Contempt notices issued to Chief Collector, Collectors Pakistan Customs for Nov 18

KARACHI: The contempt of court notices were issued against Chief Collector South, Collectors of East, West and Port Muhammad Bin Qasim collectorates for Nov 18 in dozens of applications in disposed of petitions filed by importers of tiles including Mahrosh. According to details, the petitions pertained to exemption from custom… Continue reading

Customs informs Court that Jaisa Raam, Hafiz Nazar running organized smuggling cartel

KARACHI: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Karachi has submitted an interim Challan before the Court that Jaisa Raam, Hafiz Nazar and their other associates are involved in smuggling and dumping of smuggled as well as contraband goods, and further distribution thereof. According to details there was specific information that… Continue reading

SHC allows petition by steel pipe importer

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Friday allowed a petition filed by importer of steel pipes who is also a manufacturer bond licensee. Imran Iqbal Advocate appearing for the petitioner challenging the demand notice for payment of Warehousing surcharge and penal surcharge submitted that customs… Continue reading

Act empowers Customs to raid residential areas and markets: Saquif Saeed

KARACHI: Collector MCC Preventive Karachi Saquif Saeed has said that the Customs Act empowers Customs to conduct raid at any place including residential areas and markets. Addressing a press conference on Saturday, he said Customs has the authority to conduct raids on the basis of information regarding presence of smuggled… Continue reading