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n. pl. pai·se (-sā′) or paisa
A unit of currency equal to 1/100 of the rupee in India, Nepal, and Pakistan.

[Hindi paisā, from Sanskrit *padāṁśaḥ, quarter part : padam, foot, quarter (of a verse); see ped- in Indo-European roots + aṁśaḥ, portion; see nek- in Indo-European roots.]
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Vodafone said in a statement that for a local text while on roaming, users will pay 25 paise, down from ` 1 earlier, and for STD texts, the charge has been reduced to 38 paise from ` 1.
Rupee recovers Indian rupee rose second consecutive week against the American currency, surging 97 paise to end at 62.
Mumbai, Sep 19 (PTI) The rupee extended its loss for the second straight day by tumbling 20 paise to nearly two-month low of 64.
19 (ANI): The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday slashed the interconnect usage charge (IUC) from 14 paise minute to 6 paise per minute, which will become effective from October 1.
RCom's "Welcome Offer" seeks to attract new prepaid customers with a "DoubleScoop Plan" with features such as full talk time, free data and a call rate of 25 paise per minute.
BSNL has fixed its fees for voice roaming deal at 25 paise per minute for any telecom carrier who wants to secure an intra-circle roaming deal with it.
Petrol price was cut by 32 paise a litre and diesel's by 85 paise a litre, the fourth reduction in rates in six weeks on the back of softening global oil prices.
Durante a segunda conferencia da Unctad, em 1968, e criado o Sistema Generalizado de Preferencias (SGP), que, sob a forma de reducoes tarifarias unilaterais e nao lineares entre as partes contratantes, traduzia na pratica essa derrogacao do principio da reciprocidade ao consolidar a introducao do principio do tratamento diferencial e mais favoravel para os paises em desenvolvimento.
El primero fue la "serpiente monetaria", que fue creada en 1972/1973 por los paises de la Comunidad Economica Europea (CEE) como un nuevo sistema de tasa cambiario, dentro de ella las divisas se fijaron con un rango de [+ o -] 2,25%, sin embargo, este sistema colapso.
Hasta hoy 65 naciones cuentan con leyes de acceso a la informacion (leyes en sentido formal, es decir aprobadas por el Congreso y el Ejecutivo), un poco mas de 30% de los paises reconocidos por la ONU.
La desocupacion en los paises del euro se eleva ya a 12%.