KARACHI, July 26 (Reuters) - Pakistan's main stock exchange
closed lower on Friday after oil and banking stocks fell.
The benchmark 100-share index of the Karachi Stock Exchange
fell 0.32 percent or 76.61 points to 23,497.07.
Cement stocks performed well. The Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim
Ltd rose 0.55 percent to 41.96 rupees and Lafarge
Pakistan Cement Ltd was up 4.78 percent at 10.95
The rupee ended weaker at 101.30/101.35 against the
dollar, compared to Thursday's close of 100.95/101.05.
(Compiled by the Karachi newsroom)