Tag: IMF

PSX may hold 7-8 IPOs in 2019, says Shahid Ali Habib

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange may hold at least 7-8 Initial Public Offers (IPOs) in 2019 as there would be stability in the exchange...

Dollar hits Rs 142 in interbank market, government accepts IMF conditions

KARACHI: The US dollar on Friday touched Rs 142 against Pak rupee in the interbank market as the Finance Minister Asad Umer has finally...

Private investment to increase in Pakistan and Middle East: IMF Report

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in a recent report has said private investment should be encouraged in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and...

Pakistan has to restrict budget deficit at 5.1% of GDP, depreciate...

IMF linked bailout package with rupee depreciation, discount rate hike and other tough condition ISLAMABAD: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has demanded the Pakistani government...

Pakistan prepares a case to seek $7-$8bn from IMF

KARACHI: Pakistan has prepared a case for seeking around $7 to $8 billion from the Washington-based lending agency International Monetary Fund (IMF) and in...

Asad says Pakistan’s economic confidence boosts but IMF bailout still on...

  ISLAMABAD:  Finance Minister Asad Umer  Wednesday said that the economic crisis of the country has ended and the level of confidence has gone up. ...

Pakistan to play its role as mediator in Yemen-Saudi war, says...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will play its role as a mediator in war between Houthi rebels and Saudi Arabia-led alliance in Yemen, said Prime Minister Imran...

Govt economic measures revive business confidence at PSX

KARACHI: Fresh economic measures taken by the new government has revived the confidence of the investors at Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) who are now...

Economic experts avoid reaching IMF, seek assistance from friendly countries

ISLAMABAD: Spokesman on economy and energy issues Dr Farrukh Saleem has said that the government was trying to avoid going the International Monetary Fund...

Country’s FDI dips by 42% to $439.5m in July-Sept 2018

Total foreign investment declines by 60.1% to $254.3m KARACHI:  Direct Investment (DI) of the country declined by 42 per cent ($325.7m) in the first quarter...