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    Stocks tumble by 160 points

    Stocks were badly battered as investors ran for cover ahead of the long Eid holidays. Updated Jul 29, 2014 04:02am

    Prices of petrol, diesel unchanged

    The government decided to keep the prices of petrol and diesel unchanged and reduce kero­sene prices from Aug 1. Updated Jul 29, 2014 07:51am

    Remittances double in Ramazan

    Keeps the hope alive for the country to fetch around $2 billion during the holy month Updated Jul 27, 2014 07:30am

    Facing uncertain times

    The power company would be less vulnerable to rising circular debt because of its ability to pass on incremental debt Updated Jul 28, 2014 01:40pm

    Foreign investors’ concerns

    MORE than a year into its tenure, the government has positive progress to show for its time in power. The... Published Jul 28, 2014 06:46am

    Better sales despite high prices

    Eid shopping gains momentum as improved law and order situation facilitates buyers to visit shopping centres Updated Jul 27, 2014 07:31am

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    Russia hit by $50bn Yukos ruling

    An international court ordered Russia to pay Yukos shareholders a record $50 billion compensation.

    Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

    CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
    U.S.A. 98.70 98.90
    U.K. 167.00 167.20
    Euro 131.90 132.10
    Japan 0.9500 0.9600
    Saudi Arabia 26.15 26.35
    U.A.E. 26.75 26.95