AGAHI AWARDS Celebrates Journalism Integrity

Pakistan’s most credible journalists recognized for their work at the annual AGAHI Awards in more than 40 categories. ARY News Wins the Favorite News Channel of the Year, Waseem Badami Wins the Favorite Current Affairs Anchor (male) and Aysha Buksh as Favorite Current Affairs Anchor (female) for 2016 in the...

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DAWN Reports: ‘Dip in regulator’s effectiveness rating’

‘Dip in regulator’s effectiveness rating’ MUBARAK ZEB KHAN PUBLISHED MONDAY, 10 October 2016 http://www.dawn.com/news/1289168/dip-in-regulators-effectiveness-rating  THE Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan rejects the World Economic Forum report shows that a steep decline in the rating of the corporate sector’s regulator. The SECP’s regulatory effectiveness slipped from 55th position in the year...

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The Express Tribune Reports: Global Competitiveness Report – SECP accused of trying to coerce WEF partner

Global Competitiveness Report: SECP accused of trying to coerce WEF partner By Shahbaz Rana Published: October 3, 2016 http://tribune.com.pk/story/1192548/global-competitiveness-report-secp-accused-trying-coerce-wef-partner/ PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) allegedly pressured the local partner of the World Economic Forum (WEF) to change its results after the influential global survey showed a...

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The Nation Reports: Country shows extraordinary recovery on economic front

Country shows extraordinary recovery on economic front Date: 29.09.2016 Link: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2016-09-29/page-8 LAHORE – Pakistan has shown some extraordinary recovery on the economic front, where the country has been successful in improving its macroeconomic framework to improve its global competitiveness. Pakistan is classified as a factor driven economy, which basically depends...

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National Courier Reports: Pakistan ranks last amongst South Asian neighbors

Pakistan ranks last amongst South Asian neighbors Date: 29.09.2016 Link: http://nationalcourier.pk/business/pakistan-ranks-last-amongst-south-asian-neighbors/ ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s ranking in terms of GCI 2016-17 has witnessed improvement by four notches as it stood at the 122nd position in 2016-17 against the 126th position previous year 2015-16 out of the total 138 countries, World Economic Forum...

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Pakistan Today Reports: Pakistan’s ranking in Global Competitiveness Index improves but still remains in bottom 20 economies

Pakistan’s ranking in Global Competitiveness Index improves but still remains in bottom 20 economies Date: 28.09.2016 Link: http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2016/09/28/business/pakistans-ranking-in-global-competitiveness-index-improves-but-remains-in-bottom-20-economies/ Pakistan’s ranking in terms of Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) 2016-17 has witnessed improvement as it stood at the 122nd position in 2016-17 against the 126th position previous year 2015-16 emained among the...

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Pakistan Defence Reports: Global competitiveness: Pakistan stands last in South Asia, India jump 16 spots

Global competitiveness: Pakistan stands last in South Asia, India jump 16 spots Date: 28.09.2016 Link: http://defence.pk/threads/global-competitiveness-pakistan-stands-last-in-south-asia-india-jump-16-spots.452040/ KARACHI: Pakistan has been ranked at 122, last amongst its South Asian neighbours, in the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) by the World Economic Forum (WEF). The forum has ranked India at 39th spot, followed...

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SAMAA TV Reports: Global Competitiveness Report 2016-2017 ranks Pakistan at 122 among 138 countries

Global Competitiveness Report 2016-2017 ranks Pakistan at 122 among 138 countries Date: 28.09.2016 Link: http://www.samaa.tv/economy/2016/09/global-competitiveness-report-2016-2017-ranks-pakistan-at-122-among-138-countries/ ISLAMABAD: Pakistan improves four points on the Global Competitiveness Index of the World Economic Forum (WEF). For the eighth consecutive year, Switzerland ranks as the most competitive economy in the world, narrowly ahead of Singapore...

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