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Year 2014 marked as year for Productivity and Quality by Government: Ahsan Iqbal

December 12, 2013 | General Business News

Islamabad, December 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): Emphasizing the need for boost in the economic performance of Pakistan, 2014 has been marked as the “Year for Productivity and Quality” by the Government. This was expressed by Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Planning, Development, …

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Sustainable Development Policy Institute organise seminar on sustainable ship recycling industry

October 28, 2013 | General Business News

Islamabad, October 28, 2013 (PPI-OT): Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) held a seminar on “Sustainable Ship recycling Industry” and also launched a research report “Pakistan Ship breaking Outlook: The Way Forward for a Green Ship-recycling Industry” here on Monday.

The

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Sustainable Development Policy Institute wants to bring Iran-Pakistan Pipeline in the spotlight

October 23, 2013 | General Business News

Islamabad, October 23, 2013 (PPI-OT): Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) launched its latest research report here on Wednesday, seeking to bring the Iran-Pakistan Pipeline in the spotlight, and aims to create a dialogue for re-evaluating Pakistan’s Energy Equation. The report

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Economic experts call upon newly elected government to align upcoming budget on priority agenda of macroeconomic stabilization

May 21, 2013 | General Business News

Islamabad, May 21, 2013 (PPI-OT): Economic experts have called upon the newly elected government to align upcoming budget on the priority agenda of macroeconomic stabilization, development and economic growth.

The experts were speaking at a pre-budget seminar titled ‘Agenda for …

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Pakistan’s first ever project to measure mercury pollution in air launched

March 6, 2013 | Misc.

Islamabad, March 06, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s first ever project to measure mercury pollution in the air was launched here on Wednesday.

The collaborative project started by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), European Environmental Bureau (EEB) and Zero Mercury Working Group …

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Experts urge increased bilateral trade between India and Pakistan

January 29, 2013 | General Business News

Islamabad, January 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): Experts at a roundtable discussion have urged increased bilateral trade between India and Pakistan and said that trade could be a catalyst for peace by enhancing bilateral relations, increasing economic growth and reducing poverty in …

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Trade within South Asia could be a catalyst for peace which can enhance bilateral relations

December 12, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, December 12, 2012 (PPI-OT): Trade within South Asia could be a catalyst for peace which can enhance bilateral relations, increase economic growth and reduce poverty in the region, said Khurram Dastgir Khan, MNA PMLN and while speaking at the …

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Donors’ pursuit of strategic agenda and conditions creates conflicts whereas recipient struggles with after effects of inappropriate strategy

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, September 25, 2012 (PPI-OT): Donors’ pursuit of strategic agenda and conditions creates conflicts whereas recipient struggles with after effects of the inappropriate strategy and waits for more aid to undertake expensive reforms, said Dr. Nadia Tahir, Associate Professor in …

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“Fifth South Asia Economic Summit” to discuss chronic economic challenges faced by South Asia

[ 0 ] September 3, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, September 03, 2012 (PPI-OT): “Fifth South Asia Economic Summit” to discuss chronic economic challenges faced by South Asia and find regional solutions to meet sustainable development goals in the region, said Dr. Vaqar, while briefing media on an upcoming …

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Experts discuss role of businesses in preventing conflicts

[ 0 ] August 31, 2012 | General Business News

Karachi, August 31, 2012 (PPI-OT): Experts from the civil society network, academia, and business community engaged in an active discourse on the role of businesses in bringing peace and preventing community conflicts. The discussion took place as a consultative meeting …

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Corporate sector needs to transform itself as socially responsible business entities for pro-poor growth, says Jahangir Khan Tareen

[ 0 ] July 3, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, July 03, 2012 (PPI-OT): Corporate sector needs to transform itself as socially responsible business entities for pro-poor growth and overall welfare of society, said Jahangir Khan Tareen, eminent politician and entrepreneur while chairing a consultation and report launch organized …

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PPI Original Text (PPI-OT) – Budget 2012-13 is a politically-motivated traditional annual exercise

[ 0 ] June 4, 2012 | General Business News

Islamabad, June 04, 2012 (PPI-OT): The budget 2012-13 is a politically-motivated traditional annual exercise which will have no positive impact on pro-poor growth and poverty reduction in the country. Experts said it during the ‘rapid assessment of budget 2012-13’ organized …

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