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Pakistan’s GDP to grow 1.3% in FY2021: World Bank

Pakistan’s GDP growth is expected to reach 1.3 percent in the fiscal year ending June 2021, according to a...

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Mar 31 · 1 min read >

Graduates of the KP Government Innovation Fellowship Program introduce new sustainable solutions and more

PESHAWAR – An online graduation ceremony was organized for the Fellows from the 6th cycle of the KP Government...

Mar 16 · 2 min read >

Pakistan has only 11 Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) per 100,000 people

According to the World Bank statistics, Pakistan has only 11 Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) per 100,000 people. Pakistan has...

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Feb 24 · 32 sec read >

Govt seeks loans worth $12bn from World Bank

The Government of Pakistan is looking forward to secure loans amounting to $12 billion from the World Bank over...

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Jan 26 · 1 min read >

Pakistan ranks 2nd in South Asia in terms of ease of starting a business: World Bank

Pakistan has improved its position in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Index for the second year in...

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Jan 15 · 1 min read >

World Bank predicts 0.5% growth for Pakistan’s economy in 2021 fiscal year

The World Bank’s latest report on the impact of the coronavirus on South Asian economies has predicted that Pakistan’s...

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Jan 6 · 1 min read >

HEC’s World Bank funding to be cancelled if Rs. 2.27b grant not approved

A supplementary grant worth Rs. 2.27 billion has been sought out by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan...

Dec 30 · 44 sec read >

PM Imran Khan signs letter on trilateral train project with Afghanistan & Uzbekistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan signed a letter today for a joint approach with Afghanistan and Uzbekistan for asking international...

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Dec 29 · 1 min read >

World Bank provides an additional $304 million loan for development of Punjab

The World Bank (WB) has just approved a loan of $304 million for the Punjab Resource Improvement and Digital...

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Dec 17 · 44 sec read >

Pakistan’s external public debt has grown by 6%, says new EAD report

Pakistan’s total external public debt stood at $77.9 billion as of June 30, 2020, compared to $73.4 billion a...

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Dec 14 · 1 min read >

Pakistan to receive $300 million from the World Bank for the health sector and natural disaster planning

In a meeting on Tuesday, the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a $300 million-dollar financial scheme for...

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Dec 9 · 1 min read >

Pakistan among top 5 countries with highest investment commitments: World Bank

A new World Bank report sheds light on the boost in investment activity within the Pakistani ecosystem. Entitled Private...

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Dec 5 · 1 min read >