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Total liquid foreign reserves position

October 3, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, October 03, 2019 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Thursday said the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$15,003.7 million on 27 September 2019. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) …

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Distinguished Lecture Series: ‘Pakistan Economy: Macroeconomic Challenges and Outlook’ by Dr. Reza Baqir, Governor, State Bank of Pakistan

October 1, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, October 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi organized a distinguished lecture on “Pakistan’s Economy: Macroeconomic Challenges and Outlook,” by Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, at the IBA Main Campus. The session was …

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State Bank of Pakistan denies unavailability of record of Destructed Old Design Rs.500 Banknotes

September 24, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 24, 2019 (PPI-OT): Apropos news item appearing in a section of media regarding unavailability of record pertaining to destruction of old design Rs.500 banknotes. The SBP categorically denies and rejects the media reports regarding unavailability of the record …

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Monetary Policy Statement

September 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): 1. At its meeting on 16th September 2019, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to leave the policy rate unchanged at 13.25 percent. The decision reflected the MPC’s view that inflation outcomes have been largely …

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Overseas Pakistani workers remitted US$ 1,690.9 million in the August 2019

September 13, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 13, 2019 (PPI-OT): Overseas Pakistani workers remitted US$ 1,690.9 million in the August 2019 as compared with US$ 2039.3 million received during July 2019. This showed a decline of US$ of 348.4 million on month-on-month basis, reflecting the …

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Monetary Policy Announcement

September 12, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Monetary Policy Committee of SBP will meet on Monday, September 16, 2019 at SBP Karachi to decide about Monetary Policy. Later on, SBP will issue the Monetary Policy Statement through a press release on …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

September 12, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Thursday said that the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$15,751.7 million on 06 September 2019. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-…

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Amidst emerging positive economic trends, SBP is committed to promote SME finance: Governor Baqir

September 9, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): Governor State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, and other senior officials of the Bank met with senior representatives of FPCCI in Lahore on 7th September, 2019 at the invitation of FPCCI Regional Office. SBP …

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Public Holidays

September 6, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed on 9th and 10th September, 2019 (Monday and Tuesday) being 9th and 10th Moharram-ul-Haram, 1441 A.H. on the occasion of Ashura.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,…

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Commemoration of Defence Day as well as Kashmir Solidarity Day on September 6, 2019

September 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Government of Pakistan has decided to commemorate Friday, September 6, 2019 as “Defence
Day” as well as “Kashmir Solidarity Day”. Accordingly, office hours on Friday, September 6, 2019 will
be from 9:00 a.m. to …

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The macroeconomic imbalances have impacted some segments of the financial sector, says the SBP’s Financial Stability Review for CY18

September 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, September 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued today its flagship annual publication viz., Financial Stability Review (FSR) for the calendar year 2018. The Review presents performance and risk assessment of various segments of the …

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Pakistan’s Forex reserves increase

August 29, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) here Thursday said the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$ 15,629.7 million on August 23, 2019.

The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as …

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