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LPG distributors seek cut in cost in local market KARACHI: All Pakistan Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) Distributors Association has sought immediate cut in the price of LPG available in the local market. President of the Association, Abdul Hadi Khan, in a statement Wednesday said steady price reduction of LPG in the international market demanded its synchronization in the local market. "Due attention paid towards the cause can help to turn LPG cost effective for consumers in the country," he said. Abdul Hadi Khan said concerted efforts to promote LPG in the country can also turn it 30% cheaper as compared to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). It was also claimed that LPG in terms of mileage is 50% cheaper than petrol and diesel. Easy availability of LPG, he said, is also a solution to brave the diminishing resources of natural gas in the country enabling both the domestic as well as industrial consumers to get rid of the energy crisis. ...

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RECORDER REPORT: PSX close of day KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed on Wednesday having 32144.59 points with a negative change of 299.61 and volume of 109,885,720 shares.High and Low were 32464.54 and 32104.55 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 168,801,020 shares with 321 total traded companies out of which 105 were up 198 were down and 18 were unchanged. TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 28,588,000 shares. It was ...

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SPI-based weekly inflation decreases by 0.34pc ISLAMABAD: The weekly inflation for the week ended on January 7 for the combined income group decreased by 0.34 percent as compared to the previous week.The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week under review in the above mentioned group was recorded at 218.12 points against 218.86 points registered in the previous week, according to data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).However, as compared to the corresponding week of last year, the SPI for the ...

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ISE witnessed bearish trend ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Stock Exchange (ISE) here on Wednesday witnessed bearish trend as the ISE-10 index was down by 76.06 points and closed at 2641.58 points.A total of 900 shares were traded, which were down by 600 shares when it compared with previous day's trading of 1,500 shares.Out of 150 companies, share prices of 39 companies recorded increase while share prices of 111 companies registered decrease where as no company remained stable in trading.The share price ...

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ISE witnessed bearish trend ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Stock Exchange (ISE) here on Wednesday witnessed bearish trend as the ISE-10 index was down by 13.07 points and closed at 2717.64 points.A total of 1,500 shares were traded, which were down by 13,500 shares when it compared with previous day's trading of 15,000 shares.Out of 138 companies, share prices of 60 companies recorded increase while share prices of 78 companies registered decrease where as no company remained stable in trading.The share price ...

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LSE downs by 21.25 points LAHORE: Lahore Stock Exchange Monday witnessed bearish trend by loosing 21.25 points, as the LSE Index-25 opened with 5445.08 points and closed at 5423.83 points. The market's overall situation, however, corresponded to an upward trend as it remained at 90,800 shares to close against previous turnover of 52,500 shares, showing an upward move of 38,300 shares. While, out of the total 55 active scrips, 7 moved up, 4 shed values and 44 remained equal. The ...

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ISE-10 index witnessed bearish trend ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Stock Exchange witnessed bearish trend here on Thursday as the ISE-10 index was up by 17.24 points and closed at 2754.49 points.A total of 11,200 shares were traded, which were up by 10,200 shares when it compared with previous day's trading of 1000 shares.Out of 133 companies, share prices of 74 companies recorded increase while share prices of 59 companies registered decrease where as no company remained stable in today's trading.The share price ...