Tag: authorities

Customs Court allows transfer of suspect to Lahore in betel nuts smuggling case

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

KARACHI: Customs Court Judge Syed Faiz Rasool Rashdi has allowed the customs officials to shift a suspect Sohail Ali, to Lahore for investigation in a...

Evaded taxes & duties retrieved from defaulter companies after notices issued

PAR Mar 8, 2018 0

KARACHI: The Customs Export has recovered an evaded amount of taxes and duties of Rs9.89million from defaulter companies which had been issued with no...

Customs Preventive thwarts smuggling of 350 rare turtles

PAR Apr 29, 2017 0

KARACHI: A team of Customs Preventive has foiled a bid to smuggle 350 rare turtles from Quetta to Karachi worth billions of rupees. The Customs Preve...

PIAF chief hails inclusion of Bhasha Dam in CPEC

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Chairman of Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) Irfan Iqbal Sheikh has said that the country has achieved a total consensus amon...

Ahsan directs authorities to resolve water shortage in Gwadar

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Reform (PD&R) Ahsan Iqbal has instructed relevant authorities to immediately solve the crises of...

Energy conservation: Unido identifies five potential areas of industrial sector

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

The United Nation Industrial Development Organisation (Unido) has completed study of different industries for energy conservation and identified five...

ASO seizes drugs valued Rs841,000 at Shahkot Toll Plaza

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Faisalabad has seized items, including gutkas and cigarettes worth Rs 841,000. As both items...

Directorate General I&I acquires private warehouse on rent to keep seized goods

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) has acquired a private warehouse on rent to keep the seized goods...

Non-issuance of NARA cards: boat owners, fishermen stage protest

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Boat owners and fishermen on Tuesday staged a protest demonstration over non-issuance of crew cards to illegal Bengali immigrants at Karachi fish harb...

PCMEA concerned over dollar conversion rate

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

The Pakistan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association has urged the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) Director General to take up t...

Government mulling amending Nepra law

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The government is considering amending National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) Act to ''influence'' tariff determination subsequent to ta...

Wheat crop cultivation target achieved

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

The district agriculture department has achieved its cultivation target of wheat crops and introduced modern techniques to enhance per acre production...

KPOGCL official rejects allegations

PAR Dec 27, 2016 0

An official of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil and Gas Company Limited (KPOGCL) has categorically denied the allegations levelled by a former officer of the co...

Customs Appellate Tribunal reserves verdict in smartphones seizure case

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: A Customs Appellate Tribunal bench has reserved a decision on a customs reference filed against Collectorate of Customs, Islamabad. A divi...

PSQC officials’ vested interests distressing importers at Port Qasim

PAR Nov 30, 2016 0

KARACHI: Importers are facing hardships in clearance of consignments at Port Qasim, as officials of Pakistan Standard Quality Control (PSQC) are tryin...