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[...]Read More
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[...]Read More
It Is Not The Pakistani Businesses Hurting Pakistan As Much As The Multi Nationals When It Comes To Our Foreign Reserves.
It is a fashion these days to blame the Pakistani businessmen for hurting our foreign reserves by being import dependent businesses. Every channel, every economic analyst, every genius Anchor keeps harping on how are dollar reserves are going down. How imports have increased tremendously during the previous 8 years. How an important dependent economy can[...]Read More
A better question that should be asked before asking “ Why is rupee fluctuating ?” is, Why do currencies fluctuate ? Day in day out, around the world, 195 countries, exactly 180 currencies, life goes on 24 hours a day so does the fluctuations in the respective 180 currencies. You only hear about a few[...]Read More
We use the right gun but shoot the wrong target. This has been a Pakistani trait for ages when it comes to governance. In the time of Bhutto sahib, we nationalized something that grows a country and its revenues, its economy. The worst move in my opinion or in the opinion of anyone who has[...]Read More
My Reply To Mr. Ishaq Dar’s Article In The Daily Times. The Financial Artist Who Painted A Spray Can Graffiti And Called It A Picasso.
“Denial (the Nile) is not just a river in Egypt”. This jovial saying of decades was purposely coined, I feel, for our beloved Ex-Finance Minister who loved himself more than he loved the economy of Pakistan. Months after his self imposed exile based on self declared health issues, the financial health of Pakistan is more[...]Read More