Islamabad, January 27, 2022 (PPI-OT):The national economy continues to show healthy value-added creation as its cyclical position is largely balanced and the trend growth rate of potential output remains strong. According to monthly Economic Update and Outlook for January 2022 released by the Finance Ministry, this path is expected to continue despite that a number of risk factors present at the horizon.
The document said, the government measures, accompanied by the support of monetary policy, are directed to protect consumer’s purchasing power in the future. It said the country’s total liquid foreign exchange reserves increased to 23.1 billion dollars last month with the SBP’s reserves now standing at 16.8 billion dollars, commercial banks’ reserves remained at $6.3 billion.
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