Textile exports rise by 7pc

Surge in exports is because of govt's decision of ensuring uninterrupted power and gas supply to textile mills. Updated Dec 21, 2014 10:41am

Prices of food items still rising

Grocery items’ prices are still rising despite a substantial decrease in freight charges by the transporters. Updated Dec 21, 2014 10:43am

Illegal steel imports hurting PSM

PSM is unable to gain profit from slight increase in its production due to arrival of products from illegal channels. Updated Dec 21, 2014 10:52am

Three KPT berths being revamped

Rehabilitation of three berths at Karachi Port being undertaken with World Bank assistance nears completion. Updated Dec 21, 2014 11:00am

Weekly inflation falls by 0.22pc

Weekly in­flation for combined income group, measured through the Sensitive Price Index, witnessed a slight decline Updated Dec 20, 2014 09:50am

LSM expands by 2pc in July-Oct

Large-scale manufacturing posted a paltry growth of 1.95 per cent during the first four months of this fiscal year. Updated Dec 20, 2014 09:51am

SBP injects Rs585bn to support banks

The State Bank on Friday injected Rs585 billion into the banking system, which showed that there was a liquidity crunch. Updated Dec 20, 2014 09:52am
City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 40,200 600.00
Multan 39,780 600.00

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 100.85 101.00
U.K. 158.00 158.20
Euro 125.35 125.55
Japan 0.8400 0.8600
Saudi Arabia 26.75 26.95
U.A.E. 27.40 27.60