A team of Pakistan’s National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday arrested former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party’s senior leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi over a corruption case, local media reported.
An IMF staff-level negotiating team is expected to visit Pakistan at the end of the month, but a new loan to help the country meet its external debt repayments may not be easy to come by given Pakistan’s difficult strategic environment.
The biggest challenge faced by Pakistan’s new government is in the form of an economic crisis.
Pakistan’s top election official batted away allegations of ballot-rigging.
Three major parties in Pakistan unveil their party manifestos ahead of general elections.