The Economist predicts Pakistan to be fastest growing Muslim economy in 2017

Wednesday 11 January 2017 3 months ago 70   London    Print

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Report  Web desk : Pakistan has been forecasted to be the world fastest-growing Muslim economy in 2017 ahead of Indonesia, Malaysia, Turkey and Egypt, says The Economist magazine. Pakistani economy estimated GDP growth 5.3% is also ahead of 4% GDP growth of Israel, making Pakistan world fifth fastest-growing economy in the world, only behind India and China and two other countries. The London-based Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business and finance. The live data comprising global figures, is updated twice daily and is published on the Economist website in the form of an interactive table of economic and financial indicators. This data reinforces a Harvard University study which predicted Pakistan to grow by more than 5% in the next decade.