Tag: SBP

No fresh borrowings from SBP, clarifies finance ministry

The Ministry of Finance has clarified that there had been no fresh borrowings by the government from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP).“In fact,...

Autonomous or Unaccountable? 

A widely recognised principle of corporate governance is that one individual should not simultaneously hold the important offices of chief executive officer and chairperson of the board of directors of the same corporation

Tightening Liquidity

Notwithstanding the recently enhanced autonomy of the SBP, the financial system stability is a major common interest for both the central bank and the Ministry of Finance.

PTI has given ‘dictatorial powers’ to SBP governor: Miftah Ismail

Former finance minister Miftah Ismail is of the opinion that the incumbent government instead of strengthening the State Bank of Pakistan has given ‘dictatorial...

Opposition’s Great Dilemma

Has the die been cast in favour of the opposition parties – the PML-N and the PPP – and Imran Khan and his PTI really on their last leg?

Is the new SBP law good for Pakistan?

Narratives asked three top experts to give their views on this month’s Big Question.

‘SBP likely to keep policy rates unchanged’

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is likely to keep the interest rates unchanged at 9.75 per cent when the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)...

‘Pakistan is now well set for a major digital evolution’

Governor State Bank of Pakistan Reza Baqir has stated that with major digital enablers and fundamental components of a digital economy in place, Pakistan...

Changing Course?

The PTI government may have to undertake major policy changes to cope with an impending crisis

Opportunities Ahead

Several factors come together to damage the performance of the PSX



اسٹیٹ بینک کی جانب سے سینکڑوں اشیاء کی درآمدات پر پابندی ختم

اسٹیٹ بینک نے سینکڑوں اشیاء کی درآمد پر 100...

آئی ایم ایف نے معاشی مشکلات کے شکار لبنان کو کیا وارننگ دی ہے؟

بین الاقوامی مالیاتی فنڈز کے وفد نے اربوں ڈالر...

Imran Khan, Red Lines and the Goliath

Despite heavy odds, Imran Khan’s popularity refuses to wane

AMAN 23: Opportunities & Significance

Pakistan Navy has been conducting a multinational naval exercise AMAN since 2007. The 8th edition of this biennial event also features the first Pakistan Int’l Maritime Expo & Conference

The Dividends of Trust

Pakistan faces digital vulnerability and cybersecurity, rapid inflation, debt crisis, possible state collapse, interstate conflict and terrorism as top risks for the next 24 months

Indian Terrorism & Kashmiri Women

India resorting to rape as a weapon of war in occupied Kashmiri