Inflation lowest since February

Inflation lowest since February

The PBS statistics showed that the inflation measured through sensitive price index was 5.48pc last month. Updated Oct 02, 2014 04:44pm


Overstated GDP losses

About 300,000 acres of cotton area had been affected by floods, much less than previous estimates of 700,000-800,000. Updated Sep 29, 2014 09:29am

Elusive SBP autonomy

If any measure of real autonomy is to be achieved, there is a need to redefine role of public debt management. Updated Sep 29, 2014 09:37am


Subdued speculations in exchange rate

Speculators’ ability to distort exchange rate outlook is weakening as fresh statistics and information keep pouring in.

Rehabilitating depleting forests

Officials consider the current flood waters insufficient for submerging the entire riverine forest area.

City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 40,542 612.85
Multan 40,120 640.00

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 102.20 102.40
U.K. 164.80 165.00
Euro 128.30 128.50
Japan 0.9300 0.9500
Saudi Arabia 27.10 27.30
U.A.E. 27.70 27.90