|THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA & THE UNITED NATIONS|
|Ø US wants to see Pakistan ‘economically sustainable’
Ø Why anti-Americanism continues to thrive in Pakistan
Ø Top U.S., Ukrainian Generals Meet In Poland As Russia Intensifies Attacks In Eastern Ukraine
Ø Pakistan Seeks Change to U.S. World Finance Control as Cuba Leads U.N. Bloc
Ø US and China Pledge to Talk More to Avoid Worsening Tensions
Ø Ukraine: Can We Shorten a Path to Peace in 2023?
Ø Can the Taliban’s Brazen Assault on Afghan Women Be Stopped?
Ø Global Foresight 2023
Ø What Is “Political Warfare”?
Ø The Future of Chinese Investment in Afghanistan
Ø Pakistan’s rains may have stopped, but children are still dying – UNICEF [EN/UR]
Ø Negative trends prevail in Occupied Palestinian Territory; human toll ‘devastating’: Senior UN Official
Ø UN aims to boost aid to frontline areas of Ukraine; Black Sea grain exports near 18 million tonnes
Ø Pakistan still an ‘ongoing nightmare’ for millions of children, following major flooding
Ø Water’s a ‘dealmaker’ for multilateral cooperation and the SDGs
Ø WMO to improve financing for Early Warning Systems
|POLITICAL ECONOMY & NON-TRADITIONAL THREATS|
|Ø SBP Weekly Data Report
Ø ‘Govt committed to IMF programme’
Ø Pakistan’s economy grinding to a halt as dollars dry up
Ø Govt ready to discuss rupee free float with IMF
Ø Finance: The deepening forex crisis
Ø FDI shrinks by 59% to $461m in first six months of FY 2023
Ø Weakening rupee raises fears about economy
Ø Our elite’s bankruptcy
Ø World Bank rejects rumours of delay in loan approval for Pakistan
Ø Pakistan among lower-middle income countries: UN report
Ø Pakistan’s current account deficit narrows 78% to $400m in December
Ø Diversification of exports is key for Pakistan
Ø Pledges feel too good to be true
Ø 2023 economy will be ‘a lot better than feared’
Ø Oil prices set for second week of gains on brighter China outlook
Ø Pakistan’s vulnerability to food security
Ø Agriculture: Correcting the wheat market
Ø Energy consumption declines as shutdowns increase
Ø Cost of pollution?
Ø World owes Pakistan $30b a year for polluting
Ø Building back Pakistan
Ø The $10bn question: Will the pledges made in Geneva make their way to the flood victims in Pakistan?
Ø World Bank adaptation funds slept through Pakistan’s record flooding