economic crisis in pakistan


Brace yourself for the coming banking collapse-By Shahid Javed Burki

WHEN I raised the possibility that a banking crisis could happen a couple of years ago I was told that the banking system was healthy.   This conversation took place when the former Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan visited Washington and addressed the Woodrow Wilson Center for International […]


Pakistan’s vision of economic progress

By DR A. Z. HILALI   After 1857 the remnants of the Mughal empire were dismantled, and 500 years of Muslim supremacy on the Indian subcontinent came to an end. The rise of British empire become a watershed for the Muslims because the British imperialist undertook the genocide of Muslims […]


Reviving Pakistan’s economy —Masood Ahmed

More financing is urgently needed to strengthen Pakistan’s resilience to potential shocks, help finance the expanded social safety net, and allow for higher spending on development programmes


Islamabad: Businessmen, Overseas Pakistanis urged to open dollar account 2

By Myra Imran A group of concerned citizens has urged the business community and overseas Pakistanis to open a new dollar account in Pakistan starting with an amount of at least $1,000 to help the government cope with the prevailing financial crisis.