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Govt considering revising upwards pay of OGRA chief, members

par Jul 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The government is likely to increase pay packages of the chairman and members of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra), which keeps a...

Lean business seen on slow arrivals

par Jul 21, 2017 0

Not much activity was seen on the cotton market on Thursday owing to slow arrivals after rains in the country, dealers said. The official spot rate wa...

Pakistan suffers annual crop losses of up to Rs55 billion

par Jul 21, 2017 0

LAHORE: Extensive salinity in the soil has left a third of cultivable agricultural land unproductive in Pakistan, causing crop losses of up to Rs55 bi...

Pakistan needs latest farm-tech to achieve food security

par Jul 21, 2017 0

LAHORE: The government sho­uld encourage and facilitate the farming community to adopt modern technologies to avoid post-harvest losses and increase a...

Customs Court issues arrest warrants for suspects involved in smuggled Toyota Land Cruiser case

par Jul 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has issued non- bailable warrants for two suspects, Salman Razzak Pir...

Ministry issues 12 more notices to oil and gas companies

par Jul 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources has issued another 12 notices to six oil and gas companies, due to their failure to start e...

After petrol, govt plans to introduce higher grade of diesel

par Jul 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to introduce better quality of High Speed Diesel (HSD) under the deregulated regime of oil marketing companies (...

Garments export up 4.10 percent

par Jul 19, 2017 0

Pakistan's exports of readymade garments grew to $2.073 billion in July-May 2017, up 4.10 percent. Exports of readymade garments went up by $81.760 mi...

LAGAP appeals govt to stop import of cheap, substandard LPG

par Jun 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: LPG Association of Pakistan (LPGAP) has given a wakeup call to the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources, Oil and Gas Development Compan...

Sialkot Excise seals 300 properties, impounds 211 vehicles due to tax default

par Jun 5, 2017 0

SIALKOT: The special recovery teams of the Excise and Taxation Department have sealed as many as 300 properties besides , impounding 211 luxury and ot...

Panama case: JIT seeks Sharif family’s tax record from FBR

par Jun 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: The Joint Investigation Team (JIT in Panama case has asked the FBR to submit the record of tax statements of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s fam...

Multan Customs collects Rs34.19m customs duty from M/s Hascol Petroleum

par Jun 5, 2017 0

MULTAN: Customs Collectorate has collected customs duty of Rs34.198 million from M/s Hascol Petroleum Limited for the clearance of their imported petr...

FBR collects Rs 10b WHT from sellers of immovable property during 11 months of FY 2016-17

par Jun 5, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has collected over Rs 10 billion through 38,034 transactions under section 236K of withholding tax from...

FBR collects Rs300b duties, taxes till May 30th

par Jun 1, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue may face revenue short fall against the set target of Rs.340 billion for May 2017. According to the sources Feder...

Faisalabad Adjudication issues show cause notice to accused involving in smuggling

par Jun 1, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Collector Customs Adjudication Mirza Mubashir Baig issued show cause notice to owner of smuggled foreign origin aluminum foil for pack...