- Buying and selling rates of dollar were recorded at Rs159.9 and Rs160.6 respectively.
ISLAMABAD: The exchange rate of Pakistani rupee strengthened by 42 paisas against the US dollar in the interbank trading on Monday and closed at Rs159.56 as compared to the previous day's closing of Rs159.98.
Meanwhile, according to Forex Association of Pakistan, the buying and selling rates of dollar in the open market were recorded at Rs159.9 and Rs160.6 respectively.
In interbank trading, the price of euro depreciated by 07 paisas and closed at Rs191.88 against the last day’s trading of Rs 191.95, State Bank of Pakistan reported.
The Japanese Yen lost one paisa to close at Rs1.51, whereas an increase of Rs 1.35 was witnessed in the exchange rate of British Pound which was traded at Rs218.72 as compared to its last closing of Rs217.37.
The exchange rates of Emirates Dirham and Saudi Riyal decreased by 11 paisas each to close at Rs 43.44 and Rs 42.53 respectively.