Pakistan Institute of Development Economics


Unpacking Investment Crisis in Pakistan

Date : May 19, 2020 at 12:00 noon
Speaker : Haroon Sharif, Almas Hyder, Dr. Wang Zhihua, Ishaq Burney

This webinar is conducted in continuation of PIDE investment series describing the key barriers to investment (lack of good policies and weak dispute resolutions), failure to build economic zones, expressing the Chinese perspective and lastly the opportunities and major challenges. Summarising the fact that the government is extremely complicated with massive problems in tax policy, regulations, interference of court and land acquisition for industrial states. However, on top of that issue remains the same as how to enhance the domestic investment that creates ease of doing business with competitiveness.