Pakistan foreign direct investment register significant jump
KARACHI -Pakistan foreign direct investment register significant jump Foreign private investment has registered an increase of 51pc in the first quarter of the fiscal year 2019-20. During the same duration in the previous fiscal year, the same stood at $374 million.
On the other hand, foreign direct investment edged lower by 3.1pc to $542.1 million the first three months of FY 2019-20. During the same period in the last year, the same stood at $559.4.
However, FDI in September clocked in at $385.3m, surging by 111.6pc over $182.1m in corresponding month last year.
If the September trend persists for the remaining fiscal year, the country could receive record high investment it received during the last five years .