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This guide will provide you information of national and international organizations and companies and full text working papers of national and international organization are also available in this guide.
Organizations Company Information


Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN)

AKDN focus on health, education, culture and the promotion of the economic development.

Pakistan Institute of Development Economic (PIDE)

It is devoted to theoretical and empirical research in Development Economics in general and on Pakistan issues.

State Bank of Pakistan

Ministry of Finance

Maintains financial discipline through financial advisors.

The Institute of Chartered Accountant of Pakistan (ICAP)

ICAP is examining body for the candidates aspiring to become charted.

Centre of Economic Research Pakistan (CERP)

Aims to encourage economic and social research on Pakistan.

Lahore Stock Exchange

National Bureau of Economic Research

Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA)

Providing an enabling environment and business development services to small and medium enterprises.

Trading Corporation of Pakistan

Serves the nations as a highly motivated corporate entity responsive to national needs and modern trading challenges

Economic Growth in Pakistan

Pakistan Trade Union

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan

The development of modern and efficient corporate sector and capital market, based on sound regulatory principles, that provides impetus for high economic growth and foster social harmony in the country.



Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Centre of Economic Performance

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

High quality research which has impact on business, the public sector and the third sector.

European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Provide project financing for banks, industries and business, both new ventures and investments in existing companies.

European Case Clearing House (ECCH)

European Central Bank

task is to maintain the euro's purchasing power and thus price stability in the euro area.

Institute for Employment Studies (IES)

Institute for Fiscal Studies

Promote effective economic and social policies by understanding better their impact on individuals, families, business and the government’s finances.

Institute for International Economics

Devoted to the study of international economic policy

Institute of Chartered Accountant (ICAEW)

Provide insight and leadership to the global accountancy and finance profession.

Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)

Communication of ideas from the core of our work

Institute of Economic Growth (IEG)

IEG is an autonomous, multidisciplinary centre for advanced research and training

International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

Develop a single set of high quality understanding enforceable and globally accepted international financial reporting standard through is standard-setting body.

International Labour Organization

ILO is the international responsible for drawing up and overseeing international labour standard.

International Monetary Fund

Working to foster global monetary cooperation secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around.

Northwest Development Agency

To maximize the region’s competitiveness to build a stronger economy.

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Royal Economic Society

Promotes the encouragement of the study of economic science in academic life, government service, banking, industry and public affairs.

Stock Market of the World

Trade Union Congress

Work Foundation

World Bank

Aim to improve the quality of working life and the effectiveness of organizations by equipping leaders, policymakers and opinion-formers with evidence, advice, new thinking and networks.

World Federation of Exchange

Organization for stock exchanges, regulated securities, derivatives, and other markets worldwide.

World Trade Organization



Top Hosting Companies of Pakistan

Number of good hosting companies and naming any one of these as top hosting company of Pakistan may be unfair.

List of Hundred Companies of Pakistan

Marketing Companies in Pakistan

Pakistan Securities and Exchange Commission

Provide impetus for high economic growth and foster social harmony in the country.


Global company research wiki

Pakistan Advertisers Society

Hamari Web.Com

Directory of Pakistan Financial Service

Yellow Pages

Online phone book

Yahoo Asia Finance


Current annual reports of publicly traded American companies


Industries company news, analysis, and key executive profiles of worldwide companies

Big Chart

current and historical share prices

Corporate Report

UK company annual reports and accounts

Company House

More than 2 million limited companies registered in Great Britain, and more than 300,000 new companies are incorporated each year.

Company Check

Background information on any UK Limited Company


Company information including financial reports, webcasts & press releases


More than 3 million international and domestic companies listed, which link buyers and sellers worldwide

Yahoo Finance

Current and historical share prices for companies world wide

Accounting Web

Topical and practical content for accountants and accounting professionals


Information for economists provided by the American Economic Association

Business Plant

Doing business in 183 economies


Monthly review of market and company activity

CIA-The World Fact Book

Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities

Country Briefings

From the Economist. Includes news, country profiles, forecasts and statistics

Economic A-Z

Economic terms from the Economist


Website owned and operated by The Economic History Association to provide resources and promote communication among scholars in economic history and related fields.

Global Forecasting Service

Global economic forecasts from the Economist Intelligence Unit. Registration is necessary


Directory and organizational chart

Q Finance

A unique online collaboration of more than 300 of the world’s leading practitioners and visionaries in finance and financial management, developed by Bloomsbury Publishing.

Report Linker

Resources for Economists on the Internet

Sponsored by the American Economic Association and edited by Bill Goffe

Roubini Global Economics (RGE)

Global economic insights for financial professionals

Yahoo Economic and Business Directory


Other Useful Links Working Papers
Stock Exchange

Lahore Stock exchange

Islamabad Stock exchange

Karachi Stock exchange

London Stock exchange

New York Stock exchange

Tokyo Stock exchange

Stock Market of the world


Asia Society


Centre for Economic Research Pakistan


Centre for Economic Performance London School of Economics and Political Science

Institute for International Economics

In 1994 the institute launched a series of working papers

Judge Business School

Working papers are produced by Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge

Lancaster University Management School

LUMS publishes its own series of research working papers

Marketing Science Institute

MSI working papers, authored by leading marketing and management scholars

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Organization for the Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)


Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

Pakistan Trade Union Defence Campaign

RePEc Research Paper in Economics

Currently 3209 series covered in RePEc

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan

Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

State Bank of Pakistan


The Pakistan Accountant

World Trade Organization

Working papers of WTO