Business

SBI urges to boost Pak-Russia economic cooperation, trade

By The Frontier Post | April 25, 2018

F.P. Report KARACHI: Chairperson Sindh Board of Investment (SBI), Ms. Naheed Memon has emphasized the need to enhance economic, regional cooperation between Pakistan and Russia including boost to bilateral trade as there is long history of friendly relationship between the two countries. Speaking at a meeting with business delegation from Saint Petersburg, Russia, here on…

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Pakistani rupee loses ground in open market

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2018

Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Panic buying pushed the US dollar as high as Rs118.5 in the open market on Monday, its highest level during intra-day trading, prompting the central bank to call an emergency meeting of currency dealers as gap with the inter-bank rate widened. While dealers came to grips with high demand for the greenback, the…

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Access of mobile phones can deliver banking to rural areas: WB

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2018

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The spread of mobile phones to all corners of the world offers the opportunity to deliver banking services to poor and rural areas, improving lives, the World Bank says in a report Thursday. Access to a bank account can especially help women, who are more likely to save and to spend on…

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