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Poverty challenge amidst data deficit

Vulnerability estimates show that close to 51pc of the population was vulnerable to poverty during 2015-16 — SPDC report Updated May 22, 2017 07:01am

What is the future of manufacturing?

It’s time to decide if we want to grow and create jobs at home — or become a consumer society and export jobs elsewhere Updated May 22, 2017 07:31am

Dar set to unveil budget on May 26

PM formally sent advice to the president to summon NA and Senate sessions for presentation of federal budget 2017-18 Updated May 21, 2017 07:55am

BULLION RATES

City Gold (24-ct) Silver
Karachi 43,071 625.71
Multan 42,610 651.00

EXCHANGE RATES

Exchange Rates for Currency Notes

CountriesSelling (Rs.)Buying (Rs.)
U.S.A. 105.90 106.10
U.K. 137.10 138.10
Euro 118.40 119.40
Japan 0.9435 0.9635
Saudi Arabia 28.10 28.30
U.A.E. 28.80 29.00

Aurora

Work it mom

The challenges and rewards mothers in advertising have to contend with. Published May 14, 2017 09:10am

Business & Finance

Businesses face diverse emotions

Many leading local business groups were calm … second tier companies were nervous while for the struggling third tier Updated May 22, 2017 07:01am

What is the future of manufacturing?

It’s time to decide if we want to grow and create jobs at home — or become a consumer society and export jobs elsewhere Updated May 22, 2017 07:31am

Rupee weak against dollar

During the week, dollar on the interbank market gained against the rupee on a WoW basis Updated May 22, 2017 07:01am

Bank deposits decrease

Borrowings by all scheduled banks decreased in the week under review by 1.90pc. Compared to last year’s corresponding Updated May 22, 2017 07:01am