KARACHI (Staff Report) – Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSE) closed at a record high on first day of the week.

The benchmark 100-share index of the PSE finished 0.73 percent higher, or 261.30 points, to hit a record high closing level of 36,234.99, breaching the 36,000-mark for the second consecutive session earlier in the day.

The index crossed the 36,000 level in intraday trade on Friday, the first time since Aug 12, 2015.