Stocks stage 231-point rally

The KSE-100 index rose by 230.73 points or by 0.74 per cent to close at 31,454.47 points. Updated Nov 27, 2014 09:05am

T-bill rates slashed

The State Bank of Pakistan on Wednesday reduced the cut-off yield on treasury bills by up to 50 basis points. Updated Nov 27, 2014 09:14am

Employment exchanges to be activated

Commissioner Karachi Siddiqui has directed all assistant commissioners to activate public-sector employment exchanges. Updated Nov 27, 2014 09:21am

‘Poor business climate’

Huge amounts of pending tax refunds, poor protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) and poor governance standards Updated Nov 27, 2014 09:27am


EU proposes $380bn investment plan

The European Union’s executive has proposed a plan to boost investment in the bloc’s flagging economy. Updated Nov 27, 2014 09:19am

Palm oil ends higher

Malaysian palm oil futures ended higher on Wednesday, reversing losses from the early session. Updated Nov 27, 2014 09:22am

City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 40,842 600.00
Multan 40,630 600.00

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 102.55 102.75
U.K. 160.55 160.75
Euro 127.55 127.75
Japan 0.8600 0.8700
Saudi Arabia 27.20 27.40
U.A.E. 27.85 28.00