Inflation at 7pc in August

The falling trend in prices of essential goods shows that the inflation in the next few months will decelerate further. Published Sep 02, 2014 06:14am

Oil prices reduced by 1.3 per cent

Govt reduced prices of petroleum products to partially pass on impact of declining oil prices in international market. Updated Sep 01, 2014 06:31am

Political crisis hits rupee

The rupee fell 10 paisas against the dollar in interbank dealings and by 30 paisas in the open market last week Updated Sep 01, 2014 09:10am


ICI Pakistan posts Rs1.7bn profit

Net sales income grew by 5pc primarily due to higher sale volume in the Life Sciences, Soda Ash and Chemical businesses.

Banks asked to protect consumers

In the wake of the financial crisis, a great deal of attention has turned to the Consumer Protection agenda.

PA adopts prohibition of usury bill

The Baloch­is­tan Assembly unanimously adopted the Balochistan Prohibition of Private Money Lending Bill, 2014.

City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 41,828 651.42
Multan 40,960 640.00

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 101.50 101.70
U.K. 167.45 167.65
Euro 133.10 133.30
Japan 0.9600 0.9700
Saudi Arabia 26.95 27.15
U.A.E. 27.55 27.75