Bonded carrier, Customs agents booked for pilferage of transit cargo

PESHAWAR: Directorate of Transit Trade Peshawar has lodged an FIR against clearing agent M/s Integrated Services, bonded carrier M/s DND Pvt Ltd, M/s Shahid Ali Customs Agents for replacing the cargo of Afghanistan bound cargo during transit. Brief fact of the case are that a container-laden vehicle carrying textile products… Continue reading

Pakistan’s economy regaining its pre-Covid trajectory, Central bank finds

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) notes there are encouraging indications during Q1-FY21 that Pakistan’s economy was regaining its pre-Covid trajectory. SBP released its First Quarterly Report on The State of Pakistan’s Economy for the fiscal year 2020-21 today covering the period July – September, 2020. The recovery in… Continue reading

MCC Appraisement East surpasses revenue collection target

KARACHI: MCC Appraisement East collected revenue of Rs92.06 billion in the first half of current fiscal year against the target of Rs69.17 billion surpassing the assigned target by 33.1 percent. It may be mentioned here MCC Appraisement East was infamous for mis-declration, under-invoicing and corruption of officers, and national exchequer… Continue reading

Customs Quetta (Appraisement and Preventive) surpasses all assigned targets

QUETTA: Customs Quetta Appraisement Preventive have surpassed all assigned targets in the first half of financial year 2020-21. FBR appreciated Collector Appraisement Abdul Waheed Murwat and Collector Preventive Irfan Javed and for the extra ordinary performance under guidance of Chief Collector Gul Rehman. Quetta Customs Preventive recovered Rs6.32 billions worth… Continue reading

Customs Intelligence and Investigation Lahore framed 26 seizures in December

LAHORE: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Lahore has made seizures valuing Rs464.5 million by framing 26 seizures during the month of December 2020, comprising of both Range Office Lahore and Gujranwala. It is worthwhile to state that the Anti-Smuggling Performance of the Directorate during the current Financial Year surpasses… Continue reading

Central Selection Board to convene from Monday to take up promotions of civil servants

KARACHI: The Central Selection Board (CSB) would convene on January 04,05,06, 2021 to take up the promotions of civil servants of BS-19 to BS-20, and BS-20 to BS-21. Chairman Federal Public Services Commission of Pakistan would preside over the meeting of Central Selection Board (CSB), while Chairman Federal Board of… Continue reading

Haji Asif congratulates BMP candidates on victory in FPCCI Election

KARACHI: Founder of Karachi Customs Agents Associations Alliance Haji Asif have congratulated the Alliance supported candidates who won in the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Election 2021. He said the Karachi Customs Agents Associations Alliance believed in service to the community adding they only supported the… Continue reading

Anwer Iqbal meets Finance Minister Hafeez Sheikh

KARACHI: Anwer Iqbal, Member of Vigilance Committee for FBR’s Lands in Sindh, met with Federal Minister of Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh and apprised him about the Customs land under illegal occupation and the role Vigilance Committee was playing in vacating these lands and the problems they were… Continue reading

Directorate of IPR seizes counterfeit goods

KARACHI: Directorate of IPR Enforcement Karachi has seized counterfeit ungrooved blank keys of Honda, Nissan, Suzuki brands; rechargeable torch of GEPASS and electric cigarettes of Crocodile brand. M/s Siddiqui Impex imported miscellaneous items, comprising of un-grooved blank keys of brand “Honda”, “Nissan”, ”Suzuki”, Rechargeable LED torch of brand “Gepass” and… Continue reading