Naya Pakistan housing: construction starts in Islamabad 2

Government has started construction of low cost housing units in Islamabad under the prime minister’s vision of providing accommodation to the homeless low earning citizens. The government has arranged financing for the project by involving some non-profit organizations who would extend loans to the desiring persons. The NGOs have already […]


Dynamics of Oman Visions 2020 & 2040

Dr. Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan The SULTANATE OF OMAN, “Switzerland” of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has outperformed other regional countries in terms of GDP growth and economic sustainability during the current fiscal year. It has diverse natural beauties and fascinating human history. Once a middle-income economy heavily dependent on […]


Interview with H.E. Ahmed Rabei Ambassador of Palestine in Pakistan

By Dr. Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan 1. What are your futuristic views/expectations about Palestine State de- jure/de-facto sovereignty to full independence in the days to come? We are still rigorously working to achieve that specific goal. In the past, we were succeeded to accomplish many goals in this direction, including […]


National savings reduce profit rates from January 2020

Profit rates on national saving schemes have been decreased effective from 1st January 2020. Below are new profit rates; Click here: Defense saving certificates profit rates effective from January 2020; Click here: Bahbood saving certificates profit rates effective from January 2020 Click here: Special saving certificates profit rates effective from […]


UAE’s Artificial Intelligence Strategies and Pursuits

Dr. Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan We are living in the era of digitalization, automation and innovation wherein, Artificial Intelligence (AI) plays a vital role. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the real champion of artificial intelligence (AI) which is indeed re-shaping its economy, governance, society, education, housing sector and services […]


Pak rupee exchange rates 28-10-2019

Following are Pakistan rupee open market exchange rates against major currencies at close on 28th October 2019. CURRENCY LOW RATE HIGH RATE US$ (Interbank) 155.85 156.35 US$ (Open Market) 155.70 156.20 Saudi Riyal 41.37 41.60 UAE Dirham 42.43 42.60 EURO 172.00 173.00 UK Pound 199.00 200.50 Japanese Yen 1.42 1.45 […]