Paisa


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Paisa

A generic term for a subdivision of several currencies. The Indian rupee, the Pakistani rupee and the Nepalese rupee are all divided into 100 paisa.
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During the week, the rupee on the buying counter gained three paisa in three sessions and two paisa on the selling counter in two sessions.
On a week-on-week basis, the dollar managed to appreciate by one paisa against the rupee on the interbank market.
The rupee posted a 10 paisa loss that enabled the dollar to climb to Rs111.
It may be recalled that the federal government has already notified that coins of Paisa 1,2,5,10,25 & 50 will cease to be legal tender on October 1, 2014.
This plan gives you the benefits of making voice calls anywhere in India at just 1 paisa per 2 seconds.
Talkmore@ 29 paisa' would allow users to make calls at 29 paisa a minute and STD ( national long distance) calls at 49 paisa a minute.
During the first week (May 5-12), the rupee gained 2 paisa in inter-bank buying and selling, while in kerb market the rupee gained 7 paisa.
1 -- 2) At Oiga, Mire, Vea, the rice on the bandeja paisa plate, top, is topped by a fried egg.
On Wednesday, the rupee posted one paisa gain against the dollar before retracting to Rs110.
Vice president of 'Telenor Pakistan , Chief financial services office and President of easy paisa service Yahya Khan said that easy paisa service is continuing successfully since the last seven years and during the last year, the no of easy paisa account holders scale up to 0.
ISLAMABAD -- National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved 70 paisa per kWh tariff for 660 kV 4000 MW Matiari-Lahore transmission line.
The rupee inched up by one paisa versus the dollar for buying and selling at Rs 104.