PAKISTAN Pakistan (Urdu: پاکِستان), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country located in South Asia location at the crossroads of South Asia, the Middle East, and Central Asia.
Provinces and territories of Pakistan Provinces: Balochistan North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) (PAHTOONHAWA) Punjab Sindh
Territories: Islamabad Capital Territory (IST) Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) Azad Jammu and Kashmir TOTAL AREA 796096 square km
ECONOMY OF PAKISTAN The economy of Pakistan is the 26THlargest economy in the world in terms of purchasing power and the 47TH largest in absolute dollar terms Due to Economic Reforms of the Year 2000 by the Musharraf government., In 2005, the World Bank named Pakistan the top reformer in its region and in the top 10 reformers globally.
Pakistan grew at a rate of 8.4% making it the 2nd Fastest Growing Economy in the World, after China, in the same year . Doing BusinessThe World Bank report ‘Ease of Doing Business 2010’ ranked Pakistan 85 among 181 countries around the globe. Pakistan comes highest in South Asia but also ranks higher than China, Russia and India which is at 133. The top five countries are Singapore, New Zealand, USA, Hong Kong and UK
POPULATION DENSITY OF PAKISTAN The estimated population of Pakistan in 2009 was over 180,800,000 making it the world's sixth most-populous country, behind Brazil and ahead of Russia. By the year 2020, the country's population is expected to reach 208 million,
PAKISTAN CURRENCY 1 PAKISTANI RUPEE =100 PAISAS The Pakistani Rupee was pegged to the US Dollar until 1982. When the government of General Zia-ul-Haq, changed it to managed float. This has been regarded as the best decision by Zia.
Sectors of PAKISTAN Economy Agriculture Industry Auto mobile industry CNG industry Cement industry IT industry
Pakistan Rupee per USA Dollar On October 11, 2008 State Bank of Pakistan reported that country's foreign exchange reserves had gone down by $571.9 Million to $7749.7 Million. The foreign exchange reserves had declined more by $10 billion to an alarming rate of $6.59 billion.
Have a look ISLAMABAD, Mar 11 : Pakistan’s economy may currently be in difficulties with fast rising inflation and the shortage of gas, electricity and flour, but between 2002 and 2006, it grew almost as strong as of India, a leading Indian magazine said. Pakistan in many ways is better than India in terms of transport infrastructure and communication means, India’s investigative magazine ‘Tehelka’ reported
مسلح افواج پاک,Musalah Afwaj-e-Pakistan Pakistan Armed Forces ranked 6th in the world.
مسلح افواج پاک,Musalah Afwaj-e-Pakistan Its component branches are:Pakistan ArmyPakistan NavyPakistan Air ForceParamilitary forces of PakistanPakistan Coast GuardPakistan Strategic Nuclear Command
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Foreign relations of Pakistan Pakistan is the second largest Muslim country in terms of population (after Indonesia), and its status as a declared nuclear power, being the only Islamic nation to have that status, plays a part in its international role .
For several years prior to the November 2008 Mumbai attacks, Pakistan's relations with India had been gradually improving, which opened up Pakistan's foreign policy to issues beyond security. An increasingly important actor on the world scene, Pakistan formed the "Friend of Pakistan" group which includes important countries such as Australia, Britain, Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, the United States, the United Nations and European Union
PAKISTAN’s Relation with Saudi Arabia Iran China India USA
The bilateral relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan are close and friendly. In May 1998, before Pakistan's Chagai-I nuclear tests, Saudi Arabia promised to supply 50,000 barrels per day of free oil to help Pakistan cope with likely economic sanctions in the aftermath.
China helped pak. JF-17 Thunder fighter aircraft, K-8 Karakorum advance training aircraft, space technology, Al-Khalid tank, Babur cruise missile China played a major role in the development of Pakistan's nuclear infrastructure
There have been some improvements in relations since the mid-2000s. Most notably, Pakistan released an Indian man accused of being a spy in 2008: he had been detained since 1975. But relations soured slightly after the 2008 Mumbai Terrorist Attacks
U.S.A Main Points of Kerry Lugar Bill 1. Army will not interfere in politics2. Army's major postings will be approved by the US3. There will not be restrictions to US citizens in Pakistan (Black Water)4. There will be access of US to any person related to nuclear energy (Dr A Q Khan)5. Aid will be given to persons, not the Pakistan government Pakistan will make sure that their territory will not be used against any other.
In the previous three years Pakistan has passed through political meltdown
The starting point of this melt down was killing of Nawab Akbar Bugti on 26 august 2006, by army in Baluchistan
THIS raises chaos and unrest through out the country specially in Baluchistan THIS also motivates centrifugal forces in the province and as a result Baluchistan now is an intrigaty issue
In a rather shocking move, the President, Gen. Perzez Musharraf dismissed the C.J of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, Iftikhar Mohammed Chaudhry for alleged “misuse of authority.” on MARCH 9 2007 This starts the lawyer's movement which shake the country for the up coming three years Media civil society x-service men etc all stand up with the lawyers to restore the cj
NO doubt lawyers movement was the most popular movement in history of Pakistan BUT it was started at the time when the country was on the target by the terrorist IT also add violence in the society
Laal Masjid operation and lawyers movement put the president Mushraf “In the line of fire” HIS popularity was declining with a very high rate HE was a S.S.G commander “built to fight” AND HE CONTINUE TO FIGHT
Sharif brothers were coming back to Pakistan Benazir returned with blood shed of more than 100 people Lawyers movement and after shocks of laal masjid were in full swing And most important presidential ELECTION 2008 was also coming
BOTH FILMS WON KARAFILM FESTIVAL AWARDS AND LUX STYLE AWARDS KHUDA KAY LIYE DID A BUSINESS OF 25MILLIONS AND RAMCHAND PAKISTANI DID A BUSINESS OF 1.2 MILLIONS
MEDIA especially satellite TV is one of another industry which progressed a lot in recent years Pakistan had now 115 TV channels Out of which 25 channels are that of news which shares the viewers ship of 120 millions people PAKSITAN IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE MOST FRUITFULL MARKET FOR TV CHANNELS
Popularity OF TV CHANNELS in terms of ADVERTISEMENT
ON SEPTEMBER 11 2001 world trade centre was attacked through planes by some group of people American thought that they are Taliban so they attack Afghanistan TALIBAN thought that PAKISTAN is helping U.S IN this regard So they turned against Pakistan THIS IS GENERAL PERSPECTIVE WE HAD ABOUT THE WAVE OF TERRORISM WE ARE FACING