Tag: Government of Pakistan

Export of Sugar - EPD Circular Letter No. 10 of 2017

PAR Apr 10, 2017 0

Authorized Dealers (ADs) may find enclosed Ministry of Commerce’s Office Memorandum No. 7(2)/2012-Exp.III dated March 30, 2017 regarding the above sub...

Tax on LPG distribution challenged in LHC

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

LAHORE: The tax on LPG distribution has been challenged in the Lahore High Court (LHC). The court seeks reply from the ministry of petroleum till Apri...

Iran lifts ban on import of Pakistani kinnows

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

After hectic efforts of the Government of Pakistan, Iran has lifted ban on import of Pakistani kinnows through its Sistan-Balochistan province. "Iran...

Urea export quota to be allocated on first-come-first-serve basis: SBP

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said here on Tuesday that export quota to urea manufacturers will be allocated on first-come-first-serve basis withou...

Customs & regulatory duties amount up to 15% of FBR’s total receipts

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Customs and Regulatory duties amount up to 15% of the total receipts collected by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). FBR through its enfor...

Export of Sugar - EPD Circular Letter No. 01 of 2017

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Authorized Dealers (ADs) may find enclosed Ministry of Commerce’s Office Memorandum No. 7(2)/2012-Exp.III dated January 6, 2017 regarding the above su...

Texworld Exhibition in Paris: textile products attract thousands

PAR Sep 19, 2016 0

Pakistan high-end textile products displayed artistically were viewed and appreciated by thousands of participants, visitors and business persons in t...

Pakistan wins case against LPG terminal operator in London

PAR Sep 1, 2016 0

Pakistan has won a case in the permanent court of arbitration in London filed by LPG terminal company Progas with $573 million in damages claims again...

TCP sends 15,000 tons of rice to Cuba as gift

PAR Aug 23, 2016 0

The Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP), on behalf of the government of Pakistan, dispatched some 15,000 tons of rice to Cuba as gift. The state-run...

Early harvest projects under CPEC: ECC grants tax exemption

PAR Jul 27, 2016 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has granted exemption from customs duties, levies and other relevant taxes on import of equi...

Export of wheat flour suffers as Afghan government imposes extra duty

PAR Jul 20, 2016 0

The export of wheat flour from Pakistan to Afghanistan has suffered as Afghan authorities reportedly increased custom duty on the commodity. Exporters...

Banks demand 2pc service charge for collecting withholding tax

PAR Jun 3, 2016 0

Banking companies have demanded collection charges for deducting withholding tax at two percent for rendering services to Federal Board of Revenue (FB...

PSX suggests new tax measures for rapid growth

PAR May 27, 2016 0

To achieve rapid economic growth, the capital market requires some tax measures in the federal budget of fiscal year 2016-17, representatives of the P...

Federal Government has revised Basic Pay Scales and allowances,

PAR Jul 9, 2015 2

Adhoc Relief Allowance 2015 has also been sanctioned at rate of 7.5% of running basic pay of new pay scales to civil servants. The Federal Government...

Where Islamabad-Murree-Muzaffarabad railway project got vanished in budget 2015-16?

PAR Jun 11, 2015 0

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal government has recently presented its budget 2015-2016 with a total outlay of Rs4,313 billion; however, surprisingly...