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

Selective buying on cotton market

Trading was steady on the cotton market as buyers kept looking for quality lint which is running in short supply Updated Dec 20, 2014 10:02am

Gold below $1,200/oz

Gold edged lower on Friday, struggling with the $1,200 an ounce mark as the dollar firmed. Updated Dec 20, 2014 10:03am

Palm oil ends higher

Malaysian palm oil futures ended higher on Friday on concerns over monsoon rains hurting output Updated Dec 20, 2014 10:04am
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