Pakistan Foreign Exchange Reserves touch new highs   

Pakistan Foreign Exchange Reserves touch new highs   

KARACHI: (APP) Total liquid foreign reserves of the country increased to $ 24.326 billion, said State Bank of Pakistan.

According to SBP's weekly statement here on Thursday, the foreign reserves held by State Bank $ 19,320.8 million and the net foreign reserves held by commercial banks $ 5,005.7 million.

During the week ending on October 21, 2016, the country's total reserves decreased by $ 135 million to $ 24,327 million.

Over this period, SBP made payments of $ 137 million on account of external debt servicing and other official payments.