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Pakistan PM, Austrian chancellor discuss bilateral ties, Afghan situation in phone call

09:27 PM | 17 Feb, 2022
Pakistan PM, Austrian chancellor discuss bilateral ties, Afghan situation in phone call

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan held a telephone call with Austrian Federal Chancellor Karl Nehammer on Thursday focusing on review of bilateral ties, situation in Afghanistan, and peace and stability in the region.

Stressing the importance of economic dimensions of Pakistan-Austria relations, PM Imran appreciated Austrian investments and commercial collaboration with Pakistan.
He emphasized the need to further expand and deepen bilateral ties in diverse sectors including higher education, renewable energy, Information Technology, and Tourism, according to PM Office (PMO).

The Pakistani premier stated that Pakistan-Austria Fachhochschule-lnstitute of Applied Sciences and Technology in Haripur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is an exemplary manifestation of bilateral partnership and desired enhanced collaboration in the field of higher education.

The two leaders also exchanged views on the situation in Afghanistan.

Khan stressed that the international community must take urgent Steps toward addressing the humanitarian crisis and preventing an economic collapse in Afghanistan.

He also highlighted the need for practical engagement to help realise the goals Of a peaceful and stable Afghanistan.

The Chancellor thanked PM Imran for efficient handling of the situation and evacuation of Austrians and others. He also agreed on further deepening economic cooperation between the two countries.

PM Imran extended an invitation to the Federal Chancellor to visit Pakistan.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 21 April 2024

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US Dollar and other currencies on April 21, 2024. US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro stands at 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound hovers at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.20 and Saudi Riyal's new rate was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.5 346
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.55 748.55
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.47 38.87
Danish Krone DKK 39.78 40.18
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.53 35.88
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.11 912.11
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.08 58.68
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.22 166.22
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.61 25.91
Omani Riyal OMR 723.2 731.2
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.45 77.15
Singapore Dollar SGD 204.5 206.5
Swedish Korona SEK 25.31 25.61
Swiss Franc CHF 305.47 307.97
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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