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Rupee gains against dollar

The dollar depreciated by around six paisas in the interbank market and by 65 paisas in the open market last week Published Dec 22, 2014 06:19am

Bank investments up

The central bank further reduced rates on the fresh issue of Pakistan Investment Bonds on December 17. Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:45am

Tangled case of drug pricing

While the DRAP is bent upon imposing the average pricing method, the stakeholders have rejected the mechanism Updated Dec 22, 2014 08:01am

Restoring cotton standardisation fee

Sindh has opposed the levying of the cotton standardisation fee without the payment of premium to cotton producers Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:48am

Focus on green energy

The Sindh government says more than 40 companies are pursuing wind power projects of a combined capacity of 3,000 MW Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:49am

Challenges in agribusinesses

The agribusiness development project was aimed to increase the commercial value of agricultural products, Updated Dec 22, 2014 07:50am
HIGHLIGHTS

Drought looms for EU bank bonds

Institutions are more concerned with paying back ECB loans than increasing war chests for business lending Updated Dec 22, 2014 08:06am

World economies

Switzerland is a modern market economy with low unemployment and a highly skilled labour force Updated Dec 22, 2014 08:08am
City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 40,200 600.00
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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