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Pakistan Weather Updates As on 14th May 2015

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Two days heavy rain destroyed harvested wheat crop 14-5-2015 - 11:25 AM Heavy rainfall and strong winds have destroyed harvested wheat and others cro...

PTA chief opposes increase in ST

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Terming Federal Board of Revenue's (FBR) proposal of increasing sales tax from two per cent to five per cent on five zero-rated sectors `detrimental t...

Projects worth Rs 538 billon approved

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ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Wednesday approved Rs538.5 billion worth of 10 development projects for...

Dar meets ADB vice president

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar had a meeting here with Wencai Zhang, Vice President of ADB who is undertaking his second visit to Pakis...

Corrective measures a must to save industrial sector from collapse: President FPCCI

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President of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Mian Muhammad Idrees has stressed on the need of reformative measures to...

Finance Ministry proposes 10pc increase in govt employees’ salaries in next budget

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ISLAMABAD: The Finance Ministry has proposed 10 percent increase in government employees salaries in budget 2015-16. The proposal will be submitted to...

Tax collection: Industrialists protest FBR ‘harassment’

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Hundreds of traders on Wednesday observed a partial strike and scores of industrial workers, mill owners and labourers staged a protest demonstrat...

Mango faces serious threats of ban in European, US markets: Bason

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MULTAN: Federal Minister for Food Security and Research Malik Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that the local mango is facing serious threats of ban from...

FTO finalizes recommendations for improving tax collection system

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ISLAMABAD: The Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO) Advisory Committee Wednesday finalized recommendations for evolving a mechanism to improve the revenue coll...

RTO Karachi tightening noose against tax evaders, fraudsters

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KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) Karachi has discovered dozens of companies operating without registration and evadin...

Hyderabad Collector Ahmad vows to establish customs’ writ in region

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KARACHI:  Model Customs Collectorate Hyderabad Collector Dr. Ahmed Mujtaba Memon has said that the writ of Pakistan Customs will be establish in lette...

Appraisement-East recovers Rs8.68 million by applying correct assessment

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KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement-East has recovered an amount of Rs8.68 million by applying correct assessment from importers. Accord...

Pakistan Weather Updates As on 13th May 2015

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Synoptic Situation: Yesterday’s trough of westerly wave has moved northeastwards but still affecting central and upper parts of the country. Weather n...

CNG sector sales tax rate cut by 5 percent

PAR May 13, 2015 0

CNG and Fertilizer Sector Sales Tax rate has been reduced by 5 percent. According to notification issued by FBR, five percent sales tax to be recei...

Meeting on May 19 to finalize annual development plan

PAR May 13, 2015 0

Budget preparation work has entered into the final stage and the meeting for the finalization of the annual development plan has been called on May 19...