Author: PAR

APTMA decries duties on cotton imports in Pakistan

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has termed the re-imposition of 3 per cent customs duty and 2 per cent additional customs duty on t...

FBR rebuts news report regarding payment of tax under tax amnesty

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Tuesday strongly rebutted a news report published in a section of the national press regarding payment of ta...

Pakistan lags behind peers in synthetic textiles exports

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said Pakistani manufacturers should penetrate aggressively in the global synthetics products market which has long su...

Leave imported cotton alone

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

It is no secret that the textile industry in Pakistan has already got its plate full of challenges when it comes to production and export. Rising cost...

Yurdakul urges Pakistani business community to enhance trade with Turkey

PAR Apr 2, 2018 0

Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan Mustafa Yurdakul has said that business community of both countries should play their role to enhance bilateral trade,...

Punjab on board for agriculture reforms

PAR Mar 30, 2018 0

LAHORE: Agriculture Economist at the World Bank in Pakistan Dr Johannes (Hans) Jansen has said the Punjab government is on board for agriculture refor...

Scientists introduce latest machine for wheat sowing

PAR Mar 30, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (Parc) has introduced a new machine that will allow farmers to easily cultivate wheat in rice fi...

Govt agrees to stop cotton imports during crop picking

PAR Mar 25, 2018 0

 The government has agreed to put a halt to cotton imports during crop harvest in an effort to ensure farmers get an attractive price and are encourag...

All investors to be treated equally

PAR Oct 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and China on Tuesday agreed to treat equally all investors that will pour capital into the planned nine Special Economic Zones (...

OPF to launch Chinese Language Classes

PAR Oct 19, 2017 0

Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) is going to take a groundbreaking initiative of launching Chinese language courses in two of its institutions, OP...

Customs Appellate Tribunal chairman hears different references on Monday

PAR Sep 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Customs Appellate Tribunal Chairman Justice (r) Manzoor Hussain on Monday started his week long visit to Islamabad. The chairman of the tr...

Customs Court seeks charge sheet against suspects involved in misuse of pay-order

PAR Sep 19, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has directed the investigation officer to submit a final charge sheet against suspects, Naeem Ahm...

Quetta Customs accelerates efforts to arrest smuggling

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

QUETTA: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigations expedited its efforts to check smuggling. The collectorate seized smuggling items worth...

Customs Preventive foils bid to smuggle 2kg gold from Lahore Airport

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

LAHORE : The Collectorate of Customs Preventive has foiled a bid to smuggle gold worth Rs 40 million at Allama Iqbal International Airport. As per de...

Customs Court rejects bail pleas of two suspects in mega tax evasion case

PAR Sep 8, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi dismissed after arrest bail petitions against two suspects, Adnan Ashraf and Muhammad Junaid, who...