Dollar gains Rs 0.05 against Rupee in interbank


ISLAMABAD, Mar 19 (APP): The exchange rate of US Dollar against Pakistani rupee jumped up by Rs 0.05 in interbank on Thursday and traded at Rs 158.57 against Rs 158.52 on last trading day, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) reported.
The SBP further reported that in interbank, the price of Euro depreciated by Rs 1.58 and traded at Rs 172.17 against the last closing of Rs 173.75 on last trading day.
The Japanese yen depreciated by Rs 0.02 to close at Rs 1.45 against Rs 1.47 whereas a decrease of Rs 7.11 was witnessed in the exchange rate of British Pound which was traded at Rs 183.55 as compared to its last closing of Rs 190.66.
The Exchange rate of UAE Dirham witnessed increase of Rs 0.02 and was trade at Rs 43.17 as compared to Rs 43.15 whereas the rate of Saudi Rayal slipped by Rs 0.08 and was traded at Rs 42.15 against Rs 42.23.