Category Archives: Economy

Its not easy to make the “true” choice

It was a clear case of bashing. Rina Saeed Khan (RSK), an acitvitist for clean and renewable energy has always written commendable pieces about integrating economic development with environment but never before her piece invited such scathing comments as now. … Continue reading

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Sustainia – An Example to Emulate

Recently, I spent sometime following the initiatives and reports of  Sustainia, a Denmark based NGO that has been providing a vibrant and unique platform for promoting and supporting sustainable living in Denmark and beyond. Since coming across this organisation during … Continue reading

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Fossil Free Energy – Lessons from Danish Initiatives and Outcomes!

Pakistani media is abuzz with a cacophony of energy related investments and projects initiated by the government or sponsored by its allies like China, Russia, Turkey and the U.S to tackle the energy crisis. Understandably Pakistani government’s most of steps are … Continue reading

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Dial “G” for green

Since the early 2000s, Pakistan’s cellular industry has witnessed a tremendous growth. The critical importance of this industry can be judged by the fact that Pakistan has a tele density of over 70%. i.e over a 100 million users. For … Continue reading

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Business Duo in Control of the Cockpit: Would Pakistani Economy Fly High?

As Pakistani law makers vote to elect its 12th President,  I have at least two reasons for being excited: 1) its a great feeling of pride to see an alumnus of my alma mater, Institute Of Business Administration, Mr. Mamnoon … Continue reading

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Pakistan’s New Energy Policy: A Hope Worth Having!

Kudos to the Nawaz Sharif government for bringing out the country’s first National Energy Policy 2013-18. It is encouraging to note that the government has come up with a policy whose lack of it has made the country and its people … Continue reading

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