June 5, 2009

Obama’s speech in Cairo

Good afternoon. I am honoured to be in the timeless city of Cairo and to be hosted by two remarkable institutions. For over a thousand years, Al-Azhar has had stood as a beacon of Islamic learning. And for over a century, Cairo University has been a source of Egypt’s advancement. Together, you represent the harmony between tradition and progress.

I’m grateful for your hospitality and the hospitality of the people of Egypt. And I’m also proud to carry with me the good will of the American people and a greeting of peace from Muslim communities in my country: Assalam-o-Alaikum. Read More »Obama’s speech in Cairo

Overview of the State Bank of Pakistan’s Third Quarterly Report for Fiscal Year 2009

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1.1 Overview: As the year progressed, it became clearer that economic performance of the country would remain weak in FY09. A moderation in economic growth was expected and embedded in a lower growth target for FY09, but developments during the first four months of the fiscal year made it obvious that even this lower growth target would be difficult to achieve.Read More »Overview of the State Bank of Pakistan’s Third Quarterly Report for Fiscal Year 2009