Wali Zahid

Futurist · Disruptor · Visionary

CPEC fact sheet: 2013-2023 by IMC & China Center

An authentic and documented timeline of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) from 2013-2023 by IMC and China Center (chinacenter.today)

April 27, 2023

Native and first languages in Pakistan

What are the top native and first languages in Pakistan? Check here.

February 21, 2023

Pakistan exports at a glance 2013-20

Check out Pakistan exports at a glance during 2013-20

December 18, 2022

Pakistan ranks Number 1 in China influence index

December 9, 2022

Lahore tops world ranking for worst air quality

Lahore tops world ranking for worst air quality in Air Quality Index (AQI) 2022

December 9, 2022

Pakistan projected to be 6th largest economy by 2075: Goldman Sachs

Against doomsayers who predict default, Pakistan is set to rise... and rise

December 7, 2022

Karachi is the world’s 6th cheapest city

Pakistan's Karachi is the world’s 6th cheapest city in The Economist ranking of 172 global cities

December 2, 2022

Hope from the Samarkand SCO Summit

China watcher Wali Zahid talks about the progress and hopes from the Samarkand SCO Summit

September 19, 2022

Top 10 exporters of Pakistan in FY 2022

August 5, 2022

Top 50 exporters of Pakistan in 2022

Want to see list of top 50 or top 100 exporters of Pakistan in FY 2022? walizahid.com is the-go-to place.

August 2, 2022

Mass-transit transport in urban Pakistan taking shape

A snapshot of completed and ongoing mass transit transport projects in Pakistan

July 7, 2022

Top 50 exporters of Pakistan in 2021

Want to see list of top 50 exporters of Pakistan FY 2021?

July 23, 2021

5 decades of flashbacks on CPC’s 100 years

Wali Zahid gives an up-and-close account of China's rise on the world stage

July 1, 2021

Do I need a Covid-19 test for travel to Pakistan?

If you are travelling from these 20 Category A countries, you do not need a Covid-19 PCR test. Everyone else does.

April 5, 2021

Top 20 exporters of Pakistan in 2020-21

List of top 20 exporters from Pakistan in first half of 2020-21

February 19, 2021

On this day, two stars are born

Wali Zahid makes history in Pakistani journalism, by becoming the youngest editor of an English-language daily.

February 11, 2021

Institute of Media & Communications (IMC) Pakistan: A brief profile

All you wanted to know about Institute of Media & Communications (IMC), a Pakistani think-tank

February 1, 2021

Corruption in Pakistan increases in 2020

Transparency International ranks Pakistan 124 out of 180 countries - a four-spot loss

January 28, 2021

In party vs army, leadership lies with CPC: Xi

What I learnt from third volume of Xi Jinping’s The Governance of China

January 15, 2021

In two years, Pakistan economy nosedives

Graphs tell the sorry tale of how Pakistan economy took a nosedive within months of PTI takeover

January 6, 2021

China to overtake US as world's biggest economy by 2028

The question when China will overtake US as the world's biggest economy has been answered. The year is 2028.

December 26, 2020

Top 50 exporters of Pakistan in 2020

Who are top 100 exporters from Pakistan in 2020?

November 23, 2020

Lahore Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) starts service

The beginning, the delays and the start of the Lahore Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) as it happened

October 25, 2020

How China contained coronavirus breakout

Wali offers nine reasons how China contained coronavirus breakout

April 4, 2020

Disappointed Pakistani COVID-19 mobile app developer turns to web for lack of govt initiative

How Pakistan missed the opportunity to trace and track COVID-19 patients

March 30, 2020

Trust China to overcome Coronavirus epidemic

As early as February, Wali predicted why China could overcome COVID-19 epidemic

March 6, 2020

List of top 100 exporters of Pakistan in 2019

Top 100 exporters of Pakistan

October 18, 2019

If beating US economy by trillion $ every year is an indicator, China to emerge victor from trade war with US

Since 2014, China has been leaving the US behind by a trillion dollar every year in GDP PPP.

May 26, 2019

Faisalabad world’s 3rd dirtiest city; Lahore 10th

Top seven cities with dirtiest air come from from India

March 5, 2019

How 40-year reform has paid off China in economic development

How China surprises the world through an economic miracle

December 2, 2018

Pakistan now among top 40 global economies

Finally, Pakistan makes it to top 40 in the world

October 13, 2018

Pakistan is world’s 4th fastest growing economy: HSBC

Pakistan is the world’s fourth fastest growing economy after Bangladesh, Ethiopia and India

October 9, 2018

Pakistan tops gender inequality ranking in Asia Pacific

Why Pakistan tops gender inequality ranking in Asia Pacific

September 22, 2018

At 350kph, China high-speed train ups the game

The global battle for high-speed trains

August 9, 2018

What is in for Pakistan and India in SCO Qingdao Summit?

What to expect in the first SCO summit since Pakistan and India became full members of SCO

June 9, 2018

Japan PM lays foundation stone for Indian bullet train

The Indian stride for bullet train

September 14, 2017

Pakistan after BRICS declaration

Wali Zahid answers three key questions related to Pakistan in BRICS declaration

September 11, 2017

Pakistanis to get Qatar visa on arrival

Some respite for Pakistani passport holders

August 30, 2017

Nine questions on China-India Doklam border standoff

Wali Zahid interviewed on how the Doklam standoff may turn in the future and if it would escalate into a war

August 25, 2017

Nawaz Sharif takes his case to masses

Wali's unpublished interview on PM Sharif's future course

August 13, 2017

Xi Jinping: Communist Party’s absolute leadership over army

Chinese President Xi Jinping draws line who's the boss

July 31, 2017

Harvard predicts Pakistan GDP to grow by 6% over 10 years

July 8, 2017

What China signalled through Belt and Road Forum

Wali went to Belt and Road Forum in Beijing to see how China was taking to centre-stage.

May 19, 2017

What is reshaping the world while we are unaware?

A curtain raiser on Belt and Road Forum, Beijing by Wali Zahid

May 11, 2017

Pakistan to become 16th largest economy by 2050: PwC

February 8, 2017

In a corruption-riddled world, Pakistan is better than one-third countries: TI

Pakistan ranks better than one-third countries in corruption perception

January 25, 2017

Will Nawaz survive this October? A backgrounder

Award-winning journalist and long-time Sharif watcher Wali Zahid gives a backgrounder on Sharif's ties with army and how they fell off.

October 12, 2016

Eight pitfalls of corporate training programs in Pakistan

SkillCity CEO Wali Zahid goes deeper in the learning process and find fault-lines in training industry

January 24, 2016

Did General Ziaul Haq know his end was near?

Through a personal lens, Wali narrates three things about General Zia

July 5, 2015

Wali's tribute to his teacher

This is a post dedicated to Wali’s best life teacher, Professor Zakariyya Sajid, on the occasion of achieving the first 100,000 page views of walizahid.com.

October 19, 2014

Mystic Trainer: Wali’s interview with Manager Today

SkillCity CEO Wali Zahid’s cover interview in Manager Today magazine, Lahore, Pakistan

September 2, 2014

Resume 5.0: The new face of CV

A tech executive's glimpse into the future of resume writing and cutting the crap.

April 7, 2014