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ADB to improve Pakistan’s ‘power infrastructure’

October 1, 2016

The Ministry of Water and Power disclosed that The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to ‘help’ Pakistan by extending a loan of 810 million dollars to be used towards the improvement of Pakistan’s power infrastructure. This loan will help improve Pakistan’s capability in bridging the demand-supply gap in the electricity market. The total cost […]

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Revising agri-loans to assist small farmers

June 20, 2016

The agriculture sector contributes 20.9% to the GDP and provides employment to nearly 44% of the workforce. According to the economic survey of Pakistan, the agriculture sector has four sub-sectors; crops, livestock, fisheries and forestry. Farmers use credit vehicles to finance inputs in time and small famers particularly use it as a tool to enhance […]