June 9: Bloomberg reported Pakistan’s government will present a carefully-knitted together budget for the next financial year as it looks to balance boosting stuttering economic growth with the tough conditions imposed by the International Monetary Fund to revive a bailout program. Read more I
PM Kakar criticises West for dismissing India's 'reality' for 'economic, strategic reasons'
September 22: GEO News reported Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar has voiced Pakistan's disapproval of Western nations' failure to acknowledge the "reality" regarding New Delhi's right-wing leadership. Read more I
‘Anti-aircraft guns in Kacha areas’ spark aviation concerns
September 22: The Express Tribune reported pictures of outlaws brandishing anti-aircraft weaponry in the riverine areas of Sindh making the rounds on social media have created a serious situation for the aviation sector officials, who are moving swiftly to placate the global flyers. Read more I
Faulty refrigeration system blamed for UAE meat ban
September 22: DAWN reported A faulty refrigeration system of the shipping line has been blamed for the fungus detected in the fresh chilled meat shipment of a Pakistani company to the United Arab Emirates that prompted the Gulf state to ban imports, at least for the time being, and bringing a bad name to Pakistan. Read more I