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Syed Mohibullah Shah

How PPP Missed The Boat

REALISING that the only sustainable solution to Pakistan`s deeprooted energy problems lies in large-scale coalbased power generation, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has put the 6,600MW power park, imported coal project in Gadani, Balochistan…

Rescuing Thar Coal

Even as Pakistan's energy woes worsened - causing industries to shutdown, piling miseries upon people - the cheap and abundant solution to its energy problems languished and seemed lost in the wilderness. Many years and billions of rupees…

Critical Disconnect

Left to themselves to compete in open global economy, Pakistani exporters have largely been fighting this battle by their own entrepreneurial skills – without meaningful support from relevant government agencies. True, that power outages…

Shock And Awe Of Power Outages

The riots over the worst-ever energy crisis and the destruction of property during these riots in several cities of the country have once again highlighted the consequences of neglect and mismanagement of the energy sector witnessed in…

Heading For Another Trap

Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows into Pakistan have been declining, even though worldwide FDI has been rising every year. The latest SBP report indicates that during first ten months of the current fiscal, FDI of only $ 563 million was…

If Integrity Is Missing

Three things are essential when you look for leadership qualities, says Warren Buffet, whose charity donations have crossed $30 billion although he still lives in the house he bought for 31,500 dollars in 1958: “Integrity, intelligence and…