Pakistan orders malls to close early amid economic crisis


              People visit a market for shopping in Lahore, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. Authorities on Wednesday ordered shopping malls and markets to close by 8:30 p.m. as part of a new energy conservation plan aimed at easing Pakistan's economic crisis, officials said. The move comes amid talks with the International Monetary Fund. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
            
              People visit a market for shopping in Lahore, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. Authorities on Wednesday ordered shopping malls and markets to close by 8:30 p.m. as part of a new energy conservation plan aimed at easing Pakistan's economic crisis, officials said. The move comes amid talks with the International Monetary Fund. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
            
              People visit a market for shopping in Lahore, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. Authorities on Wednesday ordered shopping malls and markets to close by 8:30 p.m. as part of a new energy conservation plan aimed at easing Pakistan's economic crisis, officials said. The move comes amid talks with the International Monetary Fund. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
            
              People visit a shopping mall in Peshawar, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. Authorities on Wednesday ordered shopping malls and markets to close by 8:30 p.m. as part of a new energy conservation plan aimed at easing Pakistan's economic crisis, officials said. The move comes amid talks with the International Monetary Fund. (AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad)
            
              People visit a shopping mall in Peshawar, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. Authorities on Wednesday ordered shopping malls and markets to close by 8:30 p.m. as part of a new energy conservation plan aimed at easing Pakistan's economic crisis, officials said. The move comes amid talks with the International Monetary Fund. (AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad)
Pakistan orders malls to close early amid economic crisis