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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
In oC

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 29, 2005

COMMENTS: The national currency recorded gains on the desks versus dollar this week owing to better supply of the currency on account of arrival of eid and increase in overseas remittances. Trading set off at. 59/95 on Monday, rupee continued to post gains on the desks and changed hands at. 59/75 at close of markets on Saturday. Thus, the local currency accumulated 0/20 paisa through out and closed week on an upbeat note against dollar.

RUPEE/US DOLLAR

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

59.795

60.025

-.3831

61.8

-3.2443

 


COMMENTS: Both upward and downward trends were observed in the price of cable against rupee this week. However, pound sterling remained loser at close of markets on Saturday. Trading started off at. 105/60 on Monday; cable continued its rising tone versus rupee by touching hands at. 106/00 on Wednesday. moreover, this was the highest price of pound sterling against the local currency this week. however, the rupee made a shard comeback and dispatched the cable at. 105/50 price level.

RUPEE/POUND STERLING

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

105.8 105.8 0.00 112.6 -6.0390

 


COMMENTS: Contrary to dollar, the single currency placed significant gains against the rupee in the kerb this week. The euro opened new week's trading at. 71.30 and showed a rising trend by thanging hands at. 72/05 on Friday. however, the rupee made a come back on Saturday by dragging the single currency down at. 71/70. Overall, the euro recorded 0/40 paisa against the rupee this week.

RUPEE/EURO

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

71.75 71.6 .2094 78.4 -8.4948

 


COMMENTS: The Japanese Yen showed a negative trend versus rupee in the kerb this week too. Trading began at 0/514-0/515 and with a loss the Yen changed hands at a price level of 0/512-0/514. Thus, the rupee ended another week on a positive note versus the Yen.

RUPEE/JAPANESE YEN

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

0.5135 0.5145 -.1943 0.5785 -11.2359

 


 
 

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