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Dar emphasises on establishment of Youth Development Index

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Youth Affairs Usman Dar has said the formation of Youth Development Index (YDI) will necessitate gathering of important data on youth, which will be utilised for better policy making in the future.

Corruption Perception Index

Despite the government claims of tackling corruption and launching a stringent accountability drive, Pakistan has fared poorly in a new global report released by Transparency International. According to the report, Pakistan slipped three points in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI)

Stock fails falls for fourth consecutive day

KARACHI: The dismal week continues on Thursday at the stock market which fell on the fourth consecutive day over lack of political or economic triggers. The benchmark KSE 100 index at the Pakistan Stock Exchange dropped by 54.32 points, or

Pakistan drops three spots on Corruption Perceptions Index

BERLIN: According to a report released by Transparency International (TI), an international non-governmental organization headquartered in Berlin, Pakistan was ranked 120 out of 180 countries on the 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). To rate countries, CPI uses a scale of

Bearish outlook as stocks retreat for third consecutive day

KARACHI: Bears maintained their control on the stock market for third consecutive day on Wednesday as investors remains cautious amid economic uncertainty and the absence of triggers. The benchmark KSE 100 index at the Pakistan Stock Exchange continued its downward

KSE 100 index dips by 420 points after lacklustre week

KARACHI: After a lacklustre week, the stock market tumbled on Monday losing around 420 points and the 43,000 points level over the lack of positive triggers and concerns over the rising fiscal debt, economic growth, and high inflation. The KSE

Stock market declines 214 points on lack of triggers

KARACHI: After a frustrating week, the stock market on Wednesday slipped down after failing to search for any positive triggers during intra-day trading. The benchmark KSE 100 index at the Pakistan Stock Exchange declined by 214.01 points, or a decrease

Stock market stagnant as 100 index slips by 11 points

KARACHI: It remains a clumsy day at the stock market as the KSE 100 index recorded a minuscule decline over eleven points during intra-day trading. In sharp contrast to the rally last week, the Pakistan Stock Exchange began to stagnate after

Stock market stagnate after rally last week

KARACHI: After surpassing the 43,000 points level last week, the stock market on Monday only managed a minuscule change of eleven points in intra-day trading. The KSE 100 index at the Pakistan Stock Exchange gained 11.62 points over a change

Stock market bounce back as 100 index gains 1165 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Thursday witnessed an upward trajectory as geo-political tensions eased the burden on the stock market. The benchmark KSE 100 index saw an increase of 1,165.51 points or an increase of 2.83 percent. The

PSX soars for second day to surpass 42,000 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange soared on Thursday to surpass the 42,000 level over increased investor confidence, positive economic outlook and New Year optimism. The KSE 100 index has increased by 1080.76 (2.61%) points to close at 42,480.76 points. The

Stocks close flat as KSE 100 index loses 152 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange does not seem stablise as the KSE 100 index shed 152 points as bears dominated in intra-day trading. The KSE 100 index has decreased by 152.54 points (-0.37%) to close at 40,735.08 points. The indices

Bears dominate as KSE 100 index sheds 164 points

KARACHI: After a volatile day yesterday, the KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange declined on Wednesday to close at 41,603.71 points. The bourse failed to maintain the upward trajectory and shed 164.95 (-0.39%) in intra-day trading. The indices reached

Bulls regain control as KSE-100 increases by 728 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange opened the week with an upward trajectory as market move upward after a roller-coaster ride last week. The KSE 100 index saw a significant increase of 728.29 points (1.78%) to close at 41,644.88 points. The

Bullish trend maintains upward trajectory at PSX

KARACHI: The KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange continued the upward trajectory on Thursday closing in above the 40,000 benchmark level after intra-day trading. Yesterday, the bourse closed at 40,270.52 points for the first time in the last ten

Investor confidence pushes KSE 100 index to close above 40,000

KARACHI: The KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange surged on Wednesday to close at 40,270.52 points. Yesterday, the bourse crossed the 40,000 level for the first time in the last ten months, before it slightly declined and closed at

KSE-100 index declines slightly after crossing 40,000 level

KARACHI: The KSE-100 index has notched intra-day trading to surpass 40,000 level since the last ten months before finally closing with a decline of 335.49 points. The bourse opened on 40,344.80 points and witnessed an overall decline of 335.49 (-0.84%)

PM to launch Clean Green Pakistan Index on Oct 30

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Adviser on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam, said on Sunday that the flagship initiative Clean Green Pakistan Index (CGPI) is set to be launched on October 30. The initiative aims to create competition among various cities of

Bullish trend at PSX – Index gains 252.43 points

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) observed a bullish trend on Friday as the benchmark KSE-100 index gained 252.43 points and recovered to 30,467.20 points. The KSE 100 Index opened at 30,218.36 and closed at 30,467.20 gaining 252.43 points (0.84 percent).