Tag: macro

Macro-economic stability to strengthen Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Former Governor State Bank of Pakistan Dr. Ishrat Hussain has said that macro-economic stability and a favourable policy environment is likely to lead the country towards economic growth. He said this while speaking on the first day of the XIth Conference on the Management of the Pakistan Economy hosted by the Lahore School of Economics. The keynote address was given by Dr.Robert Wade (Professor, London School of Economics). He stated that before 1980’s it…Read More

Aquatic macro-invertebrate communities as biomonitors of water quality

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article image Water is considered one of the most indispensable resources and is the elixir of life for human beings other organisms of the environment and maintaining the balance of nature. Availability of safe drinking water is a worldwide problem especially in Pakistan where about 44 per cent of the population without access to clean water, while in rural areas 90 per cent of the population lacks such access. According to Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), about 200,000…Read More