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March 23, 2010

Do we really need Ethics in our business?

Can you remain ethical when a devious rival is promoted ahead of you? Can you stay civil when a cursing driver cuts you off the road? By Fareeha Qayoom
March 9, 2010

Why is the apparel industry down in Lahore?

“Our edge was always the production capacity. We never based it on innovative product line. Strategically we need to bridge the gap- improving productivity and efficiencies, bringing the prices down, and producing a quality product on-time consistently. Basics of production are missing in all three industrial cities of Pakistan. Karachi has managed to do better than Lahore because they operate on lower overheads. Our production tracking is weak,” asserts Azhar Iqbal, CEO Leisure Textiles. By Fareeha Qayoom
January 4, 2010

Climategate

The Climate Talks in Copenhagen, Denmark: Is it a disaster in the making or a mere storm in a tea cup? By Fareeha Qayoom
September 2, 2009

Great Expectations

Real estate overview: can you continue to expect record profits and high returns on your investments? As the dust settles after the elections, it is becoming clear that Pakistan’s largest growth sector is undergoing a profound transformation By Saeed Khan Baloch