Jaitley seeks parliament’s approval to boost budget spending by $4bn in the current fiscal year.
The Chinese slowdown is forcing many Western companies to take a hard look at their businesses there.
Gold reversed earlier losses on Friday as the dollar fell after weaker-than-expected US data.
Inflation in the 19-nation eurozone was unchanged in July while the jobless rate for June was also flat.
The loss incurred by the government in July will be partially recovered in the month of August, said Ishaq Dar.
Govt likely to keep fuel prices unchanged through increase in tax rates.
KE says the rate being charged by the NTDC was subject to a decision taken by the ECC in 2008.
Opec at its last meeting in Vienna in June kept its output levels despite a supply glut.
IOSCO Assessment Committee observed that Pakistan’s regulatory framework has undergone significant improvements.