Tag Archives: MFN

MFN status to India

This is with regards to the interview titled, “Pakistan to benefit by granting MFN status to India: Dr Manzoor Ahmad”. I think one would have to agree with Dr Manzoor on this

MFN, a promising dream

Pakistani cabinet’s decision of granting the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India is the most talked-about issue in the corridors of trade and commerce. It can be called the most important

MFN, a pending obligation: TDAP

Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) has clarified that the Most Favoured Nation status to be granted to India, was a pending obligation on behalf of Pakistan. Pakistan had no justification of

Stimulating the cemint secor

On one hand, many industrialists are worried that giving MFN status to India will ruin their business, as local markets will be flooded by cheap Indian products while, on the other hand,

India: Most Favoured Opponent?

Sports are often seen as a vehicle for bridging the gap between nations, and promoting peace amongst them. While there may be a difference of opinion on the prospect of Pakistan and

MFN granted without due diligence: Sakib Sherani

In a special lecture on “The cost of economic non-cooperation in South Asia” organised by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), the speakers present at the occasion said trade between India and Pakistan

Trade-with-India argument

This is true as a general rule that a specific industrial policy is needed to kick start and maintain growth momentums in productive capacity of the economy. It has been argued by

No decision on MFN yet, minister tells NA

Minister for Textile Industry Makhdoom Shahab-ud-din said on Thursday that granting the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India had not been finalised as yet and the matter was being looked into

JuD protests against MFN status

Jamaatud Dawah on Thursday rallied in provincial capital against the decision of awarding the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India and the water shortage faced by Pakistani farmers. The protesters rode

Indian HC vows to address MFN concerns

Indian high commissioner in Pakistan Sharat Sabharwal has said that business community’s concerns regarding MFN to India will be addressed fully. In this regard a team of Indian experts is visiting Pakistan

On the same team?

News reports highlighting the communication breakdown between ministries of commerce and textile, that too regarding the crucial MFN debate, are worrying. And it’s no less unsettling that the initiative with India is

MFN: A win-win move for Pakistan

Recently, cabinet has decided in principle to grant Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India that will boost trade ties between the two estranged neighbours. After months of confidence-building measures and peace