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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 08, 2005

COMMENTS: The rupee registered gains versus dollar in the kerb this week. The dollar started new week's Trading at Rs. 60/30 on Monday, shed significant grounds and changed hands at Rs. 60/10 at close of markets on Saturday. Thus, the rupee recorded a gain of 0/20 paisa. In the inter bank market, the national currency remained unchanged versus the dollar. The rupee started the trading at Rs. 59/62 for buying and Rs. 59/82 for selling on Monday and at close of markets on Saturday remained unchanged

RUPEE/US DOLLAR

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

60.125

60.375

-.4140

59.625

.8385

 


COMMENTS: The cable observed a dip in its price against the national currency in the open market this week pound Sterling started new week at Rs. 105/80, felt tremendous pressure and changed hands at Rs. 105/30 at close of markets on Saturday. Thus, the local currency registered a gain of 0/50 pasia.
In the inter bank dealings, the cable started new week at Rs. 104/6271 for buying and Rs. 105/2945 for selling on Monday and ended the week Rs. 104/9431 for buying and Rs. 105/6125 for selling on Saturday.

RUPEE/POUND STERLING

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

105.6 106.7 -.1482 106.9 -1.2160

 


COMMENTS: Euro observed both upward and downward trends versus rupee in the kerb this week. The single currency kicked off new week's trading at Rs. 72/00, started to exert pressure on the rupee and changed hands at Rs. 72/40 at close of markets on Saturday. Thus, the euro gained 0/40 pasia. However, the national currency gained 0/10 pasia versus the single currency in the open market last week.

RUPEE/EURO

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

72.5 72.8 -.4120 73.9 -1.8944

 


COMMENTS: Yen observed another slump in its price versus the rupee in the kerb this week too. The trading range foll between 0/523-0/525 on Saturday as compared to 0/526-0/528 on Monday. Thus, the rupee ended the current week on a positive note against Japanese Yen.

RUPEE/JAPANESE YEN

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

0.5235 0.5325 -1.6901 0.5395 -2.9657

 


 
 

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