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PSX gains 302pts to close at 49,754 on Wednesday

PSX gains 302pts to close at 49,754 on Wednesday

KARACHI – The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Wednesday gained 302 points to close at 49754.72 points level. The stocks recorded the highest trading level of 49778.21 points and lowest level of 49422.89 points, with the volume of over 95,415,670 shares and value of Rs 8.863 billion. As many as 386 companies were active; of which 206 advanced, 159 declined and […]

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Petition filed in SC seeking ban on American seeds

Petition filed in SC seeking ban on American seeds

LAHORE – A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Wednesday against the complete ban on sale/purchase and import of seeds from United State in the country. The applicant Barrister Zafarullah of Watan Party appealed that the seeds being imported from the US were not only affecting human beings dangerously but were also transforming the fertile land to barren. […]

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PSX sheds 360 points to close at 49392 points

PSX sheds 360 points to close at 49392 points

KARACHI – The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Thursday observed bearish trend and lost 362.28 points in the last session to drop to 49392.44 points level at closing. The stocks observed the highest trading level of 49857.09 points and lowest level of 49219.55 points, with the volume of over 220.42 million shares and value of Rs 13.94 billion. As many as […]

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Pakistan launches first ever registered Premium Prize Bond worth Rs.40,000

Pakistan launches first ever registered Premium Prize Bond worth Rs.40,000

ISLAMABAD – The government has launched first ever registered Premium Prize Bond. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar inaugurated the bond at a ceremony in Islamabad today (Friday). Speaking on the occasion, the minister said Pakistan is treading on the path of progress at a fast pace. He said that this premium bond worth Rs.40,000 carries a first prize of Rs.80 million. […]

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Petroleum prices likely to decrease by Rs 5-7

Petroleum prices likely to decrease by Rs 5-7

LAHORE – A decrease of Rs 5 to 7 is expected in the prices of petroleum products as the prices dipped below $50 in the international market for the first time since December last year. The oil prices fell $1.23 per barrel to $49.05 in the international market which would affect prices in local market during next two months. As per reports, a surplus persists […]

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Oil prices hit three-month low as US rig count climbs

Oil prices hit three-month low as US rig count climbs

LONDON – Oil prices dropped to their lowest in three months on Monday despite OPEC efforts to curb crude output, dragged down as US drillers kept adding rigs. Brent crude had fallen 42 cents, or 0.82 percent, its lowest since November 30 at $50.95 per barrel. It closed the previous session down 1.6 percent at $51.37 a barrel. US West […]

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Pakistanis Witnessed The Revival Of Cricket In Their Homeland As PSL Comes To An End!

Pakistanis Witnessed The Revival Of Cricket In Their Homeland As PSL Comes To An End!

As a child I always wondered why cricket wasn’t the national sport of Pakistan. The craze of cricket runs in every Pakistani – each and every street in Pakistan has witnessed different generations rejoicing their love for the game. In 2009, with Pakistan shadowed in the wrath of terrorism, in broad daylight, the Sri Lankan cricket team was attacked in Lahore. […]

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People From All Around The World Congratulated Pakistan On Holding A Successful PSL Final And We Couldn’t Be More Proud!

People From All Around The World Congratulated Pakistan On Holding A Successful PSL Final And We Couldn’t Be More Proud!

Amidst all political and safety concerns, Pakistan’s government and army managed to pull off a very decent and safe PSL final in Lahore. The jam-packed stadium was a proof of how Pakistanis were confident and had faith in the management. Follow Shehbaz Sharif ✔@CMShehbaz Seeing the stadium fill up fills my heart with pride. Lahoris & all Pakistanis hit the […]

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Cricket Will Return To Pakistan Once Again, This Time in September!

Cricket Will Return To Pakistan Once Again, This Time in September!

It has not even been 48 hours since the Pakistan Super League 2 Final took place in Lahore, and the International Cricket Council (ICC) is already planning another series in Pakistan. The news comes as a reward for successfully hosting a domestic cricket match with several foreign players taking part in it. With a fool proof security system designed by […]

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PSL Fans, Gear Up With Excitement Because A Series Between Zalmi & Kolkata Knight Riders Might Be On Its Way!

PSL Fans, Gear Up With Excitement Because A Series Between Zalmi & Kolkata Knight Riders Might Be On Its Way!

PSL, what an exciting tournament that created fond memories for us. We look back and reflect upon the nail-biting clashes we got to watch almost on a daily basis. Now that it has ended till next year, we realize how much we miss it now. Source: Cricinfo It has been a spectacular tournament, even better than the first installment. It […]

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Football Legend Ronaldinho Is Coming To Pakistan And Here’s Everything You Need To Know About It!

Football Legend Ronaldinho Is Coming To Pakistan And Here’s Everything You Need To Know About It!

Ronaldinho is a name that every man who has had any interaction with football is aware of.  Not only has he won everything for club and for country which includes the 2002 World Cup for Brazil, but even little things like his hair, celebrations, and even his teeth became a part of popular culture for football fans. Not many players […]

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Marlon Samuels Expresses His Desire To Join Pakistan Army & Says International Cricket Should Return To Pakistan

Marlon Samuels Expresses His Desire To Join Pakistan Army & Says International Cricket Should Return To Pakistan

It is extremely enlightening to learn the kind words said by foreigners about Pakistan and our people. It shows that we are not overlooked as an oppressed nation as some media outlets try to portray to the world. Pakistan and Pakistani people have been majorly attributed to all that is wrong in the world. Our reputation as Pakistanis has been […]

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