Daily Archives: September 5, 2017

Inflation increases by 3.4pc in August 2017


ISLAMABAD: The headline inflation i.e. Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased by 3.4 percent on year-on-year basis in August 2017 as compared to an increase of 2.9 percent in the previous month and 3.6 percent in August 2016, said Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Tuesday.

SBP enhances limit of carrying Pak currency at arrival or departure


KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has enhanced the limit for carrying Pakistani currency to Rs10,000 while arrival or departure to any other country.