Sunday, January 20, 2019

Pakistan loses 70pc of Afghan transit trade to Iranian ports

PESHAWAR: Seventy percent of Afghan transit trade goods have been diverted to Iranian seaports due to lack of action by the Pakistan Railways, a...

5 Compelling Reasons for Starting a Business Even Though Most Businesses Fail

Recent research shows that 75 percent of all startups ultimately fail, many of those within the first year of their existence. Nobody likes failure,...

5 things no one tells you about running a million-dollar business

It’s every entrepreneur’s dream to reach seven figures in business, but as my own experience has taught me, hitting the million-dollar mark doesn’t mean it's...

5 Ways to Minimize Early-Stage Business Risk

Entrepreneurship and risk go hand in hand. After all, entrepreneurship is about creating solutions that fill a need -- and no human ever has...

Security the biggest obstacle to Afghanistan’s trade ambitions

Afghanistan was last month witness to another important milestone in its efforts toward regional economic integration, when the Lapis Lazuli route was inaugurated by...

WHT at Turkham: Traders warn of stopping exports to Afghanistan

LANDI KOTAL: Traders running import export business at Turkham border protesting against imposition of withholding tax said they will stop all exports to Afghanistan if...

2018 in Review: Top 10 business stories of the year

Changes in travel options, the loss of a mainstay in Flagstaff and openings of new options in the city highlighted the year in business...

Efforts urged to boost Pak-Afghan trade

PESHAWAR: Pakhtun Think-Tank Chairman Syed Akhtar Ali Shah has said that addressing challenges to trade between Pakistan and Afghanistan will help both the governments...

European shares power ahead as market rally gathers strength – as it happened

Global stock markets are rallying, following heavy losses in Europe yesterday. UK’s FTSE 100 up 156 points, or 2.37%, at 6740.82 Dow Jones up...

Business 2018: the winners and the losers

It was another year of mixed fortunes in corporate Ireland. The economy continues to be the fastest growing in Europe while the live register...