Category: Business

PM Shehbaz Asks Karachi Businessmen to Devise Plan for $1Bn Saudi Investment

Pakistani PM Shehbaz Sharif on Friday asked Karachi businessmen to devise a plan for an…

Saudi Stock Market Brief: Weekending May 20, 2022

By Ghiasuddin, JEDDAH: Oil prices went further up. WTI price increased by 6.14%  and Brent…

Massive Surge in Imports and Consumption ‘Accelerate’ Pak Economy Growth Rate to 6Pct

Pakistan’s economic growth rate accelerated to 6% during the last year of PTI-led govt. –…

Saudi Aramco Weighs IPO of Trading Arm. IPO could be worth more than $30bln.

ZAWYA Reports: Saudi Aramco is weighing an IPO of its trading division Aramco Trading Co.,…

Pakistan’s first digital bank among startups to join Abu Dhabi’s Hub71

The new cohort already raised more than Dh231 million in funding: It includes Pakistan’s first…

What Kind of Financial Asset is Bitcoin?

Is it money? Digital gold? A tech stock? Recent events shed some light on the…

The Energy Deal That Probably Toppled Imran Khan

Former (ousted) Premier Imran Khan’s trip to Russia in March, and his 3-hour long meet…

Saudi Stock Market -After Eid Holidays

Saudi Stock Market lost 898.57 points (6.52%) in a week after the Eid Holidays; Investors …

5 Point Economic Plan

Yousuf Nazar @YousufNazar on Twitter discusses his 5 point economic plan:#1. Increase gasoline prices, remove…

US Dollar and Russian Ruble

Putin’s Decision to Shoot for Gold Could Move Global Energy Trade Away From the Dollar….

Circular Migration To and From: ‘Wheel and Come Again’

Colin Grant at Lapham’s Quarterly: Today almost as many Caribbeans reside overseas than live at…

The Economist Who Believes That Human Ingenuity Will Save the World

Oded Galor’s ‘Sapiens’-like history of civilization predicts a happy ending for humanity. But should we…