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Coronavirus
VERY HIGH
Pakistan Deaths
15,619
11824hr
Pakistan Cases
729,920
431824hr
Sindh
269,474
Punjab
252,974
Balochistan
20,397
Islamabad
66,983
KPK
100,275
Pakistan Published 13 Apr, 2021 07:28pm

FIR registered against TLP Chief Saad Hussain Rizvi under Anti Terrorism Act

  • The Lahore Police has registered an FIR against TLP chief Saad Hussain Rizvi and others, under the ambit of the Anti Terrorism Act, on charges of provoking the public against the State.
FIR registered against TLP Chief Saad Hussain Rizvi under Anti Terrorism Act
Currency Rate
USD PKR Interbank Selling / Apr 12
152.80
USD PKR Interbank Buying / Apr 12
152.70
USD to Japanese Yen / Apr 12
109.38
USD to Swiss Franc / Apr 12
0.92
Pound Sterling to USD / Apr 12
1.37
Euro to USD / Apr 12
1.19
UK LIBOR % / Apr 12
0.07
Stock Volume
S&P 500 / Apr 12
4127.99
India Sensex / Apr 12
47883.38
Tokyo Nikkei / Apr 12
29538.73
Nasdaq / Apr 12
13850.00
Hang Seng / Apr 12
28453.28
FTSE 100 / Apr 12
6889.12
Dow Jones / Apr 12
33745.40
Germany DAX 30 / Apr 12
15215.00
France CAC40 / Apr 12
6161.66
Item Value
Crude Oil / Apr 12
59.79
Karachi Cotton Assoc. / Apr 12
10800.00
Gold 10 Grams / Apr 12
94564.00
Gold Spot / Apr 12
1732.50
Cotton / Apr 12
80.44

Business & Finance

Money & Banking

ECB should make clear its tolerance for overshooting inflation

  • The ECB has seen euro area inflation fall short of its near 2% target for eight years and expects to miss the target for years as the bloc emerges from the coronavirus crisis.
  • Nonetheless, he said there was room to improve guidance the ECB gives the market about how it aims to pursue its inflation target.
Published 13 Apr, 2021 08:43pm
Forex

Dollar drops to three-week lows after inflation data

  • The consumer price index jumped 0.6% last month, the largest gain since August 2012, after rising 0.4% in February, the Labor Department said on Tuesday. Excluding the volatile food and energy components, the CPI rose 0.3%. The so-called core CPI nudged up 0.1% in February.
  • The dollar briefly spiked on the data, before reversing course and dipping to three-week lows. Treasury yields also fell after the data.
Published 13 Apr, 2021 08:38pm
Money & Banking

Morgan Stanley aims to support $750bn in low-carbon investments by 2030

  • As part of the commitment, the bank said it would escalate activities such as green-bond financing and financing companies that support clean technology and renewable energy.
  • As investor interest surges in environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, a fleet of companies have taken steps to improve their performance on this front.
Published 13 Apr, 2021 08:29pm
Companies

Pfizer to pursue bringing COVID-19 vaccine to India after import relaxation

  • "We have noted the recent announcement with regard to the regulatory pathway for global vaccines," a Pfizer spokesperson told Reuters in an email.
  • "We remain committed to continuing our engagement with the government towards making the Pfizer and BioNTech vaccine available for use in the government's immunisation program."
Published 13 Apr, 2021 08:27pm

BR Research

BR Research

Covid-19: Big picture

It is summertime madness out here. Covid-19 cases are climbing like a vengeance and the third wave seems to be...
Published 12 Apr, 2021 07:35am

Pakistan

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World

Jordan royal feud stirs unease in Saudi Arabia

Jordan royal feud stirs unease in Saudi Arabia
  • Bassem Awadallah, seen as an influential figure familiar with the inner workings of the Saudi leadership, was ensnared in a rift within Jordan's royal family that played out in full public glare.
Updated 13 Apr, 2021 04:33pm

World

South Asia

Taliban not attending peace conference in Turkey, thwarting U.S. efforts to secure peace deal

  • On Monday, a Taliban spokesperson stated that the religious militia group will not be attending a peace conference tentatively planned for later this week in Turkey, jeopardising U.S. efforts to facilitate a practical peace plan.
  • Officials from the Biden Administration, the United States and Turkey stated that they intended to begin the conference on Friday, which was set to last around 10 days.
Updated 13 Apr, 2021 12:47pm
Europe

EU Parliament nears UK trade deal vote

  • The EU-UK trade pact was provisionally applied on January 1, after nine months of tough negotiations and a last minute handshake just before Christmas last year.
Published 13 Apr, 2021 11:53pm
Middle East

Ramadan moon sighted in Saudi Arabia

  • The Ramadan crescent moon has been sighted in Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom's Supreme Court announced on Monday. The first Ramadan in the kingdom will fall on Tuesday, April 13.
  • This will be the second year in a row when the holy month of Ramadan will be observed under strict coronavirus pandemic precautions.
Published 12 Apr, 2021 11:10pm

Window of opportunity

EDITORIAL: Growth in Pakistan, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) notes in its latest report titled “Regional...

Death of a royal consort

EDITORIAL: A familiar figure around the world as the longest serving royal consort to the longest serving monarch in...

The IMF review

EDITORIAL: The mission leader for the ongoing Extended Fund Facility (EFF) programme revealed during a conference...

Putting a lid on inflation

EDITORIAL: Finance Minister Hammad Azhar is right to make rising inflation his top priority right at the start. It...