Free Press Journal
  • Finance Ministry pegs dollar value at Rs 73.65 for computing import duty

    New Delhi: The Finance Ministry Thursday pegged the exchange rate for dollar at Rs 73.65 for calculation of import duty with effect from September 21, as against Rs 72.55 a fortnight ago.  Similarly, in case of Pound Sterling, the value has been fixed at Rs 97.40 as compared to Rs 94.30 earlier.

  • Rupee recovers 19 paise from record low of 72.91 against dollar

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee recovered from the day’s low to trade around 72.50 per dollar during the afternoon session on Wednesday. Around 1.45 p.m., the rupee traded at 72.50 per dollar, appreciating by 19 paise from its previous close of 72.69 per greenback.