By Mubarak Zeb Khan ISLAMABAD: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said unemployment rate is likely to increase in Pakistan owing to steep decline in foreign direct investment and remittances during the current fiscal year. ‘Unemployment is already high, and economic slowdown is likely to raise it further,’ said IMF […]
LAHORE: Small investors should enter the capital market through mutual funds to mitigate risk and take advantage of qualified expert advice for better returns. This was stated by the National Investment Trust chairman, Tariq Iqbal Khan, while briefing reporters on the capital market and the role of mutual funds […]
Dr Samiullah Koreshi Blasts at Lahore, Peshawar have again raised the question who is responsible for these acts? The obvious reply is the Taliban and Rahman Malik has attributed it to a Taliban reaction to the Swat operation, which is hitting them hard and putting them on the run. Rehman […]
* Military spokesman says most Swat Taliban appear to have fled after initially putting up stiff resistance While the military proclaimed another victory in Swat on Saturday, Pakistan found itself confronting a new battlefront – a bombing campaign in the country’s cities.
* CRS says Islamabad now has deeply buried storage and launch facilities, air defences around strategic sites, and concealment steps Pakistan may have developed a second-strike capability and nuclear parity with India, a US Congressional report has suggested. “‘Pakistan has reportedly addressed issues of survivability through second strike […]