PKR


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PKR

The ISO 4217 currency code for the Pakistani Rupee.

PKR

ISO 4217 code for the Pakistani rupee. It was issued when Pakistan became independent in 1947. Originally, the rupee was divided into 16 annas, which each contained four pice. However, in 1961, it was decimalized and divided simply into 100 pice. Because of inflation, pice have not been issued since 1994. It is a floating currency.
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Anwar had been asked to comment on how much leeway the PKR disciplinary board would accord Azmin; the latter who is also economic affairs minister has reportedly been absent from PKR leadership and political bureau meetings since last November.
However, increase in finance cost and one-off tax reversal (PKR ~1bn if materializes) may limit growth in earnings in our view.
Meanwhile, other expenses surged by 113% YoY and 421% QoQ to PKR 740mn due to higher exchange losses in the period under review given negative movement of PKR against USD and JPY.
For imported RLNG the current return is 15 percent and 18.24 percent for the USD and PKR respectively while the NEPRA's proposed return is 13.25 percent on USD while 16.44 percent in PKR.
The specific PKR primers were: forward, 5'-CAGAAT TGACGGAAAGACTTAC GTT-3'; reverse, 5'-CATGA TCAAGTTTTGCCAATGC-3'.
Furthermore, the SBP stated only bank accounts shall be used for the movement of PKR between the cities.
However, over the longer term, allowing the PKR to reflect currency fundamentals would reduce the drain on Pakistan's (B3 stable) foreign exchange reserves and enhance the sovereign's capacity to absorb shocks to trade and/or capital flows.
The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet approved on Tuesday an interim 'business plan' for Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and directed to issue fresh continuing guarantees of PkR 49 bn during FY13 in order to meet the critical liquidity condition of PIA.
The authors discovered that mice lacking PKR in the brain have a kind of "super" memory.
The Zeus solution will allow existing, legacy technologies to be replaced, which were put in place when PKR.com was in its infancy.
The winner for the PKR Live III main event is Vincent Diver who wins around USD33,500 as prize money.
'PKR understands that YAB Prime Minister's invitation was specifically for Pakatan Harapan leaders that were initially involved in the forming of Cabinet in May 2018, and that meeting is to obtain views and feedback concerning the affairs of the running of government that touched on portfolio and ministerial matters.