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RTO Karachi Zone-I blacklists 900 persons’ sales tax registration

PAR May 2, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Regional Tax Office Karachi Zone-I has blacklisted sales tax registration of as many as 900 registered persons involved in issuance of fa...

R&A Director Yousufani leaves for China to hold meetings on WeBOC

PAR May 2, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Directorate of Reforms and Automation Director Abdul Majid Yousufani reached China on a two-month visit to hold meeting with Chinese Cust...

Pakistan Customs seeks help from coast guards to curb smuggling in Balochistan

PAR May 2, 2015 0

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs seeks full assistance of coast guards in order to counter smuggling activities in Balochistan and its adjacent areas....

TRC decides recommendations for next budget 2015-16

PAR May 2, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: In a significant move, the high-powered Tax Reform Commission (TRC) has finalised its recommendation for the next budget 2015-16 by asking...

2014-15 budget initiatives: Dar reviews implementation status

PAR May 2, 2015 0

Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar Friday presided over meeting to review implementation status of the budget initiatives 2014-15. The Minister was in...

KPCCI calls for broadening tax base

PAR May 2, 2015 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chamber of Commerce and Industry in its budget proposals for year 2015-16, has proposed the broadening of existing tax base, by bri...

FBR to propose Whistleblower Protection Act

PAR May 2, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will propose the enactment of whistleblower protection law in the next year’s budget. Chairman FBR Ta...

Tractor industry wants subsidy on production

PAR May 2, 2015 1

The industry has appreciated the Punjab’s Chief Minister, Shahbaz Sharif, for announcing 10,000 tractors scheme on subsidized rates to small farmers,...

Fiscal negotiations

PAR May 2, 2015 0

Given the fact that it is a negotiation over money, it is perhaps, natural to expect most parties to ask for as much as they can. And when it comes to...

APMSPIDA suggests reduction in import duty

PAR May 2, 2015 0

All Pakistan Motor Cycles Spare Parts Imports and Dealers Association (APMSPIDA) has suggested a reduction in import duty from 35 percent to 20 percen...

Pakistan Weather Updates As on 30th April 2015

PAR May 2, 2015 0

Country Wide Weather Forecast Isolated thunderstorm/rain is expected over upper KPK (Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar, Mardan and Kohat divisions), upper P...

Teachers, officials prodded into raising education standards

PAR May 2, 2015 0

Bahawalpur - Punjab Education Secretary Abdul Jabbar Shaheen said that teaching faculty and Education Department officials should work with honesty an...

PYMA concerned over decline in textile exports

PAR Apr 30, 2015 0

Expressing grave concern over 16 percent slide in textile exports in March, Pakistan Yarn Merchants Association (PYMA) has demanded emergent measures...

Better crop yield: Sindh launches $76m agriculture project

PAR Apr 30, 2015 0

Amid concerns over transparency and competence, Sindh Agriculture Minister Ali Nawaz Khan Mahar inaugurated a $76-million project aimed at bolstering...

Body okays budget estimates for Senate

PAR Apr 30, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD - The first meeting of the reconstituted Senate Finance Committee Wednesday approved budget estimates of the Upper House of the Parliament f...