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    • Falling exports can result in another IMF loan: PEW May 8, 2017
      Click here to View Printed Statement Currency should not be devalued to support exports The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday said exports, investment and remittances continue to fall hitting forex reserves which will result in another IMF loan. Continued fall in exports since three years despite efforts of the government and private sector will […]
    • Thar coal best solution to overcome energy crisis: PEW May 1, 2017
      Click here to View Printed Statement Differences over KBD in Indian interest The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Monday said Thar coal is the best and cheapest solution to overcome chronic energy crisis in the country. Difference over Kalabagh dam are against the national interests and in the interest of India that wants to destabilise […]
    • Unnecessary secrecy on CPEC hitting national interests: PEW April 25, 2017
      Click here to View Printed Statement The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Monday said unnecessary secrecy on economic corridor is against the national interests as it is harassing the business community. Government should trust its subjects and divulge full details of the project so that local and foreign investors can participate in it, it said. […]
    • Govt asked to reform SBP, PSEs: PEW April 17, 2017
      Click here to View Printed Statement Central bank should autonomous The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday said government should provide autonomy to the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and install professional management in the bleeding Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) to guarantee economic revival. PSEs have not been reformed despite the promises made by the […]
    • Lifting ban on gas connections questioned: PEW April 14, 2017
      Click here to View Printed Statement Customers not enthusiastic about imported gas The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Thursday questioned decision of the Cabinet to lift ban on new domestic and industrial gas connections terming it a flawed decision. The decision has raised questions about the LNG policy and the efficiency of the power sector, […]