Public Administration

Pakistan’s 13th IMF Programme: Prospects & Challenges

On July 3, 2019, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a 39-month extended arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for Pakistan for an amount of US$6 billion to support the authorities’ economic reform programme. While announcing the approval of the facility, the IMF hoped that “the programme would help Pakistan…

How to Ask Good Questions?

“Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.”– Voltaire Are you one of those who are afraid of what someone will think if you ask a question during the meetings or after listening to a thought provoking lecture? Do not worry-you are not alone. More than 95 % people fall in this…

E-governance: Digitisation of Public Sector in Pakistan

E-governance: Digitisation of Public Sector in Pakistan

 Abstract Need, importance and benefits of digitisation of public sector by using digital technologies as an integrated part of its service delivery mechanism cannot be overemphasised. However, despite recognizing the need for the digitization of public services, governments in the developing countries are not giving it the importance it deserves. Notwithstanding the multiplicity of causative…

How to Prepare for CSS Written Examination?

CSS is all about relevant, consistent and focused study. You cannot read all the prescribed books nor you can remember everything you have read in the course of your preparation. Accordingly, I suggest keeping these guidelines in view when making out your strategy Syllabus and Past Papers: CSS is all about focused study for which…