Pakistan again increases petrol, diesel prices

09:46 PM | 30 Jun, 2022
Pakistan again increases petrol, diesel prices

ISLAMABAD – The federal government on Thursday jacked up the prices for petroleum products in the country for fourth time within a month.

According to a notification issued on Thursday evening, petrol prices went up by Rs14.85 per litre and the new price is Rs248.74 per litre.

The new price of high speed diesel has now reached Rs276.54 after an increase of Rs13.23 per litre.

The price of kerosene oil has been increased by Rs18.83 per litre, taking the price from Rs211.43 per litre to Rs230.26 per litre.

The price of light diesel oil has been increased by Rs18.60 per litre, taking the price from existing Rs207.47 to the revised price of Rs226.15 per litre.

Amid the financial crisis aggaravting day by day, the PML-N led coalition government of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has increased the petrol price by around Rs100 per litre within June this year.

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Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 20 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remained largely stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 20, 2024 (Tuesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.05 for buying and 282.1 for selling.

On Tuesday, Euro stands at 301 for buying and 304 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.4 for buying, and 355.4 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.55 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.2.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 20 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.05 282.1
Euro EUR 301 304
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352.4 355.4
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.55 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.2 75
Australian Dollar AUD 180 182
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.12 751.12
Canadian Dollar CAD 206.5 208.5
China Yuan CNY 38.84 39.24
Danish Krone DKK 40.24 40.64
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.48 3.59
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 906.33 915.33
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.1 172.1
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.75 733.75
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 207
Swedish Korona SEK 26.85 27.15
Swiss Franc CHF 315.64 318.14
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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