According to data released on Friday, consumer price index (CPI)-based inflation reached 21.3 percent on an annual basis in June 2022, up from an increase of 13.8 percent the previous month and 9.7 percent in June 2021, as rising commodity costs and a weaker rupee hurt the local economy.
Months after rolling over a USD 4.5 billion loan that was scheduled to be repaid this year, China has raced to help Pakistan once more by providing USD 2.5 billion in assistance to support the rapidly declining foreign exchange reserves of its cash-strapped all-weather partner.
Despite ongoing talks between Islamabad and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to recommence the USD 6 billion rescue package from the IMF, Pakistan is on the edge of bankruptcy as the country's economic status is facing a dismal future with no immediate bright outlook.
In order to increase revenue as it works to complete a bailout agreement with the International Monetary Fund, Pakistan presented a number of proposed new taxes across broad swaths of the economy, including an additional one-time "super" levy on large enterprises.
Entrepreneurship in Islam
Religiosity is an element that one envisions through his heart, his conscience's vibrations and his particular attitude. The religious beliefs of people impact their various facets of life along with their living standards.
A typical Mullah mindset always lied to us that poverty is the symbol of Prophets and it is wrong to be rich in Islam. Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said, "Prevent yourself from poverty as it takes you to the level of Shirk."
The art of effective communication stems from the understanding of the ideas being shared regardless of the mode, channels or the philosophy if it can be understood the job is done!
Starting a Business
Pakistan is producing some of the brightest minds and most innovative ideas, globally. The ready and cheap availability of a young and …
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Growing a Business
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It all started when I was in 7th grade. I always wanted to start my own business with my friends so we can be together for work and fun.
When I reflect upon my past it does not have any extraordinary element to it. I lived in a small-town Allahabad, Bahawalpur, and was never one of those children who knew their ambitions from a young age.
Story of RINSTRA goes back to 2007 when a group of Pakistani expatriates from USA started a volunteer organization called DICE - Distinguished Innovations, Collaboration and Entrepreneurship. Mission of DICE is to create a culture of innovation, entrepreneurship and indigenous products in Pakistan. In order to achieve this goal DICE has been working closely with academia, industry and government for the last 14 years and has established the largest innovation ecosystem across the country from Karachi to Chitral.
Writing is my passion and I have been writing since 2013 for various print and digital media platforms. In the beginning, everybody asked how I started the venture. Well, it’s a long debate. In 2013, I was doing Masters in Education, and at that time, I had no idea of writing blogs.