It increased 177 per cent year-on-year from $3.217bn in the first 11 months of 2015-16.
The improvement in FDI during the last couple of years was because of increased inflows from China.
SBP issued the directions to curb money laundering and terror financing.
In geographical terms, Punjab is leading the way with over 60pc share in branchless banking accounts.
Return on assets fell, deposits grew just 0.1 per cent in the Jan-March quarter: SBP report
NDA rose to Rs1,628 billion from Rs809bn a year ago, reports State Bank of Pakistan.
Foreign exchange reserves have continued to deplete by a monthly average of $500 million for past 7 months.
Pakistan is under pressure over the issue as FIA keeps arresting people involved in this illicit practice.
Including Rs27.3bn of federal grants, Rs42.7bn of foreign project assistance — total development budget is at Rs344bn.
Overall petroleum bill increases by 25pc.
The amount is almost equal to the revenue target for 2016-17.
The latest Inflation Monitor released by SBP reveals that house rent was the top contributor to inflation.
This suggests the country may achieve the last fiscal year’s level of remittances by the end of 2016-17.
Pakistan's savings-to-GDP ratio, already the lowest in the region, missed the target set for the outgoing fiscal year.
SBP report indicates that external debt servicing will be 25 per cent higher than a year ago.
The rate has remained unchanged at 5.75pc since May 2016.
Exporters demand that the rupee should be devalued so they can earn more in terms of the local currency.
Current account deficit for July-April rose to $7.24 billion; record increase indicative of a crisis on external front.
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KP and Sindh have the share of 9pc and 8pc, respectively, in total loans disbursed under the scheme: report.