SHC orders release of automotive parts consignment, DIRECTOR I&I PRAISED FOR HONESTY

KARACHI: The release of a consignment of old. Used automotive parts was ordered by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal. The bench was hearing a constitution petition filed by M.A. International against detention, confiscation of imported consignment… Continue reading

MCC Port Qasim lodges FIR in the case of liquor smuggling in the garb of diplomatic cargo

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim has lodged an FIR against Abdul Qadir of M/s World Oceans Center, Shahzada Aman of Saleem Sons Freight Services and others for smuggling liquor through  misdeclaration in the garb of diplomatic cargo. MCC Port Qasim has seized 6,000 bottles of assorted brand of whiskey worth 93.6… Continue reading

SC dismisses Leave to appeal in Afghan Transit Sugar case on FBR’s request

ISLAMABAD: A  special full bench of Supreme Court of Pakistan comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial, Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Miankhel and Justice Munib Akhtar on Wednesday dismissed a leave to appeal filed by Federal Board of Revenue in a case known as Afghan Transit Sugar Case. Earlier, an application was… Continue reading

FBR may withdraw Afghan Transit Sugar Case tomorrow

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) which rigorously contested Afghan Transit Sugar Case up to Supreme Court of Pakistan through Senior Advocate Raja Muhammad Iqbal, is going to withdraw the same tomorrow i.e Wednesday, Nov 25, Custom News learnt from reliable sources. According to details, the government law officer… Continue reading

SHC reserves judgment in huge bunch of Afghan Transit Container cases

KARACHI: The judgment was reserved in about 2200 Special Custom Reference Applications pending since a decade and some of them pertains to 2007-2008 by a Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal here on Tuesday. Khalid Rajper Advocate appeared… Continue reading

Customs Quetta seizes large quantity of narcotics

QUETTA: Customs Quetta has sized large quantity of smuggled cloth and narcotics along with the transporting vehicle at Noshki check post. Chief collector Enforcement Quetta Gul Rehman has advised the staff to keep strict vigilance on the movement of smuggled goods. Customs has expedited its anti-smuggling drive in Baluchistan so… Continue reading

PM Package: Single-shift SMEs unable to benefit from peak hours’ electricity rates relief

The ‘Prime Minister Energy Relief Package’ will be enjoyed only by the larger units which have been working in multi shifts whereas the SME sector is already working in a single shift and they are not in a position to avail the relief announced recently in peak hours’ electricity rates…. Continue reading