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Pakistan: A Land of Opportunity?

Opportunity Pakistan Report by i-genius commission on social entrepreneurship: In September 2013, fifteen people (Commissioners) from Austr…

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1 Nov 7, 2014
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Pakistan Education Emergency

Earlier this year, a Pakistani government commission on education found that public funding for education has been cut from 2.5% of GDP in…

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4 Nov 4, 2014
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Ireland Wants Indian and Pakistani Physicians to Fill 4600 Jobs

Ireland is looking to India and Pakistan to deal with its doctor shortage, according to Irish Times: About 4,600 junior doctors are needed…

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3 Jun 30, 2014
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Pak vs Zim Live Match Scorecard 31st Aug 2013

Get Zimbabwe vs Pakistan 3rd ODI Live Scorecard. Zimbabwe will take on Pakistan in Pakistan in Zimbabwe ODI Series. Zimbabwe vs Pakistan 3r…

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0 Aug 30, 2013

Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 1st T20 live score 23rd Aug 2013

Pakistan (PAK) vs (ZIM) Zimbabwe 1st T20 live Match will be played on Friday, August 23, 2013. According to Pakistan Standard Times the mat…

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1 Aug 23, 2013
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Access to Electricity in Pakistan

Here's a BR report on "phenomenal" progress on electrification in Pakistan: Pakistan has made substantial progress in electrification both…

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3 Jun 9, 2013
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Aalu Anday- Pakistan's Protest Music

Here's a Times of India story on "Aalu Anday", a satirical music video gone viral on Youtube: NEW DELHI: When the music video of "Aalu And…

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1 Mar 4, 2013
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Pakistan's Voting Record: How Does Pakistan Vote at the United Nations?

Does US aid to Pakistan buy its vote at the UN? The answer is a resounding NO!!! India votes at UN with the US more often than Pakistan, a…

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1 Dec 5, 2012
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Nature Magazine on Pakistan's Higher Education Reform 2002-2008

Despite the problems, science has been flourishing in Karachi and other Pakistani cities, thanks to an unprecedented investment in the coun…

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0 May 21, 2012

Pakistan Economy

The Planning Commission has been charged with developing growth policy and managing the Public Sector Development Program (PSDP). The Frame…

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0 Jan 11, 2012

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    Modi Government Planted Spyware in Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan's Smartphone

    Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has been the target of the Modi government's cyber attacks, according to a recently released Project Pegasus report.  The Indian government has neither confirmed nor denied the report.  The focus of the report is the use of the Israeli-made spyware by about  a dozen governments to target politicians, journalists and activists. The users of the Pegasus software include governments of  Bahrain, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, India, Mexico, Hungary, Azerbaijan, Togo…

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    Posted by Riaz Haq on July 19, 2021 at 8:30am — 3 Comments

    Pakistan's Demographic Dividend: Record Remittances From Overseas Workers

    Pakistan has received nearly $30 billion in worker remittances in fiscal year 2020-21, according to the State Bank of Pakistan. This is a new record representing about 10% of the country's gross domestic product (GDP). This money helps the nation cope with its perennial current account deficits. It also provides a lifeline for millions of Pakistani families who use the money to pay for food,…

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    Posted by Riaz Haq on July 13, 2021 at 10:30am — 6 Comments

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