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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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3 DAYS FORECAST
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CITIES MIN MAX

HUM%

FOR.

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 22, 2005

COMMENTS: The rupee showed both upward and downward trends versus the dollar in the open market. However, lost 0/05 paisa at close of markets on Saturday. The dollar set off trading at Rs. 60/00 on Monday and continued to record gains on desks by touching Rs. 60/10 on Thursday. This was the highest price of the dollar against the local currency this week. However, rupee managed to make a comeback by dragging down the dollar at Rs. 60/05 at close of markets on Saturday.

RUPEE/US DOLLAR

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

60.025

60.075

-.0832

60.575

-.9079

 


COMMENTS: The cable witnessed both upward and downward trends versus the rupee in the open market this week. However, Pound sterling remained unchanged at close of markets on Saturday. The currency kicked off new week's trading at Rs. 105/60, lost grounds in middle by changing hands at Rs. 104/55 on Wednesday but recovered losses sharply. Moreover, on Saturday, the cable was changing hands at Rs. 105/60 against the national currency.

RUPEE/POUND STERLING

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

105.8 105.7 .0946 110.9 -4.5987

 


COMMENTS: The euro showed a negative trend versus the rupee in the kerb this week. The single currency started off trading at Rs. 72/10 on Monday and shed significant grounds by changing hands at Rs. 71/40. Thus, the local currency enjoyed a gain of 0/70 pasia at close of market.

RUPEE/EURO

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

71.6 72.2 -.8310 76.3 -6.1598

 


COMMENTS: The Japanese Yen showed a negative tone versus rupee in the this week. The trading stared at 0/522-0/524 and with a loss, changed hands at a price level 0/514-0/516. Thus, the rupee ended week on a positive note versus the Yen.

RUPEE/JAPANESE YEN

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

0.5145 0.5235 1.7191 0.562 -8.4519

 


 
 

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