Rupee gains against US dollar


Pakistani rupee gained 04 paisa against US dollar to close at Rs140.36 on Thursday compared with the last closing of Rs140.40 in inter-bank market.

The demand and supply situation in the market remained balanced as demand by importers and corporate sector was offset be export receipts and remittances.

A sense of uncertainty prevails in the market resulting in fluctuations in the rupee value.

Rupee remained against dollar in the open market.

Malik Bostan Khan, President Forex Association of Pakistan said the buying and selling of US dollar was recorded at Rs140.50/Rs141.00 as against last closing of Rs140.50/Rs141.00 in cash free market.