Foreign exchange reserves fall by $41 million to $15.02 billion

KARACHI: The liquid foreign exchange reserves of the country fell by $41 million to $15.02 billion by week ended August 02, 2019 as compared with $15.061 billion a week ago, State Bank... Read more »

Hafeez Shaikh briefs US treasury officials on FATF action plan implementation

ISLAMABAD: A US delegation led by Ambassador Alice G. Wells, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, along with the US Treasury officials comprising Scott... Read more »

SECP notifies regulations to promote electronic trading of commodities

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified regulations to promote warehouse receipt financing and electronic trading of agricultural commodities. Read more »

Headline inflation increases by 10.3pc in July 2019

ISLAMABAD: The headline inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased by 10.3 percent on year-on-year basis in July, 2019, said Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Thursday. Read more »

Foreign exchange reserves increase to $15.062 billion

KARACHI: The liquid foreign exchange reserves of the country have increased by $200 million to $15.062 billion by week ended July 26, 2019, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Thursday. Read more »

ECC approves 10 percent regulatory duty on cotton import

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday approved imposition of 10 percent regulatory duty on import of cotton. Read more »

Foreign exchange reserves down by $387 million to $14.486 billion

KARACHI: The liquid foreign exchange reserves of the country have declined by $387 million to $14.486 billion by week ended July 19, 2019 as compared with $15.249 billion a week ago, State... Read more »

Imran Khan discusses economic reforms with IMF chief

WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday met David Lipton, Acting Managing Director of International Monetary Fund to discuss economic reform program. Read more »

Textile exports decline by 15pc in June on budgetary measures

KARACHI: Pakistan’s textile exports fell by 15 percent in June 2019 to $1.01 billion as compared with $1.19 billion in the same month of the last year, according to export data released... Read more »

Foreign exchange reserves increase to $15.249 billion

KARACHI: The total liquid foreign exchange reserves of the country increased by $990 million to $15.249 billion by week ended July 12, 2019 as compared with $14.259 billion a week ago, State... Read more »