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THE RUPEE: No business on open market

No trading activity was witnessed on the open market on Saturday as almost all participants kept themselves away from the daily dealings under the self-isolation due to coronavirus.
Published 22 Mar, 2020 12:00am
Business

THE RUPEE: Little changes

The rupee moved cautiously against the dollar on the money market on Friday in the process of trading activity, dealers said.
Published 21 Mar, 2020 12:00am
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Beyond current account

The current account deficit went down 71 percent year-on-year to $2.9 billion (1.5% of GDP) in Jul-Feb. In February
Published 20 Mar, 2020 03:46am
Up in smoke
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Up in smoke

Health activists have something to cheer about. In the seven months ended January 2020, Pakistan’s cigarette product
Published 20 Mar, 2020 03:45am
Business

THE RUPEE: Minor changes

The rupee was inert on the open market, however it dropped against the dollar on the inter-bank market on Thursday in the process of trading activity, dealers said.
Published 20 Mar, 2020 12:00am
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MPS: An opportunity lost?

As most things in Pakistan these days, reactions to the monetary policy announcement are bordering on two extremes.
Published 19 Mar, 2020 03:52am
Remittances in danger?
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Remittances in danger?

Remittances are key contributors to country’s foreign exchange reserves and have remained resilient. The crash in oi
Published 19 Mar, 2020 03:48am
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THE RUPEE: Rates unchanged

The rupee maintained overnight levels against the dollar on the currency market on Wednesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said.
Published 19 Mar, 2020 12:00am
Petrol prices: How low?
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Petrol prices: How low?

Ever since the oil market tanked last Monday, nearly all economic discourse in Pakistan has been around petrol price
Published 18 Mar, 2020 03:51am
Is this the time for EV?
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Is this the time for EV?

Crown Group, a local auto parts manufacturer in Pakistan launched a two-door and two-person hatchback electric vehic
Updated 18 Mar, 2020 04:33am