanson, a well known American journalist and a human rights activist penned down an article, ‘Again the Peace Prize Not for Peace.’ The topic of this article is awarding of the Nobel Prize for Peace to Malala Yusafzai and Kailash Satyarthi. He says in this article, ‘According […]

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