July 6: The Business Recorder reported that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Resident Representative, Esther Perez Ruiz has said that Pakistan needs proactive policies – exchange rate flexibility, efficient allocation of resources, elimination of untargeted subsidies, and creating a conducive business environment in the country to realise the export potential. Read more I
Pakistan, China committed to expanding CPEC — ministry
September 29: China and Pakistan are committed to expanding the scope of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to include new areas of cooperation, such as water resources management, climate change and tourism, The News reports.
Pakistan's plan to expel illegal Afghan migrants alarms UN
September 29: Pakistan's caretaker Foreign Minister Jalil Abbas Jilani confirmed Thursday that his government has decided to force out all Afghans and other foreign nationals living unlawfully in the country, Voice of America reports.