Pakistan Stock Exchange opens


Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, on Monday, inaugurated the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSE), which has been formed after the merger of the three stock exchanges of Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad.

Dar hoped that the PSE would contribute hugely in strengthening the economy and claimed that Pakistan is now being described in many countries as the second best destination for investment. He emphasised that there should be national condense on the economy beyond partisan consideration. All political parties should agree to adopt an economic policy that should move the country forward on the path of progress, prosperity and well being of the populace, he said.