A proud moment for Pakistan in these unprecedented times! The New York Press News Agency just published its list of the 100 Most Influential People in Asia/UK/EU and multiple Pakistani personalities have been featured in it.
Sports presenter Zainab Abbas, who is a part of the list herself, recently took to Instagram to share the news and wrote : "Honoured to be part of the 100 most influential list of people in Asia/UK/EU amongst some inspiring individuals. More power to all."
The list includes a handful of Pakistani celebrities, designers, and artists' names, such as, singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. The legendary musician was number three on the overall list.
Singers Farhan Saeed, Rahim Shah, and Ali Zafar, fashion designers Hassan Sheheryar Yasin, Huma Adnan, Deepak Perwani, Nauman Arfeen, Shamaeel Ansari, Rana Noman and journalist and TV personality Waseem Badami made it to the compilation as well.
The list doesn't end here. Many popular sports personalities, including Wasim Akram, Shoaib Malik, Shoaib Akhtar, Bismah Maroof, footballer Kaleemullah Khan, and tennis player Aisam -ul- Haq Qureshi were featured too.
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Pakistani rupee witnessed marginal losses against US dollar, and other currencies in the open market.
On Wednesday, the dollar was being quoted at 285.6 for selling and 288.65 for buying purposes.
Euro price stands at 312 for buying and 315 for selling. British Pound rate stands at 360 for buying, and 363 for selling.
UAE Dirham AED stands at 78.25 whereas the Saudi Riyal also witnessed fall and new price stands at 76.25.
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||360||363|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||36.24||36.59|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||173.44||175.44|
KARACHI – The gold price moved up down in the local market in line with massive increase in international market.
On Wednesday, the single tola of 24 Karat gold was available at Rs218,000, and the price for 10-gram gold saw an increase of Rs943 to reach Rs186,900.
Meanwhile, the 22 Karat Gold price stands at Rs199,830, 21 karat rate for each tola is Rs190,750 and 18k gold rate hoveres around Rs163,500.00.
In international market, the price of precious metal went up by $29 to settle at $2,044 per ounce.
|Lahore||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Karachi||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Islamabad||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Peshawar||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Quetta||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Sialkot||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Attock||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Gujranwala||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Jehlum||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Multan||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Gujrat||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Nawabshah||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Chakwal||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Hyderabad||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Nowshehra||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Sargodha||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Faisalabad||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Mirpur||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|