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Dar joins talks with IMF in Dubai today

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Dar joins talks with IMF in Dubai today to resolve policy issues Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will join talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

Petition against withholding tax filed in SHC

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Petition against withholding tax filed in SHC A constitutional petition was filed on Monday in the Sindh High Court against the withholding tax on ban...

Customs Court to remain closed for summer vocations till 23rd August

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LAHORE: Special Federal Court of Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling will remain closed for summer vacations from 3rd August, 2015  to 23rd August, 20...

Sales Tax Committee mulls over addressing business community’s issues

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ISLAMABAD: The first meeting of the Sales Tax Committee, one of the three committees constituted by the government last week to facilitate talks and r...

Multan Customs misses WeBOC training by mistake

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MULTAN: The model of Customs Collectorate Multan has disappeared in the training sessions on electronic linkage of commercial banks and State Bank of...

Customs Tribunal sets aside ONO, strikes down fines imposed on importers

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KARACHI: The Customs Appellate Tribunal has set aside an order passed by the Customs Adjudication collector imposing fine and penalty on M/s Abdul Azi...

Customs PCA issues Rs 62.84m audit observations in July 15

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KARACHI: The Customs Post Clearance Audit (PCA), Karachi has issued some 22 audit observations involving tax evasion by the importers to the tune of R...

Weather Advisory for Farmers 1st to 10th August, 2015

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Temperature Forecast Temperatures are likely to be slightly above normal in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade. Rain F...

Chinese textile mills are now hiring in places where cotton was king

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Textile production in China is becoming unprofitable after years of rising wages, higher energy bills and mounting logistical costs, as well as new go...

Weather Advisory for Farmers 21st to 30th July, 2015

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Temperature Forecast Temperatures are likely to be slightly above normal in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade. Rain F...

Pakistan Weather Forecast Updates 3rd August 2015

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1:10 PM - 3rd August 2015 خیرپور کی سیلابی صورتحال خیبرپختونخوا میں مون بارشوں اور سیلاب کی تباہ کاریاں۔ پراونشل ڈیزاسٹرمنیجمنٹ اتھارٹی نے ایک ماہ کی...

Traders observe shutter down strike in Lahore

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LAHORE: Traders in Lahore and throughout the country observed a shutter down strike on Saturday against the imposition of withholding tax on bank tran...

FBR decreases default surcharge to 15pc from 18pc

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KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has announced to decrease default surcharge by 3 percent. Prior to this, the default surcharge was being r...

PBC asks govt to withdraw 16pc professional tax, 0.3pc WHT

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LAHORE: The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) has urged the government to withdraw 16 percent professional tax and 0.3 percent withholding tax on bank transa...

Imposition of regulatory duty on iron imports challenged in SHC

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KARACHI: A large number of the importers of iron and steel products have approached the Sindh High Court against imposition of regulatory duty on impo...