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How Pakistan went from being the Best in region to a debt laden country?

The World Bank has been in Pakistan since 1952 - almost since the inception of the country - and has seen Pakistan going through its high and low points. Many of the projects which today provide us with energy security were set up under the aegis of World Bank, such as the Mangla and Tarbela dams. World bank Pakistan's country director Patchumuthu Illango shed light on the institution's projects and goals in the country.New Desk - May 14, 2019
GVS Magazine Desk |The World Bank has been in Pakistan since 1952 – almost since the inception of the country and has seen Pakistan going through its high and low points. Many of the projects which today provide us with energy security were set up under the aegis of the World Bank such as the Mangla and Tarbela dams. Global Village Space Managing Editor Najma Minhas sat down with Patchumuthu Illango country director World Bank Pakistan to understand the institution’s current focus and plans in Pakistan.The World Bank recently launched ‘P…

“Balochistan and Pakistan will get nothing from CPEC” Dr Kaiser Bengali

on May 14, 2019Bolan Times ( PAKISTAN ) .Dr. Kaiser Bengali ( KB ) a prominent Economist of Pakistan said if not managed properly Balochistan and Pakistan will get nothing from China Pakistan Economic Corridor ( CPEC ).He said this while talking with Bolan Times in an exclusive interview” Dr KB said when I visited Balochistan Gawadar Port in 1983 I thought it will be a great important strategic port of Pakistan and Balochistan but till today we do not know anything about any feasibility reports of CPEC , I have presented 12 points questions to our Government but till today I do not get any reply from my 12 question.Kaiser Bangali added that ” Even a public representative , Senator Shabli Faraz raised same 12 question in the Senate but the Government hasn’t replied.Kaiser Bengali further added that ” When ever our Government signed FTA ( Free Trade Agreement) with any other government our economic experts do not do theirs homework ans this is the reason after signature our country impo…