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Gulf

Gulf News

HOW THE ‘RICH KIDS’ OF DUBAI ARE SPENDING THEIR FORTUNES Dubai: In today’s era of Instagram, Facebook and social media, there’s an endless stream of posts flaunting wealth. But there’s at least one social media account that’s growing in popularity, …

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Commodity

Commodity News

GOLD, SILVER INCHES DOWN ON WORLDWIDE CUES Precious metals gold and silver were trading in red in the early trade on Thursday following global cues. MCX Gold was trading 0.24 percent, or Rs 68, down at Rs 28,182 per 10 …

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Shipping

Shipping News

DISAPPEARING SHIPYARDS: NOT MUCH OF A MYSTERY? At the beginning of 2009, close to the peak of the current shipbuilding cycle, there were a total of 934 ‘active’ shipyards globally. This number has now dropped by 62 percent to stand …

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Pakistan

Pakistan News

CURRENCY: PKR STRENGTHENS AGAINST $ The rupee strengthened against the dollar at 105.25/105.45 in the inter-bank market on Friday compared to Thursday’s close of 105.3/105.5, Kamal Hayder, Research Analyst-PAGE said. The currency market has fluctuated regularly in recent months with …

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India

India News This Week

SHAH RUKH KHAN, BACHCHAN FAMILY AND AJAY DEVGN GET ED NOTICES OVER FOREX REMITTANCES MUMBAI: It’s not just Shah Rukh Khan who is battling a barrage of questions from the Enforcement Directorate. All members of the Bachchan family have been …

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Leadership & Business Wisdom

Leadership & Business Wisdom

MANAGING THE NEW VENTURE EVERY NEW PROJECT IS AN INFANT AND INFANTS BELONG IN THE NURSERY. Innovative efforts, especially those aimed at developing new businesses, products, or services, should normally report directly to the “executive in charge of innovation.” They …

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Press Releases

Press Releases

SBP KEEPS INTEREST RATE UNCHANGED AT 5.75PC The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to maintain the interest rate at 5.75 percent in its new monetary policy announced on Saturday. According to the Monetary Policy Statement announced by SBP …

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Consumer Price Index

consumer price index

It is one of the best known lagging indicators. The consumer price index expresses the current prices of a basket of goods and services in terms of the prices during the same period in a previous year, to show effect …

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Balance Of Trade

Balance of trade figures weak in March 2018

The balance of trade compares the value of a country’s exports of goods and services against its imports. When exports are greater than imports, that’s a trade surplus. Most nations view that as a favorable trade balance. A country that …

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Kibor Rates

Kibor Rate

Kibor rate is the average interest rate at which term deposits are offered between prime banks in the Pakistani wholesale money market or interbank market. KIBOR as a benchmark, to encourage transparency  and improve management of the market risk undertaken …

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Economic Indicator Of Pakistan

Economic Indicator

An economic indicator is a statistic about an economic activity. Economic indicators allow analysis of economic performance and predictions of future performance. Economic indicators include various indices, earnings reports, and economic summaries. PAKISTAN – ECONOMIC INDICATORS Overview Last Reference Previous …

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Demographic

Demographic

Demographic is the study of a population based on factors such as age, race and sex, among others. Governments, corporations and non-government organizations use demographics to learn more about a population’s characteristics for many purposes, including policy development and economic …

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