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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 Nov 12, 2005

COMMENTS: The local currency continued its rising trend versus dollar in the open market this week. The US dollar started off trading at Rs. 59/85 on Monday, rupee continued to shed grounds on the desks and changed hands at Rs. 59/80 at close of market on Saturday. Thus, the national currency posted 0/05 pasia versus dollar in the kerb.

RUPEE/US DOLLAR

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

59.795

60.025

-.3831

60.1

-.5074

 


COMMENTS: The cable saw a decline in its price against the national currency this week. Pound sterling opened trading at Rs. 104/50 on Monday; kept losing against rupee and changed hands at Rs. 103/70 price level. Thus, the national currency registered a gain of 0/80 paisa overall at close of markets.

RUPEE/POUND STERLING

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

103.9 105.8 1.7958 109.9 -5.4595

 


COMMENTS: The single currency gave up significant grounds against rupee in the kerb this week. Euro set off new week's trading at Rs. 70/50 on Monday, continued to show a decline it its price and changed hands at Rs. 69/75 at close of markets on Saturday. Therefore, rupee recorded a gain of 0/75 paisa on the desks versus euro in the open market.

RUPEE/EURO

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

69.9 71.6 -2.3743 76.85 -9.0435

 


COMMENTS: The Japanese Yen continued to show a negative trend versus rupee in the kerb this week. Trading began at 0/505-0/507 and with a loss the Yen changed hands at a price level of 0/5010-0/5030. Thus, rupee ended the week on an update note.

RUPEE/JAPANESE YEN

This Week

Last Week

% Change

Last Year

% Change

0.5025 0.5145 -2.3323 0.560 -10.2678

 


 
 

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