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DG Customs Valuation rejects review petition through Order in Revision against VR No 677/2014

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KARACHI: Director General Customs Valuation Samaira Nazir has rejected a review petition through Order in Revision No. /2015 under section 25-D of the...

Finance Ministry asks customs, other depts to submit budgetary proposals before May 29

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KARACHI: The Federal Ministry of Finance has asked the Pakistan Customs and other departments concerned to finalise and present the budget proposals f...

Customs’ employees associations to meet Chief Collector Nasir to raise grievances

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KARACHI: The associations of Pakistan Customs employees including examiners association and appraisers association have decided to meet Chief Collecto...

SNGPL blackmailing CNG station owners: APCNGA

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All Pakistan CNG Associations (APCNGA) said that gas company is blackmailing CNG stations owners by demanding millions in term of Gas Infrastructure D...

Federal Govt fails to achieve economic growth target

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Government could not achieve its set target of economic growth during current fiscal year and according to provisional figures, economic growth rate w...

Skimmed milk powder: Import duty likely to be increased in budget

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ISLAMABAD: The government is considering increasing import duty on skimmed milk powder and whey powder in a bid to shield the domestic dairy industry...

Affectees of Mirani dam to be compensated soon: FM Ishaq Dar

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ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has assured Chief Minister (CM) Baluchistan that the affectees of Mirani dam will be compensated s...

FPCCI holds third budget session for 2015-16

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The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Monday held its Third budget session, seeking proposals from its members for the feder...

Finance Minister says govt to welcome proposals from EAC members for inclusion in Budget (2015-16)

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Economic Advisory Council (EAC) has been informed that economic indicators have started showing stability and in future focus would be made on increas...

Budget 2015-16: PYMA for substantial reduction in tax rates

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Pakistan Yarn Merchants Association (PYMA) has demanded substantial rate cut in sales tax and income tax in the forthcoming federal budget, to enhance...

PA session goes haywire after lawmaker’s mike turned off

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KARACHI: Lawmakers of the Pakistan Muslim League-Functional and the PML-Nawaz on Monday tried to hijack the discussion on the quarterly report of fina...

Natural catastrophes three million people affected in Pakistan yearly: World Bank

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The recent earthquake in Nepal has once again reminded us of the risks posed by natural disasters in our region. In Pakistan, approximately 3 million...

Pakistan Weather Updates As on 18th May 2015

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Synoptic Situation: A low lies over Balochistan and its adjoining areas. A western low weather system is affecting upper & central parts of the co...

Rs 250 billion to be allocated for CPEC in budget: Iqbal

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Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said that Rs250 billion will be allocated in the budget for the next financial year for...

Govt to unveil budget 2015-16 on June 5: Dar

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Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has formally approved presentation of federal budget 2015-16 on June 5. As customary, the Economic...