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Pakistani Rupee Falls by Rs1.04 in Interbank

The Pakistani rupee depreciated by Rs 1.04 against the dollar in the interbank market on Wednesday. PKR was Rs 220.75 as of 11:13 am, yesterday’s close was Rs. Shares of Pakistan Foreign Exchange Association closed down 0.47 percent at 219.71. On 12 October, the dollar appreciated marginally against the rupee, …

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Govt Increases MNAs Fund to Record Rs87bn

After the opposition Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf won six of the eight vacant seats, an emergency virtual meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Union Cabinet was held to increase development spending by Rs 10 billion. 17 additional grants were sanctioned. A record amount of Rs 87 thousand crores has …

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Oil Prices Rise on Softer US Dollar

A weaker US dollar and a supply crunch lifted oil prices on Tuesday, but gains were limited as China continued its strict zero-covid policy amid lower demand for the fuel. Brent crude futures were up 82 cents, or 0.9 percent, at $92.44 a barrel by 0643 GMT, while U.S. West …

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Reimagining School Education in Pakistan

Our goal in educating today’s children is not only to solve complex mathematical problems, but also to solve complex social problems. The student body is a diverse group of people with different socio-emotional experiences, cognitive abilities and personal challenges. For students, barriers to learning don’t just happen in the classroom. …

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Cosmetics prices increased by 40% in Pakistan

Women raised their voices against the government over the 40% increase in the prices of beauty products. Rising prices of makeup products have become a concern for women. The prices of all products including foundation, kajal, blush on, kajal, lipstick, shiner, eye shadow, highlighter, lip gloss have increased by 40%. …

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