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COVER STORY
THE AFTERMATH

Title 41.jpg (28002 bytes)The terror attacks in the US have hit the aviation and insurance industries the worst. The ripples of it is felt the worldover with airlines announcing cuts in operations as well as jobs. For Pakistan, which has since turned into a frontline state, the two industries have been hit particular due primarily to the looming war in its very neighbourhood. PAGE looks at the fallout amidst the prevalent situation.

 

 


STOCK MARKET UPDATE
The incredibly attractive dividend yield alone is the reason sufficient to induce the investors to take long positions. Any one who is concerned about the current situation, must keep in mind that conditions would have been worst had the GoP not decided to join the alliance.


RUPEE / DOLLAR
Panic off-loads of the individual dollar holdings and unusual increase of home remittances especially from the United States and slowed down in imports were the major factors behind drastic decline in dollar value last week. Foreign exchange dealers describing the situation as volatile are doing business on day to day basis and avoiding speculative trade due to uncertain conditions.


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