Pakistani Rupee

Pakistani Rupee

Pakistani Rupee overview

The Pakistani rupee (Urdu: روپیہ‬‎ / ALA-LC: Rūpiyah; sign: ₨; code: PKR) is the currency of Pakistan. The issuance of the currency is controlled by the State Bank of Pakistan, the central bank of the country. The most commonly used symbol for the rupee is Rs, used on receipts when purchasing goods and services. In Pakistan, the rupee is also spelled as "rupees", "rupaya" or "rupaye". As standard in Pakistani English, large values of rupees are counted in terms of thousands; lakh (100,000); crore (10 million); arab (1 billion); kharab (100 billion).

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China turns to Indonesia to quench ethanol thirst in November | S&P Global Platts

Chinese ethanol imports surged to a total of 94,051 cu m in November, from 16,043 cu m in October, with both denatured and undenatured imports showing strong growth, latest customs data showed Thursda

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UAE dirham appreciates against top currencies

The UAE dirham has appreciated against the currencies of both top 10 non-dollarised import and non-oil export partners by 3.08 per cent and 3.97 per cent respectively during the first nine months of 2018, a media report said.

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Pakistan: Opposition demands resignation of PM Imran Khan

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Is Pakistan on the way to living without the IMF?

Pakistan is perhaps the only country in South Asia with a history of repeated engagements with the IMF – 21 loan agreements since 1959. The last (...)

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Further depreciation in Pakistani rupee to pose short-term challenges: Moody's - Business

Moody's explained that the PKR depreciated around 5% against the USD.

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Pakistan rupee set to come under more pressure

KARACHI: The Pakistan rupee could face further pressure this week, in the midst of the country’s chronic foreign currency shortage and speculation of a third currency devaluation, analysts said. The currency, which has been exposed to rising external financing requirements and lower remittances, touched 119.05 rupees to the dollar on Friday, closing at 118.70 rupees to the

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