Pakistan Customs initiates strict scrutiny into import of vehicles

KARACHI: MCC Appraisement West and MCC Appraisement East have initiated a thorough scrutiny of the record pertaining to import and clearance of used vehicles in the past few years, while MCC Appraisement East has lodged three more FIRs for fraudulent import of used vehicles. An official said data scrutiny in… Continue reading

FBR notifies promotions to the post of Principal Appraiser

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has notified promotion of 23 Appraising Officers/ Assistant Private Secretaries of Pakistan Customs Department to the post of Principal Appraiser (BS-16) with immediate effect. The promoted officers include: Khalid Hassan Awan, DG, Transit, Karachi Salman Ahmad, MCC, Appraisement & Facilitation (East) Karachi Aijaz Ahmad… Continue reading

Parliamentary team visits Chaman to review progress on border related issues

QUETTA: A parliamentary delegation led by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Establishment Mohammad Shehzad Arbab visited Chaman border on Thursday. The other members of delegation included PM’s Special Representative for Afghanistan Affairs, Mr. Muhammad Sadiq, Ms. Shandana Gulzar, MNA, Ms. Nafeesa Inayatullah Khan Khattak, MNA, Dr. Haider Ali… Continue reading

Jurisdiction of Customs Enforcement – SHC decision to be assailed; Customs Enforcement seeks permission to file CPLA

KARACHI: The Collectorate of Customs ( Enforcement) has sought permission from Member, Custom Operations, Federal Board of Revenue to file Civil Petition for Leave to Appeal (CPLA against two judgment passed by Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. The judgments were passed on 23/9/2020 and 22-12-2020 and pertains… Continue reading

MCC Appraisement East lodges five FIRs for fraudulent import of used vehicles

KARACHI: MCC Appraisement East has lodged five FIRs against several persons for importing and clearing used vehicles on forged and fake documents. Collector MCC Appraisement East Engr. Riaz Memon ordered Additional Collectors Shakir Ali and Afzal Watto to conduct an audit of the vehicles imported under gift and baggage scheme…. Continue reading

ASO Preventive Karachi recovers banned and smuggled medicine worth Rs23 million

KARACHI: ASO of MCC Preventive Karachi has seized large quantity of smuggled medicine including Indian origin medicines from a warehouse in Saddar. The value of seized goods comes to Rs23 million. Information was passed through Collector Saqif Saeed to Additional Collector Haroon Malik regarding presence of huge quantity of banned… Continue reading

Customs I&I Quetta recovers smuggled goods from LPG bowser, trailers, bus

QUETTA: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Quetta seized large quantity of smuggled goods along with transporting vehicles. The total value of the goods and vehicles seized comes to Rs156 million. Information was passed through Director Mohammed Ismail to Deputy director Dr Zohaib that a huge quantity of foreign origin… Continue reading

Directorate of Transit Trade Chaman foils attempt to smuggle Pakistan origin goods to India

QUETTA: Directorate of Transit Trade Chaman has lodged an FIR against several persons including Aghan Customs border agent for attempting to smuggle Pakistan origin goods to India in the garb of transit trade facility by using fake registration number of transporting vehicle. Information was passed through Director Aamir Theim to… Continue reading