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Harnessing technology platforms is the way forward for enhancing agricultural productivity: Governor State Bank of Pakistan

Karachi, February 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): “I would urge the stakeholders including banks, federal and provincial governments to harness technology platforms for enhancing agricultural productivity”, said Tariq Bajwa, Governor State Bank of Pakistan while presiding the mid-term review meeting of Agricultural

Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

Karachi, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$13,489.2 million on 11 January, 2019. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank …

State Bank facilitates exporters by restoring advance payment facility

Karachi, January 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has allowed the Authorized Dealers to effect advance payments up to USD 10,000/- per invoice on behalf of importers cum exporters for import of raw materials, accessories and spares.

The …

Bank Holiday

Karachi, December 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed for public dealing on Tuesday, the 1st January 2019, observed as bank holiday. All banks / DFIs / MFBs shall, therefore, remain closed for public dealing on

State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed on 21st November, 2018 on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi

Karachi, November 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed on 21st November, 2018 (Wednesday) on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (12th Rabi-ul-Awal, 1440 A.H) being public holiday as declared by the Government of Pakistan.

For more …

State Bank of Pakistan Reiterates not to share personal details on fake calls

Karachi, November 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): SBP advises people not to share personal information like CNIC number, bank account number, password, etc. on fake calls from individuals impersonating as officials of SBP. Public is advised to inform such incident to law

State Bank of Pakistan announces Eid-ul-Adha holidays

Karachi, August 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed from 21st to 23rd August, 2018 (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central …

Supreme Court of Pakistan’s Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand Dams Fund; SBP Placed Donor wise Data on its Webpage

Karachi, July 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan has placed the donor wise and consolidated bank wise details of donation / contribution for each date starting from July 6, 2018 on its website. Now, the donors can check their

Widening twin deficits overshadow performance of the real economy

Karachi, July 11, 2018 (PPI-OT):Real GDP maintained its upward trajectory, exhibiting a 13-year high growth of 5.8 percent in FY18. Benign inflationary environment and improved law and order situation boosted business sentiments, resulting in higher credit offtake especially for fixed

Deposit Protection Mechanism for Banking Companies

Karachi, June 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): Deposit Protection Corporation (DPC), a wholly owned subsidiary of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has launched deposit protection mechanism under its Circular dated June 22, 2018. As envisaged in the Deposit Protection Corporation Act, 2016,