The has five of the world's seventeen highest along with highest range of mountains the and. About 75% of population lives in rural areas and nearly 40% of them are engaged in farming, and agro-based industries. In geographical terms, it is surrounded by four countries: Afghanistan, Iran, India and China, each of which is a major player in international politics. This glacier is considered one of the longest glaciers outside of the Earth's polar regions. The world is facing energy crises and terrorism. Today in November 2017 Pakistan's Foreign exchange reserves are at a comfortable level 20 billion dollars , sufficient to cover about 3 months of imports. Source of Unity: The national language creates a feeling of unity and national cohesion.
Economics of Pakistan, 9th edition. India needs a pathway to trade with Afghanistan, Iran and Central Asia. However, Pakistan due to religious and cultural bonds with Afghan people gave its full support and thus frustrated the Russian designs. These countries lie in the North West of the Pakistan. Despite this record of sustained growth, Pakistan's economy had, until a few years ago, been characterised as unstable and highly vulnerable to external and internal. Pakistan: The Contours of State and Society.
The catchment area of the Indus is estimated at almost 1 million square kilometres, and all of Pakistan's major rivers—the Kabul, Jhelum and, Chenab—flow into it. Geographical Location of Pakistan: Pakistan is located in South East Asia. Among those, tax revenues increased from 9. Some expansion took place in 1956—66 but could not keep pace with the economic development and the country had to resort to imports of cement in 1976—77 and continued to do so until 1994—95. Railway track between these three countries can connect Pakistan with Europe. These four rivers flow in Punjab.
Pakistan is a Muslim country and she has got one of the largest army in Islamic world with that Pakistan is a nuclear power. As the time proceeded Pakistan turned into a further diversified country as industrialization took place. Population: 204,924,861 July 2017 estimate Capital: Islamabad : Afghanistan, Iran, India, and China Land Area: 307,374 square miles 796,095 sq km Coastline: 650 miles 1,046 km Highest Point: K2 at 28,251 feet 8,611 m Largest cities: Karachi 15. It is also belong to the mountain systems of the Hindu Kush, the Himalayas and the Karakorum. Roughly, then, the northern highlands are north of the imaginary east-west line; the Balochistan Plateau is to the west of the imaginary southwest line; and the Indus Plain lies to the east of that line. The main purpose of this concept is to accelerate economic development and investments, both foreign and local, in general. The relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan have not remained friendly because of the conspiracies of neighbouring countries especially India.
Pakistan exports rice, cotton, fish, fruits especially Oranges and Mangoes , and vegetables and imports vegetable oil, wheat, pulses and consumer foods. Similarly, the South Western boundary with Iran will sooner or later be flexible for Pak-Iran Gas Pipeline. The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics provisionally valued this sector at Rs. This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the. The provision of new employment both in the agriculture industrial and other sectors can increase the income of the workers and help them to get out of low income equilibrium. Pakistan has four seasons: a cool, dry winter marked by mild temperatures from December through February; a hot, dry spring from March through May; the summer rainy season, or southwest monsoon period, from June through September; and the retreating monsoon period of October and November. Government policies aim to diversify the country's industrial base and bolster export industries.
The world's second highest mountain, , is also within Pakistan's borders, as is the famous 38-mile 62 km Baltoro Glacier. It is washed by the Arabian Sea in the south, borders with Iran in the southwest, Afghanistan in the north-west and north, China in the northeast and India in the east. If I were to go back to grad school, I'd write a thesis on geopolitical frenemies. Archived from on 5 April 2010. Among the Muslims countries Pakistan is the only Muslim country having nuclear capability which has great influence on the political, socio-economic activities in the region and the maintenance of status quo in the region. The Management of Pakistan's Economy, 1947—82.
Not all this literature is written in Persian, as some consider works written by ethnic Persians in other languages, such as Greek and Arabic, to be included. Total expenditures witnessed a downward trajectory without compromising the expenditures on development projects and social assistance. People living in different provinces realize that in spite of speaking different languages. Pakistan's largest corporation are mostly involved in utilities like oil, gas and telecommunication: Rank Name Headquarters Revenue Mil. With the total area of 9,96096 km square, Pakistan emerges to be one of the most significant geographical patches of Asia.
But it is the fact that Pakistan is a developing country and has many issues like energy crises, terrorism etc. Pakistan is a route for tranportation,a front line state agaanst terrorism. As of 2010, there were five public-owned commercial banks in Pakistan, as well as 25 domestic private banks, six multi-national banks and four specialized banks. It is uncertain for how long a U. Pakistan: Failure in National Integration. India lies in the East and in the South is Arabian Sea.