Pakistan will experience the biggest Pavilion in Gulf Food Exhibition, 2017 at Dubai

Fayyaz Hussain 09:15 PM | 5 Sep, 2016
Pakistan will experience the biggest Pavilion in Gulf Food Exhibition, 2017 at Dubai
ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) - Pakistan will experience the largest pavilion in Gulf Food Exhibition 2017, with fifty five (55) companies to be participated under the umbrella of Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP).

The Gulf Food Exhibition is one of the greatest and most awaited events concerning with Foodservice and hospitality sectors in the Middle East, a statement of the TDAP issued on Monday.

The statement said that the Exhibition will be held from February 26 March 2, 2017 at Dubai.

This year, 55 leading Pakistani food products companies will be taking part in this exposition. They will be exhibiting their wide scope of merchandise under the Pakistan Pavilion situated in ZABEEL PAVILION at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).

Pakistani food products will include Rice, Juices, Pickles assorted, Canned fish, Edible oil, Fresh fruits & vegetables, Chilled Mutton & Beef, Frozen Meat Products, Syrups assorted, Confectionery items, Bakery items, Tea, Dried seeds, Herbal & Health products, Milk products, Honey and Dry fruits etc.

In previous edition of the Gulf Food Exhibition 51 companies had participated under TDAP.

Nevertheless, keeping in view the demand of Pakistani exporters TDAP has made an extra reservation of stalls and most of the companies are accommodated in Pakistan Pavilion.

Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) will plan a thematic pavilion for Gulf Food Exhibition as it will draw more buyers and visitors.

Furthermore, TDAP will also design special directory of exhibitors and all Trade Missions in Middle East will be requested for posting invitations to prospect buyers to see the Pakistan Pavilion.


KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on February 9, 2023 (Thursday).

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 271.9 274.85
Euro EUR 294.7 297.7
UK Pound Sterling GBP 331 334.2
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.3 76
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.2 73.9
Australian Dollar AUD 191.3 193.7
Bahrain Dinar BHD 732.35 740.35
Canadian Dollar CAD 205 207.2
China Yuan CNY 40.72 41.12
Danish Krone DKK 39.92 40.32
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.08 35.43
Indian Rupee INR 3.35 3.46
Japanese Yen JPY 2 2.16
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 900.32 909.32
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 64.65 65.25
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.63 175.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 27.12 27.42
Omani Riyal OMR 715.53 723.57
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 75.64 76.34
Singapore Dollar SGD 208.03 210.03
Swedish Korona SEK 26.1 26.4
Swiss Franc CHF 298.06 300.56
Thai Bhat THB 8.25 8.4

KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs193,700 on Thursday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs166,070.

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs167,318 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 195,157.

Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Karachi PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Islamabad PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Peshawar PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Quetta PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Sialkot PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Attock PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Gujranwala PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Jehlum PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Multan PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Bahawalpur PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Gujrat PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Nawabshah PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Chakwal PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Hyderabad PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Nowshehra PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Sargodha PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Faisalabad PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350
Mirpur PKR 193,700 PKR 2,350


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