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October 29, 2018 12:18 PM Index surges another 2.2pc on the back of Saudi bailout package

The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) saw last week's heady optimism spill over into the new week, with the benchmark KSE-100 Index surging 897 points (2.21 per cent) to close above the 41,000 barrier at 41,454. The day's lowest point for the index remained at its opening level of 40,556, and it marked a high just slightly above the day's close at 41,514. "Today's 5

March 15, 2018 12:00 AM Siemens to invest 1bn euros in Brazil

Frankfurt am Main: German industrial group Siemens announced plans on Wednesday to invest a billion euros in Brazil over the next five years, as Latin America's biggest economy cements its recovery from a brutal recession. In a statement, Siemens said it had signed an accord with APEX, Brazil's Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, committing to a string 22

July 5, 2017 4:10 AM KSE-100 gains 729 points as value-picking helps recovery

KARACHI: The stock market rebounded on Tuesday, covering part of its losses from a day earlier with the KSE-100 finishing with a gain of 728.65 points or 1.63%. A brief ride in the negative was followed by a gradual increase as investors took advantage of attractive valuations, cherry-picking stocks to take the benchmark-100 index over the 45,000-point 24

May 10, 2017 11:50 AM First Read’s Morning Clips: You’re Fired

Benjy Sarlin breaks down all the Comey storylines and how his ouster affects the various ongoing investigations. The Washington Post: "President Trump's sudden removal of James B. Comey as director of the FBI sparked immediate fears among legislators and others that the bureau's probe into possible collusion between the Kremlin and the Trump campaign 3

March 24, 2017 7:04 AM Modi cements Hindu nationalism with new state appointment

Yogi Adityanath's appointment as Uttar Pradesh's next chief minister — following the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) recent landslide electoral victory there — illustratesthat Indian prime minister, and BJP member, Narendra Modi,sees valuein supporting polarizing nationalist rhetoric— as long as it helps to meet his broader political goals. Adityanath 8

March 4, 2017 11:36 PM Advocates and critics of PSL

LAHORE: As the country gears up to witness the eventful Pakistan Super League (PSL) Second Edition Final between Quetta Gladiators and the Peshawar Zalmi Cricket teams at Lahore’s intensely-fortified Gaddafi Stadium Sunday (today), it is perhaps one of the most heavily-guarded sporting event after the February 7, 2016 American football game, which was held at Santa 32

February 27, 2017 3:32 PM Market watch: Stocks bleed as KSE-100 endures another fall

The KSE-100 Index’s downward trend continued as stocks across the board came under selling pressure amid political noise and lack of positive triggers. At close on Monday, the Pakistan Stock Exchange’s (PSX) benchmark KSE 100-share Index finished with a fall of 487.25 points or 0.99% to end at 48,520.75. Elixir Securities analyst Faisal Bilwani said Pakistan 8

January 26, 2017 2:11 AM Stocks fall 212 points on profit-taking

KARACHI: The stock market came under selling pressure on Wednesday with KSE-100 index retreating 212.15 points (0.42 per cent) to close at 49,756.77. The market got off to a roaring start with the index up by 298 points, but having touched the intra-day high of 50,267 points, the index succumbed to selling pressure from jittery institutional players 5

January 23, 2017 4:21 PM Market watch: KSE-100 finishes at record high, closes in on 50,000

KARACHI: Pakistan equities continued their winning streak, as the benchmark KSE-100 Index settled at a new record high near the coveted 50,000-point level. A positive open was followed by a gradual increase throughout the day as the index gained over 1% in intra-day trading. At close, the Pakistan Stock Exchange’s (PSX) benchmark KSE 100-share Index 11

January 17, 2017 10:13 PM Pakistan stocks bearish amid profit taking, foreign selling

KARACHI: Pakistan stocks closed lower on institutional profit taking amid foreign selling and concerns and uncertainty over the outcome of the Panama case hearings. The KSE 100 index declined by 209 points or 0.43 percent to close at 48,678. A brief positive open on thin volumes was quickly followed by the wider market taking a nosedive and entering 3