Economy in 2014
• Supply Side Focus
• Green Growth
• Services Exports of Pakistan
• 2 New Provinces (Hazara &
• Sports-oriented Education
• Tourism Development
• Innovative Products
• Real Time Marketing (RTM)
• Social Media Development
Economic Targets 2014
• 15% GDP Growth
• 10000 New SMEs
• 8% Trade Volume Growth
• 100000 Housing Units
• 5% Inflation
• Stable Pak Rupee against Dollar
• 100000 Job Opportunities
• 5% Direct Tax Growth
• Pro-Business Monetary Policy
• 2 New Microfinance Banks
10 New Projects
• Megacity Nowshera
• Peshawar Mass Transit System
• Peshawar Stock Exchange
• Development Bank of FATA
• Benazir International Airport
• University of FATA
• One Constitution Avenue
• Islamabad – Murree Train
• Water Quality Management
Institute in Islamabad
• Dualization of Railway Track
(Khanewal to Raiwind)
• Rail Boggy Advertising
There are two economic think
tanks in the country.
• Planning Commission of Pakistan
Government of Mian Nawaz Sharif
intends to follow Chinese
Economic Development strategy.
Pakistan will keep good economic
relations with Western countries
Q: Is there economic think tank in Pakistan?
A: There is no independent economic think
tank in Pakistan. Economists can form
these either in Lahore or Islamabad.
Q: Will Government pay heed to new economic
A: Democratic government of Mian Nawaz
Sharif believes in open government
Q: Is this presentation normative or objective?
A: It is a positive article but people of Pakistan
must follow Chinese culture of business
Q: Can anyone add or comment on contents?
A: Suggestions are welcome.
Q: Will government take notice?
A: PEMRA takes keen interest in contents on
the digital media.
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Member, Pakistan Society of Criminology
Member, Harvard Business Review
Economic Advisor shortlisted, British High