Nobody in Pakistan remembers a budget presented by the government and hailed by its political opposition as fair, good and in the interests of the common man. Budgets are always traditionally rejected as ‘anti-people’ in Pakistan.
June 27, 2019
From the outset of his political campaign, Imran Khan focused on three themes: corruption, justice and the welfare state.
June 11, 2019
For the past forty years, Pakistan has endured a bad economy. Structurally, things were never as bad as at the beginning of the transition to democracy in 1988, but they have progressively become worse under several political parties and military regimes.
May 11, 2019
Three constants exist in the frayed relationship between Imran Khan’s Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party that assumed power at the center for the first time last year — and opposition parties that have ruled Pakistan for the better part of forty years.
April 11, 2019
For more than a decade, Pakistan’s economy has been in decline, reflecting a pattern of fiscal deficit which has led to heavy borrowing, a widening gap between imports and exports, and a slow-down in revenue. A number of domestic problems have compounded this downward spiral.
April 05, 2019