Haroon Janjua

Haroon Janjua is based in Islamabad, Pakistan
Haroon Janjua
Haroon Janjua is based in Islamabad, Pakistan

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Human hair: a growing business in China (and Pakistan is taking a cut)

The global hair trade was estimated to be worth more than US$81 million in 2017. Pakistan is among the top suppliers and much of it ends up in China’s booming cosmetics sector

6 Feb 2019 - 9:29PM

The global hair trade was estimated to be worth more than US$81 million in 2017. Pakistan is among the top suppliers and much of it ends up in China’s booming cosmetics sector

Human hair: a growing business in China (and Pakistan is taking a cut)
Cash-strapped Pakistan asks China to shelve US$2 billion coal plant

Islamabad is evaluating Chinese projects seen as ‘expensive and not necessary’ in an effort to ‘save public money’, says government source

16 Jan 2019 - 8:30PM

Islamabad is evaluating Chinese projects seen as ‘expensive and not necessary’ in an effort to ‘save public money’, says government source

Cash-strapped Pakistan asks China to shelve US$2 billion coal plant
United Arab Emirates hands Pakistan US$6.2 billion lifeline, but ‘drastic economic reforms are still needed’

The package, which includes billions in deferred payments for oil supplies, was finalised during a meeting between the countries’ leaders on Sunday

8 Jan 2019 - 10:50AM

The package, which includes billions in deferred payments for oil supplies, was finalised during a meeting between the countries’ leaders on Sunday

United Arab Emirates hands Pakistan US$6.2 billion lifeline, but ‘drastic economic reforms are still needed’
Pakistan secures further US$2b in funding from China to ‘avoid economic crisis’

Pakistan is trying to overcome its looming currency crisis – in the past year the rupee has lost more than fifth of its value against the US dollar

3 Jan 2019 - 12:47PM

Pakistan is trying to overcome its looming currency crisis – in the past year the rupee has lost more than fifth of its value against the US dollar

Pakistan secures further US$2b in funding from China to ‘avoid economic crisis’