The Dollar Just Hit An All Time High And Pakistanis Are PISSED About It

By Biya Haq | 16 May, 2019

BRO, WTF.

As you may have heard, the dollar this year has not been very kind to us Pakistanis.

Source: Dunya News

At all.

Because of this, the International Monetary Fund struck a bailout deal with the Pakistani Government, in order to prohibit devaluation as much as possible.

The $6 billion deal promised to maintain and monitor the exchange rate, posing it as a free-floating rate so that in essence, the dollar rate would not drive us all crazy with it’s constantly increasing price. Unfortunately, that hope did not last long.

Days after the deal was made, the Dollar just hit an all-time high and now, Pakistanis are PISSED.

The Dollar now sits nice and pricey at 147 rupees which is an absolutely staggering number. Pakistanis all over the world are absolutely flipping out by seeing such a quick and drastic change in our currency. Suffice to say, they are not happy.

Many are looking to ‘Naya Pakistan,’ for answers.

This is quite an alarming situation and it is difficult to say where we and the rupee go from here. If a deal with the IMF fell through so quickly, where do our feasible options actually lie?

Meanwhile:

Let’s hope Immy K can pull some kind of trick out of his hat and change the situation sooner rather than later. Have you seen the conversation? What do you think about the dollar’s new price tag? Let us know what you think in the comments below. Love you.

Dollar Prices In Pakistan Went Down After A Glitch And Pakistanis Are Responding With Hilarious Memes

These Pindi Boys Are Selling Islamabad For 20 Billion Dollars On OLX And It’s The Best Thing We’ve Ever Seen


Cover photo source: FX Street/Khaleej Times

Share This

More Recent Stories

Urbansole Launches High-Performance Athleisure Shoes: Bridging the Gap with International Standards

26 Feb, 2024

Zindigi introduces the first-ever AI-driven instant micro loan, offering upto PKR 100,000

21 Feb, 2024

Discover Timeless Elegance in GulAhmed’s Summer Chunri Lawn Collection 2024

20 Feb, 2024

Pakistani Fashion Tech StartUp ‘ZERO’ making waves with names like Shaheen Afridi, Irfan Junejo, Junaid Akra...

19 Feb, 2024
Featured

Love and Tradition: Should Dating Have a Place in an Islamic Country?

18 Feb, 2024
Featured

EuroVillage Invites Twin Cities’ Residents to Explore European Culture, Diversity and Sustainability

15 Feb, 2024