Tag: World Bank

Pakistan seeks rescheduling of $27b bilateral debt

Dar rules out the possibility of a default on Pakistan's debt, an extension of the maturity date on bonds due in December or a renegotiation of Pakistan's current IMF programme

Floods to drag up to 9 million Pakistanis into poverty: World Bank

Report predicts Pakistan’s economy is expected to grow by only 2 percent in the current fiscal year ending June 2023

World Bank assures full support to Pakistan’s economic reforms

The World Bank has assured full support in future to implement the projects funded by the institution and the economic reforms in the country.The...

$2 billion added to the ongoing IMF programme

Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have agreed to extend the bailout programme up to one year and increase the loan by $2...

World Bank says sustaining recovery requires addressing structural weaknesses of economy

The World Bank has lauded Pakistan's efforts and said that the country enjoyed a strong recovery and grew 5.6 per cent in FY21 following...

World Bank forecasts Pakistan’s growth at 4.3

The World Bank has forecast Pakistan's economic growth at 4.3 per cent in the current financial year stating that the latest energy subsidies announced...

World Bank approves $435m for three projects in Pakistan

The World Bank has approved $435 million in financing for three projects in Pakistan that would expand access to housing finance, particularly for low-income...

Balancing Geopolitics & Geoeconomics

Pakistan will have to work deftly on both the economic and political fronts to secure its place in the new global order


The course of US-Pakistan relations will be determined by some clear-cut policy options

Ever-Tightening Squeeze

Despite an increase in economic activity and high foreign exchange reserves, the Pakistani rupee has plunged to record lows and the stock market has taken a beating. So the question is: Why? How do key business leaders view the situation? What is the mood of the moment?



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