Chairman of Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Capital Office, Qurban Ali Sunday said that FPCCI would arrange to offer a comprehensive development plan for modernizing the industrial sector in the country. The transfer of technology from developed economies, promotion of e-commerce, value addition in the agriculture sector and also to introduce… Continue reading FPCCI plans to modernize country’s industrial sector: Qurban Ali
Chairman CPEC Authority Lt. Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa Tuesday said the earth breaking in Rashakai Special Economic Zone under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would be held soon. PM Imran Khan launched Rashakai’s CPEC linked Special Economic zone on September 14, 2020. This he said during a meeting with Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser… Continue reading Earth breaking in Rashakai Economic Zone to be held soon: Asim Bajwa
Gulraiz Khan, CEO Secure Logistic Group (SLG) sat down with Editor Global Village Space to reflect on Pakistan’s logistic challenges; he explains why this industry has not grown, what government can do and how this underdeveloped, unregulated, fragmented sector is being affected by the arrival of CPEC. He was once a soldier at the country’s… Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Secure Logistics CEO Gulraiz Khan reflects on Pakistan’s logistic challenges
China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is heralded as a ‘game-changer’ with the potential to transform the economy of Pakistan into a regional manufacturing hub. Although the intensity at which its potential is celebrated may have dampened with time, the economic potential of this corridor continues to exist. CPEC-related projects involve enhancing transportation infrastructure, energy, development… Continue reading CPEC: Once a game-changer, always a game-changer?
Prime Minister Imran Khan recently said that Pakistan’s economy was on the right track since country’s current account balance – the difference between government’s foreign receipts and payments – recorded a surplus $424 million in July 2020. Pakistan has gone through this boom and bust cycles many times before; that is, an import-driven boom, balance… Continue reading Pakistan’s way forward out of recurring economic crises