The Biggest Hurdle To Start Up Funding In Pakistan Is………

Hundred start up events a year. Thousands of young energetic and innovative founders running from pillar to post to raise funds. Incubators renting spaces or running on foreign funding. Government funded facilities giving a break to new ideas with small funding which runs out after a few months. Greatest of ideas being killed and hundreds[...]
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Pakistan Does Not Have Jobs. Really ?

For the past 2 months we at eCademy.pk are trying to fill in about 12 positions in the field of technology, digital marketing, business development, and programming. The quality of resumes and the quality of candidates that we are receiving is a sorry state of affairs. My heart bleeds partly for what these educational institutions[...]
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THEY Take Loans To Educate Themselves, WE Take Loans To Build Roads.

Imagine if someone offers a Pakistani young person, a loan to buy a car or a credit card, but that young person refuses both credit facilities and asks for a loan to educate himself at a university of his choice. Well, welcome to America. This is exactly what is happening in America since 2006. Since[...]
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Why Tax Amnesty Schemes Fail In Countries Like Pakistan ?

There are three reasons for any Tax Amnesty scheme in the world. Financial, Political and Technical. Financial is very obvious to all. Whenever a country is going through a crisis, it becomes necessary to collect taxes. In a severe time of crisis, government considers any amount of collection a blessing. Tax Amnesties during the times[...]
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Who Attacked Pulwama ? The Answer Is In These Questions

Less bullets flew around in World War II than the allegations flying around after the Pulwama attack. Media, specially the social side of it, on one hand has given the power to the people to air their opinions and on the other hand it has let a thousand canons loose in all directions. Patriotism on[...]
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Is IMF Going To Solve All Our Problems?

A better question keeping the title of this article in mind would be, “Should IMF Solve Our Problems ?” And the answer is NO. We should. If I compile the number of articles I have written over my lifetime about The International Monetary Fund, It would be a book. Same story line, same pre funding[...]
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