Policy rate likely unchanged on high inflation

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) likely to keep policy rate unchanged due recent surge in inflation, analysts said on Thursday. Read more »

SBP to announce monetary policy on January 28

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will announce monetary policy for next two months on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, a statement said on Tuesday. Read more »

Inflation cannot be controlled through high policy rate: FPCCI

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Wednesday said that inflation in Pakistan is cost push and it cannot be controlled through tight monetary policy stance. Read more »

State Bank keeps key policy rate unchanged at 13.25pc

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Friday announced monetary policy for next two months and kept the key policy rate unchanged at 13.25 percent owing to higher inflation. Read more »

SBP likely to keep policy rate unchanged: analysts

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) likely to keep policy rate unchanged in upcoming monetary policy, analysts said on Tuesday. Read more »

SBP to announce monetary policy on Nov 22

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will announce monetary policy on Friday, November 22, 2019 for next two months, said a statement on Monday. Read more »

SBP keeps policy rate unchanged at 13.25 percent for next two months

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday kept the policy rate unchanged at 13.25 percent for next two months considering the present discount rate to help in reducing inflation in... Read more »

SBP to decide key policy rate on Sept 16

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will decide key policy rate for next two months on Monday, September 16, 2019. The present policy rate is 13.25 percent. Read more »

Analysts forecast 100bps increase in policy rate

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is scheduled to announce its monetary policy on July 16, 2019 (Tuesday) and analysts forecast central bank may increase key policy rate by another 100... Read more »

SBP to announce monetary policy on July 16

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will announce key policy rate for next two months of July 16, 2019, a statement said on Friday. Read more »

Economic Survey 2018/2019: SBP increases policy rate by 650bps in past 18 months

ISLAMABAD: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) enhanced policy rate by 650 basis points during last 18 months (January 2018 to date) for macroeconomic stabilization. Read more »

SBP increases policy rate by 150 basis points in line with IMF directives

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday increased key policy rate by 150 basis points to 12.25 percent, which is inline with the direction of newly agreed loan program with the... Read more »