Sharif defers gas tariff hike

PM once again safeguarded already inflation hit masses from massive rise in gas tariff. It was second time in one month. Published Nov 22, 2014 07:41am

CDC reassures KSL investors

CDC released a statement acknowledging: “The CDC call centre received 600 calls per day on an average regarding KASB KSL Updated Nov 22, 2014 08:55am

Agri credit rises 40pc in July-Oct

Banks disbursed Rs128.1 billion in the four months to October, which is 25.6 per cent of the annual target Rs500bn Updated Nov 22, 2014 09:01am

Subsidy for rice growers urged

KARACHI: Rice exporters have asked the government not to get involved in rice trade as it would be damaging for the... Published Nov 22, 2014 06:16am

Gas tariff hike slammed

Textile industry leaders have strongly opposed the ECC decision of allowing up to 30 per cent increase in gas tariff. Updated Nov 22, 2014 09:07am

MoU for better cotton signed

Aptma and BCI signed a MoU to implement activities to mainstream sustainability in cotton production in Pakistan. Updated Nov 22, 2014 09:11am

Cotton market under pressure

KARACHI: The cotton market on Friday remained under pressure as prices fell further because of higher phutti (seed... Published Nov 22, 2014 06:16am


Palm oil rises

Malaysian palm oil futures rose on Friday following two days of declines. Updated Nov 22, 2014 09:13am

Gold rallies

Gold climbed above $1,200 an ounce on Friday to hit its highest in three weeks after a surprise rate cut by... Updated Nov 22, 2014 09:14am

City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 40,842 591.42

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 102.35 102.55
U.K. 160.00 160.20
Euro 127.50 127.70
Japan 0.8610 0.8750
Saudi Arabia 27.15 27.35
U.A.E. 27.85 28.05