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US Dollar 59.9 60
Bahrain Dinar 158 158.1
Canadian $ 50.85 50.95
Euro 70.75 70.85
Hong Kong $ 7.65 7.7
Japanese Yen 0.508 0.51
Kuwaiti Dinar 204 204.1
UK Pound 103.7 103.8
Last updated: Friday 23 Dec, 2005-12.30 P.M (PST)

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KARACHI
Today 12 26 38 Sunny
Tomorrow 11 27 38 Sunny
Day after 11 28 38 Sunny
LAHORE
Today 1 20 87 Sunny
Tomorrow 2 20 87 Sunny
Day after 2 21 87 Sunny
ISLAMABAD
Today 0 18 59 Sunny
Tomorrow 0 18 59 Sunny
Day after 0 21 59 Sunny
HUM%: Humidity In %
FOR.: Weather Forecast
updated: Fri - Sun 23-25 Dec, 2005

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KARACHI         - 021 LAHORE          - 042 ISLAMABAD    - 051 FAISALABAD   - 041 MULTAN          - 061 PESHAWAR    - 0521 CANADA          - 1 KUWAIT           - 965 INDIA               - 91 IRAN                - 98 U.K                   - 44 U.A.E                - 971 U.S.A                - 1

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  FOREX KERB WATCH

Comments by OWAIS S. KALIA (Khanani & Kalia)
Updated Oct 01, 2005

COMMENTS: The local currency saw a mix trend versus dollar in the kerb this week. Trading set off at Rs. 60/32 on Monday and greenback continued to keep rupee under pressure through out. thus, the national currency changed hands at Rs. 60/35 at close of markets on Saturday. however, the dollar touched at Rs. 60/38 on Friday which was its highest price versus the rupee. But rupee showed some resistance and dragged down the dollar at Rs. 60/35. Overall, the national currency lost 0/03 paisa against the dollar at close of markets.

RUPEE/US DOLLAR

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

60.375

60.325

.0828

59.605

1.2918

 


COMMENTS: The cable witnessed a tremendous dip in its price against the national currency in the open market this week. Pound Sterling started new week at Rs. 107/20, remained under tremendous pressure and changed hands at Rs. 106/50 at close of markets on Saturday. Thus, the rupee accumulated 0/70 pasia.

RUPEE/POUND STERLING

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

106.7 107.4 -.6517 106.6 -.0938

 


COMMENTS: Euro also witnessed both upward and downward trends versus rupee in the kerb this week too. The single currency set off new week's trading at Rs. 72/80, felt pressure against the national currency and changed hands at Rs. 72/70 at close of markets on Saturday. thus, the rupee gained 0/10 pasia. Moreover, the national currency also accumulated 0/30 paisa versus the single currency in the last week trading.

RUPEE/EURO

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

72.8 72.8 0.00 73.5 -.9523

 


COMMENTS: Yen observed a slump in its price versus the rupee in the kerb this week. the trading range fell between 0/528-0/53 on Saturday as compared to 0/535-0/537 on Monday. thus, the rupee ended the current week on a positive note against Japanese Yen.
in the inter bank, Yen opened the new week at 0/53087 for buying and 0/53849 for selling on Monday an changed hands at 0/52426 for buying and 0/53178 for selling at close of markets on Saturday.

RUPEE/JAPANESE YEN

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

0.5325 0.5345 -.3741 0.5355 -.5602

 


 
 

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