Pakistan reserves decrease $1,028 mln to $9,243.7 mln week ending April 12

KARACHI, Pakistan, April 18 (Reuters) - Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves decrease $1,028 million to $9,243.7 million in the week ending April 12, compared to $10,271.9 million in the previous week, central bank said on Thursday. RESERVES Week ending Previous Week Change/pct ($ billions) April 12 Held by the State $9,243.7 mln $10,271.9 mln -10 Bank of Pakistan Held by $6,952.2 mln $6,956.4 mln -0.6 commercial banks Total $16,195.9 mln $17,228.3 mln -5.9 During the week ending April 12, foreign reserves decrease $1,028 million, due to external debt servicing, including principal repayment of $1,000 million against Pakistan sovereign bond, the bank said in a statement on Thursday. (Reporting by Syed Raza Hassan)

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