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Khurram Husain

Setting the record straight

We will know how much has changed in the Long-Term Plan for CPEC once it is made public. Updated May 18, 2017 07:48am

Power rackets

Expansion of the power sector plan, it turned out, was coming with a heftier price tag than what was originally Updated May 11, 2017 01:31am

Regulatory capture approaches

If Nepra couldn’t keep pace with the tariff petitions, it had more to do with our outmoded power-pricing regime than... Updated May 04, 2017 06:58am

Terror financing

In an environment as permissive as Pakistan’s, it is difficult to clamp down on illicit financial flows. Updated Apr 27, 2017 06:19am

Load-shedding and an election

Load-shedding is not the result of power shortages as much as it is the result of financial shortages and a Updated Apr 20, 2017 09:30am

Trading priorities

What our trade policy suffers from is too much strategic input, and not enough economic thinking. Published Apr 13, 2017 02:20am

Mystery of CPEC payments

It appears that power-generation machinery is landing at the port but the outgoing payments cannot be seen. Updated Apr 06, 2017 08:22am

Khanani gets 68 months in US prison

KARACHI: After spending more than a year in a Miami jail, money changer Altaf Khanani has been sentenced to 68 ... Updated Apr 04, 2017 07:52am

Reko Diq ruckus

“But this is a scandal of historic proportions.” Published Mar 30, 2017 02:53am

Sighting land

What will really happen once the SEZs are ready is something that will only be known by its effects. Updated Mar 23, 2017 08:14am

CPEC enclaves

What is the plan for these Special Economic Zones here in Pakistan? Will only the Chinese have access to them? Updated Mar 09, 2017 08:00am

Regulating the stock market

The message going out to brokers is ‘don’t play with money you don’t have, and don’t even think about gambling with... Published Mar 02, 2017 01:04am

So much for corruption

Malik Qayyum was the political football that got kicked around for two decades. Updated Feb 23, 2017 09:30am