Karachi, Dec 22 Pakistan's foreign exchange
reserves decreased $133 million to $23,132.0 million in the week
ending Dec 16, compared to $23,294.8 million the previous week,
central bank said on Thursday.
RESERVES Week ending Previous Week Change/pct
($ billions) Dec 16
Held by the State $18,190.4 $18,323.2 mln -0.7
Bank of Pakistan mln
Held by $4,941.6 mln $4,971.6 mln -0.6
Total $23,132.0 $23,294.8 mln -0.6
The decrease in reserves was mainly due to external debt
servicing, said central bank.
(Reporting by Syed Raza Hassan)