Pakistans Liquid FX Reserves increase to USD 20.88 Billion

    According to figures released by the Central Bank, The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$20,884.90 million on Apr 01, 2016.

    Foreign reserves held byApr 01 2016Mar 25 2016Change% Change

    Summary of Holding and Weekly Change

    State Bank of Pakistan16,078.1015,588.00490.103.14%
    Net Foreign Reserves Held by Banks4,806.804,835.60-28.80-0.60%
    Total Liquid Foreign Reserves20,884.9020,423.60461.302.26%

     

    During the week, SBP received US$ 978 million from multilateral, bilateral and other official sources, which include US$503 million received from IMF under EFF and US$ 408 million as financing for Government of Pakistan. While the SBP made payments of US$ 602 million on account of external debt servicing, which includes repayment of US$518 million against Pakistan Sovereign Bond.

     

    Posted on: 2016-04-08T00:06:00+05:00