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Prices steady amid listless business

PAR Apr 21, 2017 0

Prices were firm on the cotton market on Thursday as leading buyers kept on the sidelines amid announcement of Panama papers' case, dealers said. The...

CPEC is at take-off stage: Chinese envoy

PAR Apr 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: China’s Deputy Chief of Mission Zhao Lijian said on Monday that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was at take-off stage under which s...

WB acknowledges improvement in Pak economy

PAR Apr 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: While projecting GDP growth at 5.2 percent for the current financial year 2017, the World Bank (WB) said on Monday that the upcoming nation...

Western leaders to skip China's New Silk Road summit

PAR Apr 21, 2017 0

BEIJING: Only one leader of a big Western country is attending China's most important diplomatic event of the year, a summit next month on President X...

Faisalabad Customs Intelligence seizes non duty paid grey fabrics

Faizan Haroon Apr 21, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation team confiscated foreign origin grey fabrics worth Rs7,35,000 involving duty and taxes of Rs3...

Mis-declaration: Customs Port Qasim recovers taxes, penalty from M/s Adnan Construction Company

Faizan Haroon Apr 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate Port Muhammad Bin Qasim has recovered Rs 700,000, including taxes and penalty from M/s Adnan Construction Company....

Customs starts anti-smuggling operations with Rangers

Faizan Haroon Apr 21, 2017 0

MULTAN: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Range has started the joint anti-smuggling operations in cooperation with the Rangers to cur...

Govt urged to raise minimum wage to Rs25,000

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

The federal government should adopt the policy of national economic self reliance to tackle the growing unemployment among the 1.8 million youth enter...

Haleeb wants government to withdraw ST, RD on dairy industry

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

Chief Operating Officer (COO) Haleeb Foods MK Lodhi termed addition of sales tax to the cost of packaged milk and imposition of 25 percent regulatory...

Ministry refuses to write off Balochistan farmers’ loans

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

Finance Ministry has refused to write off Rs 7.8 billion outstanding agricultural loans against around 12,000 farmers of Balochistan due to financial...

Budget proposals: SECP suggests abolition of tax on REITs

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has recommended abolition of tax on Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) and a uniform rate o...

Cotton trade activity rises ahead of SC verdict

PAR Apr 20, 2017 0

Buying interest emerged on the cotton market on Wednesday ahead of decision on Panamagate case on Thursday, dealers said. The official spot rate uncha...

Peshawar dry port might earn millions of rupees if vacated by impounded cars

Faizan Haroon Apr 20, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: The dry port stations in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are an important source of revenue to increase the collections of Model Customs Collectorate Pes...

Customs Court sends suspect to jail on judicial remand in tax evasion case

Faizan Haroon Apr 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has sent Shah Rukh Easir, proprietor of M/s Easir Traders, to Central...

Faisalabad Customs holds auction of NDP goods, vehicles

Faizan Haroon Apr 20, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation has generated Rs12,70,000 through the auction of confiscated goods and dismantled vehicles lyin...