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World food prices rise 1 percent in March: FAO

World food prices rise 1 percent in March: FAO

April 11, 2013 9:18 am

ROME: Global food prices rose in March, the United Nations' food agency said on Thursday, as dairy costs surged and cereals prices held steady.The Food and Agriculture Organisation's price index, which measures...
 
Remittances rise over 6pc to $10.35 bln in first nine months of FY13

Remittances rise over 6pc to $10.35 bln in first nine months of FY13

April 10, 2013 12:27 pm

Web DeskKARACHI: Overseas Pakistani workers remitted...
Obama budget targets millionaires, replaces sequester cuts

Obama budget targets millionaires, replaces sequester cuts

April 10, 2013 11:10 am

WASHINGTON: The White House on Wednesday...

World stocks hit 1-week high after China data lift

World stocks hit 1-week high after China data lift

April 10, 2013 8:41 am

LONDON: World shares edged up to...
Interim PM appoints Ansar Javed as Chairman FBR

Interim PM appoints Ansar Javed as Chairman FBR

April 10, 2013 7:42 am

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: Interim Prime Minister Mir...

Asian shares up on record Wall Street close, yen pressured

Asian shares up on record Wall Street close, yen pressured

April 10, 2013 1:47 am

TOKYO: Asian shares edged higher on...
Dollar dips versus yen but 100 in sight, Fed minutes eyed

Dollar dips versus yen but 100 in sight, Fed minutes eyed

April 9, 2013 9:39 pm

NEW YORK: The dollar slipped back...

US and Pakistani scientists working to protect cotton crop from disease

US and Pakistani scientists working to protect cotton crop from disease

April 9, 2013 11:07 am

Web DeskISLAMABAD: A high-level delegation of...
Egypt PM to visit donor Qatar amid IMF loan talks

Egypt PM to visit donor Qatar amid IMF loan talks

April 9, 2013 10:30 am

CAIRO: Egypt's prime minister was due...
 
LHC allows deputy governor SBP to resume duties

LHC allows deputy governor SBP to resume duties

April 9, 2013 7:09 am

Staff ReportLAHORE: The Lahore High Court...
Yen stays weak, Asian shares rise on US earnings

Yen stays weak, Asian shares rise on US earnings

April 9, 2013 6:35 am

TOKYO: The yen fell to fresh...

Dollar, euro rally versus yen to hit multi-year highs

Dollar, euro rally versus yen to hit multi-year highs

April 8, 2013 8:22 pm

NEW YORK: The U.S. dollar and...
Nikkei hits highest closing level in nearly five years on bold BOJ

Nikkei hits highest closing level in nearly five years on bold BOJ

April 8, 2013 8:59 am

TOKYO: The Nikkei share average climbed...

No extra cash for Pakistan without rich paying tax: UK MPs

No extra cash for Pakistan without rich paying tax: UK MPs

April 5, 2013 11:17 am

LONDON: Increases in British aid to...
State Bank pumps Rs500.15 bln in money market

State Bank pumps Rs500.15 bln in money market

April 5, 2013 6:31 am

Web Desk KARACHI: The State Bank...

Japan's monetary onslaught prompts asset bubble fear

Japan's monetary onslaught prompts asset bubble fear

April 5, 2013 5:56 am

TOKYO: Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko...
Pakistan foreign exchange reserves fall to $12.202 bln

Pakistan foreign exchange reserves fall to $12.202 bln

April 4, 2013 10:42 am

Web DeskKARACHI: Pakistan’s overall liquid foreign...
 
 
 

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