The sign and purchase agreement will be signed at a ceremony, overlooked by the finance minister.
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Intensity of buying saw 52 stocks close at their upper circuits.
Trading volume dropped to 331m shares from 380m shares.
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Order given for engineering, procurement and supply of equipment for a complete cement production line.
Session marked by intense volatility as the index dived down by 780 points.
KSE-100 index was down 321.96 points.
The benchmark KSE-100 is still at its all-time high of 49,211 points.
The stock market remained muted for much of the first session on Friday.
The index was up 433 points at opening but with 50,000 barrier in sight investors opted to take profit.
Investors remained positive in index-heavyweights, which cumulatively contributed 269 points to the index.
Market participants say trend over next few days will show if the market is finally undergoing long-due correction.
The KSE-100 index edged up by just 1.18 points for the day to close at 49,039.
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Volumes rose to 431 million shares from 329m shares traded a day ago while the value grew to Rs20.7 billion from Rs18bn.
Investors remained overwhelmed by the Supreme Court hearings on the Panama Papers case
After taking a dip of 118 points, he benchmark rallied up to an intra-day high of over 49,000 points.
Oil and gas exploration and production sector received a boost as global oil prices increased.
The KSE-100 index closed on a historic high at 48,240 points on the first trading day of the new year
The KSE-100 index added 1,175 points (2.52 per cent) to close at new all-time high 47,807 on the last day of 2016.