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Opp parties won’t disrupt Dar’s budget speech

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD - The opposition parties led by the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) will allow Finance Minister Ishaq Da...

Sindh set to present Rs700b budget on 12th

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

Sindh will present Rs 700 billion budget for fiscal year 2015-16 on June 12, according to sources at provincial finance department. The sources said t...

Finding the right budget recipe

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

Challenging government’s approach of just focussing on spices for cooking budget, leading economists and chartered accountants have recommended the go...

Budget 2015-16: 10% WHT likely on advertisement income

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

In a novel move, the government may impose 10% withholding tax on the income of newspaper and television news channel organisations that they earn f...

Thunderstorm, rain hit parts of Sindh

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

A thunderstorm followed by light and moderate rain played havoc with hoardings, trees and thatched houses across Badin district while a dust storm swe...

Rain offers fair degree of relief

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

Westerly wave generated light rain and strong winds in many parts of the country on Tuesday, keeping temperatures much below their normal value of the...

Economic Survey tomorrow

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

The Economic Survey of Pakistan for the outgoing fiscal year 2014-15 is scheduled to be launched here on Thursday (June 4). Federal Minister for Finan...

Govt to target industry, agriculture in budget 2015-16

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for planning and development Ahsan Iqbal has said that government’s main target in budget 2015-16 is to strengthen industr...

Pakistan Weather Updates As on 2nd June 2015

PAR Jun 3, 2015 0

Punishing heat wave continues to grip Sindh, Balochistan 5:30 PM - 2-june-2015 Punishing heat wave continues to grip most parts of Sindh, Balochistan...

Appraisement-West again exceeds target by Rs 1.87 billion in May, collects Rs 20b

PAR Jun 2, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-West has collected total revenue of Rs 20.492 billion in May, 2015 against the set target of Rs 1...

Appellate tribunal orders MLM industries to pay evaded tax Rs 3.2 million with penalty

PAR Jun 2, 2015 0

LAHORE: Customs Appellate Tribunal decided a case of MLM industries and ordered it to pay Rs 3.2 million as duty/taxes and Rs 500,000 penalty. As per...

Karachi Customs AIB-R&D recovers Rs10m during May by detecting three cases of tax evasion

PAR Jun 2, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Appraising Intelligence Branch AIB/R&D of Model Customs Collectorate of MCC-Appraisement-West has recovered revenue amounting to Rs 1...

Multan RTO Inspectors seek justice from FBR

PAR Jun 2, 2015 0

MULTAN: Inspectors Inland Revenue of Regional Tax Office Multan is disappointed on not giving authority according to the decision of Federal Board of...

Nepra cuts power tariff by Rs 2.08 per unit

PAR Jun 2, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Tuesday reduced power tariff by Rs 2.08 per unit under the monthly fuel adjust...

17 percent GST to be levied on poultry, cattle feed

PAR Jun 2, 2015 0

The government has decided to impose a standard rate of 17 percent sales tax on poultry feed and cattle feed; incinerators for disposal of waste and i...