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Pakistan’s economy teetering as pleas for remedy mount

Pakistan is showing clear signs of economic meltdown amid deepening political uncertainty in the country, with opposition politicians pleading for a “financial emergency” to be declared and the military publicly calling for fiscal discipline and tax reforms to create a “viable balance between economy and security.” The co-chairman of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Asif Ali Zardari, […]