Recovery of betel nut, indian gutka: FIR lodged

HYDERABAD: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Hyderabad has lodged an FIR against persons yet to be asertained in relation to the large quantity of smuggled goods recovered from warehouses in District Umerkot. initial investigations found that one person named Lali is running the entire smuggling ring, and all the smuggled contraband… Continue reading

FBR conducts inquiry against transit trade officer, which is in contempt of court

KARACHI: In absolute contempt of Supreme Court of Pakistan, the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has been directed to conduct inquiry into the issue of 262 trucks of sugar arriving under Afghan transit trade, which were stopped by Customs authorities for being unfit for human consumption. A meeting of Pak-Afghan… Continue reading

FTO orders appropriate action against Custom officer Incident Report by DC, KEPZ against Superintendent SIU (I&I)

KARACHI: Deciding a complaint filed by Muhammad Abdullah, Director of Steel Vision (Pvt) Limited under Section 10(1) of the Federal Tax Ombudsman Ordinance 2000, FTO Mushtaq Ahmed Sukhera directed the Director General Intelligence & Investigations (I&I), Islamabad to take appropriate action as per incident report dated 17-7-2019. The said incident… Continue reading

ASO Preventive seizes smuggled betel nut worth Rs36 million

KARACHI: ASO of MCC Preventive Karachi in a joint operation with West Zone Police raided warehouses in Industrial Area and recovered 30 tons of betel nut worth Rs36 million. Information was passed through Collector Preventive Saquif Saeed to Additional Collector Haroon Malik regarding presence of smuggled betel nut Assistant Collector… Continue reading

Customs and Quetta Chamber working in close coordination to promote legal trade

QUETTA: Collector MCC Quetta Waheed Marwat has said the Chamber of Commerce & Industries Quetta and MCC Appraisemnt Quetta are working in close coordination to promote legal trade and discourage illegal practices. Recently many steps have been taken by both the partners mentioned as under; Constitution of Liason Committees to… Continue reading

SHC issue notices in Valuation dispute case Pile fabric case–A.K. International

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan on Friday ordered Pakistan Customs to consider a request for sending samples of Pile fabric and provisional release of the item subject to securing disputed amount of duty and… Continue reading

SHC restrains customs from arresting computer, accessory importers

KARACHI: Hearing two identical petitions filed by three persons of three firms which imported used computers and accessories, booked on charge of mis-declaration, a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh restrained the customs from arresting the petitioners subject to furnishing of solvent surety of rupees 100,000 and PR… Continue reading