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RECORDER REPORT-PSX close of day KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed lower on Friday having 39781.95 points with a negative change of - 353.36 and volume of 105,211,010 shares.High and Low were 40180.33 and 39739.17 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 505,803,080shares with 388 total traded companies out of which 129 were up 245 were down and 14 were unchanged. TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 109,951,000 shares. It was followed by INV. BANKS / INV. COS. / SECURITIES COS. with a total traded volume of 84,015,000 shares.The three top traded companies were WorldCall Telecom. with a volume of 44,863,000 and price per share of 2.85 (0.06), Pace (Pak) Ltd.. with a volume 36,016,000 of price per share of 11.14 (0.17), Media Times Ltd. with a volume 34,104,000 of price per share of 4.60 (0.31).The top three advancers were Sanofi-Aventis with price per share ...

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Italy's Renzi says August quake caused at least 4bn euros of damage ROME: An earthquake that killed 297 people in central Italy last month caused damage worth at least 4 billion euros ($4.5 billion), Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Friday. Renzi, who is looking for as much fiscal leeway as possible from the European Commission as he prepares his 2017 budget, has said he expects earthquake-related costs to be excluded from the EU's budget deficit limits. However, he has remained vague on whether those costs should ...

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President for boosting trade with Sudan ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday called for increasing trade with Sudan by enhancing bilateral cooperation in different fields.The President said Pakistan and Sudan share strong bonds of friendship based on common religion, history and culture.The President expressed these views in a meeting with Sudan's Special Envoy/Minister of International Cooperation Kamal Hasan Ali who led a delegation here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.The Special Envoy who brought a special message from Sudanese President, requested for Pakistan's support ...

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India deploys two more brigades on LoC ISLAMABAD: India has deployed two more brigades, about 10,000 more army personnel on the Line of Control (LoC) in the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK).According to KMS, the two brigades were in addition to one Brigade recently deployed in South Kashmir.One full brigade has been lifted from Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh and another from Udhampur in Indian occupied Kashmir and shifted to the Kashmir Valley, mainly along the LoC.With deployment of two more brigades, total number ...

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Pakistan's investment regime 'most liberal' in the region: PM NEW YORK: Pakistan's economy is back on an upward growth trajectory, with liberalized investment sector and improved security environment generating enhanced investor interest, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif told US business and industry leaders on Thursday."Our economic rebound is particularly remarkable because we achieved it while being engaged in major counter-terrorism operations that we have launched against terrorists across Pakistan," he said in a speech at a luncheon co-hosted by the US-Pakistan Business Council (USPBC) ...