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Poverty in Pakistan has declined from 35%...

October 22, 2016

According to a recent report by The World Bank-The national poverty line set in 2011 shows that poverty has declined from aproximately 35% in 2001 to less than 10% in 2013-2014. According to Dr.Ghazala Mansuri a Lead Economist at the World Bank “These gains were not concentrated among those close to the poverty line. Even […]

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US-Pak Knowledge Corridor to produce 10,000 PHDs

August 19, 2016

Ahsan Iqbal,The Federal Minister for Planning, Development and reform recently shared the most important initiative taken for promotion of higher education in Pakistan.Its a one of a kind project developed in decades-long strategic relations between US and Pakistan. This initiative was proposed as a “US-Pak Knowledge Corridor” last year, under which 10,000 PHDs are to […]