Pakistan Markets, Central Bank, Government to Close Tomorrow

Pakistan’s central bank, commercial banks, stock exchanges and government offices will be closed tomorrow to mark the 1940 resolution that led to the creation of the country seven years later.

The central bank, stock exchange, businesses and government offices will reopen on March 26 after the weekend, according to separate statements from the government and the State Bank of Pakistan and the Karachi Stock Exchange.

To contact the reporter on this story: Farhan Sharif in Karachi, Pakistan at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: David Merritt at

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.