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CURRENCY BUYING

SELLING

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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 PAGE INDEX

By ATIF ALI
Updated Dec 17, 2005

PAKISTAN MARKET INDICATORS

 

 

 

FRI
11-Nov

FRI
18-Nov

FRI
25-Nov

FRI
2-Dec

FRI
9-Dec

FRI
16-Dec

DOLLAR

Buying

59.83

59.95

60.06

60.12

60.15

60.15

Selling

59.88

60.05

60.13

60.16

60.2

60.2

POUND

Buying

104.2

102.85

103.1

103.5

104.6

106.15

Selling

104.3

102.95

103.2

103.6

104.7

106.25

EURO

Buying

70.25

69.8

70.4

70.5

70.55

72

Selling

70.35

69.9

70.5

70.6

70.65

72.1

CANADIAN $

Buying

50.1

50.05

50.8

51.15

51.5

51.65

Selling

50.2

50.15

50.9

51.25

51.6

51.75

JAP YEN

Buying

0.505

0.5

0.502

0.498

0.496

0.513

Selling

0.507

0.502

0.504

0.5

0.498

0.515

HK $

Buying

7.65

7.7

7.65

7.7

7.7

7.72

Selling

7.7

7.8

7.7

7.75

7.75

7.77

SINGAPORE $

Buying

35

35

35.2

35.3

35.45

35.75

Selling

35.1

35.1

35.3

35.4

35.55

35.85

MALAYSIAN RINGGIT

Buying

15.65

15.75

15.75

15.8

15.8

15.8

Selling

15.7

15.85

15.8

15.85

15.85

15.85

UAE DIRHAM

Buying

16.24

16.29

16.28

16.3

16.32

16.32

Selling

16.28

16.34

16.32

16.34

16.37

16.37

SAUDI RIYAL

Buying

15.88

15.93

15.93

15.95

15.98

15.98

Selling

15.93

15.98

15.97

15.98

16.03

16.03

KUWAITI DINAR

Buying

203.9

204.2

204.2

204.7

205

204.65

Selling

204

204.3

204.3

204.8

205.1

204.75

INDIAN RUPEE

Buying

1.33

1.35

1.35

1.34

1.33

1.34

Selling

1.38

1.4

1.38

1.37

1.37

1.37

 

 

INFLATION INDICATORS
2000-01=100(Month on Month)

 

CPI INFLATION

WPI INFLATION

Month

GENERAL

FOOD

NON-FOOD

CORE

GENERAL

FOOD

NON-
FOOD

SPI

4-Nov

1.12

1.84

0.59

0.65

0.39

1.03

-0.16

1.94

4-Dec

-0.85

-3.32

0.96

0.66

-0.25

-1.91

1.22

-0.98

5-Jan

0.97

1.32

0.73

0.57

1.53

1.41

1.62

0.91

5-Feb

0.99

0.88

1.06

0.52

1.52

0.96

2

0.54

5-Mar

1.29

2.17

0.68

0.88

1.39

1.08

1.65

1.07

5-Apr

1.74

3.24

0.66

0.84

1.61

2.88

0.55

1.29

5-May

-0.44

-1.81

0.55

0.69

-0.59

-0.78

-0.42

-1.02

5-Jun

0.1

-0.88

0.79

0.56

0.71

-0.26

1.54

0.7

5-Jul

1.62

2.95

0.68

0.46

1.99

2.84

1.28

1.35

5-Aug

0.04

-1.11

0.86

0.47

1.04

-0.83

2.63

0.26

5-Sep

0.5

-0.02

0.87

0.48

0.54

-0.46

1.36

0.23

5-Oct

0.94

1.18

0.77

0.77

0.77

1.12

0.48

0.05

5-Nov

0.76

1.3

0.38

0.44

0.18

0.29

0.08

0.88

Source: Federal Bureau of Statistics
Prepared by Economic Policy Department

 


 

Date

100
share
-Index

Market Capital-
ization
(Billion)

Volume Leader

Leader Volume
(Million Shares)

Total Volume
(Million shares)

Active

Plus

Minus

uncha-
nged

Friday 18-nov

8,933.51

2,549.703

PTCL

51.571 409.680 357 221 112 24

Friday 25-nov

9,064.39 2,590.507

DGK CEMENT

61.912 502.050 367 157 159 51

Friday 02-dec

9,226.41 2,644.094 OGDC 49.405 384.716 356 215 110 31

Friday 09-dec

9,431.81 2,709.888 BOP 36.641 382.807 387 213 131 43

Friday 16-dec

9,514.83 2,734.197 NBP 54.508 417.601 391 175 179 37

 


 

INTERNATIONAL MARKET INDICATORS

 

GDP (PER CAPITA) (PER PERSON)

RANK

COUNTRY

AMOUNT

#1

British Virgin Islands

$110,321.00

#2

Luxembourg

$58,198.20

#4

United States

$39,731.70

#9

Switzerland

$33,636.00

#18

Australia

$30,448.00

#19

United Kingdom

$29,483.30

#20

Japan

$29,391.70

#22

Finland

$28,948.90

#23

Germany

$28,654.30

#24

France

$28,636.90

#27

Italy

$27,692.20

#34

United Arab Emirates

$24,842.00

#36

Spain

$23,241.90

#38

New Zealand

$22,926.90

#42

Israel

$20,551.20

#69

Saudi Arabia

$11,742.00

#73

South Africa

$11,081.50

#94

Iran

$7,596.52

#95

Turkey

$7,302.51

#117

China

$5,559.15

#118

Swaziland

$5,288.23

#143

India

$3,072.40

#159

Pakistan

$2,138.28

#160

Iraq

$2,086.29

#168

Bangladesh

$1,910.34

 


 

GROSS NATIONAL INCOME (PER CAPITA) (PER PERSON)

RANK

COUNTRY

AMOUNT

#1

Luxembourg

$37,499.20

#2

Switzerland

$36,987.60

#3

Japan

$35,474.10

#5

United States

$33,070.30

#9

United Kingdom

$24,486.70

#14

Germany

$23,534.80

#15

France

$22,751.30

#18

Canada

$20,789.50

#21

Australia

$19,213.50

#22

United Arab Emirates

$19,198.30

#23

Israel

$17,046.40

#41

Saudi Arabia

$6,851.39

#94

Kazakhstan

$1,322.15

#96

Swaziland

$1,219.70

#105

Syria

$935.58

#106

Philippines

$920.19

#108

China

$865.03

#115

Azerbaijan

$665.88

#123

Uzbekistan

$514.73

#128

India

$441.56

#131

Pakistan

$369.70

#133

Bangladesh

$336.87

#140

Kenya

$315.04

#148

Cambodia

$244.90

#149

Bhutan

$236.95

 


 

WORLD COMMODITY PRICES

PETROLEUM PRICES ($/bbl)

THIS WEEK

LAST WEEK

% CHANGE

Nymex Crude

59.84

58.71

1.924714699

IPE Crude

59.2

55.66

6.360043119

Dated Brent

58.62

53.78

8.999628115

WTI Cushing

59.99

58.46

2.617174136

NATURAL GAS ($/MMBtu)

 

THIS WEEK

LAST WEEK

% CHANGE

Nymex Henry Hub

13.58

11.62

16.86746988

Henry Hub

14.05

11.11

26.46264626

New York City Gate

15.07

11.69

28.91360137

 


 

COMMODITY

 

UNITS

PRICES THIS WEEK

PRICES LAST WEEK

%CHANGE IN PRICE

SUGAR #11

lbs

13.87

12.15

14.156379

HEATING OIL

Gallon

177.47

168.92

5.0615676

NATURAL GAS

MMBtu

13.58

11.62

16.86747

CRUDE OIL

Barrel

59.84

58.71

1.9247147

PLATINUM

Troy ounce

NaN

984.3

NaN

SILVER

Troy ounce

8.525

8.14

4.7297297

COPPER

lbs

212.75

185.35

14.782843

GOLD

Oz

495.2

492.9

0.4666261

WHEAT

(CBT)bu

319.5

314

1.7515924

COTTON

lbs

53.01

48.95

8.2941777

COFFEE 'C'

lbs

97.85

97.4

0.4620123

CORN

bu

205

204

0.4901961

COCOA

Ton

1468

1410

4.1134752

 


 

DAY

DJIA INDEX

NASDAQ INDEX

S&P INDEX

FTSE INDEX

DAX INDEX

CAC-40 INDEX

NIKKEI INDEX

H.SENG INDEX

SENSEX INDEX

Friday 11-nov

10,640.10

2,196.68 1,230.96

5,423.50

5,015.55

4,479.50

14,080.88

14,633.33

8,308.93

Friday 18-nov

10,720.22

2,220.46

1,242.80

5,460.10

5,099.72

4,523.18

14,411.79

14,787.98

8,649.52

Friday 25-nov

10,916.09

2,259.98

1,265.61

5,511.00

5,187.98

4,586.84

14,742.58

15,084.39

8,744.04

Friday 2-dec

10,912.57

2,267.17

1,264.67

5,486.10

5,266.55

4,636.46

15,421.60

15,068.03

8,944.78

Friday 9-dec

10,755.12

2,246.46

1,255.84

5,531.10

5,288.75

4,669.93

1,518,336

14,879.16

8,906.31

Friday 16-dec

10,881.67

2,260.63

1,270.94

5,495.30

5,295.82

4,673.14

15,254.44

15059.02

9,170.40

 


 
 

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