Customs Intelligence foils attempt to smuggle narcotics abroad

KARACHI: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Karachi has seized 9.4Kg of high quality Hashish at JIAP. The value of the seized narcotics is Rs14 million in international market. Information was received through Director Khalil Yousufani to Additional Director Rana Tasleem that attempt would be made to smuggle high quality narcotics goods…. Continue reading

SHC issues detailed judgment in Additional Dumping Duty petitions

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh has issued detailed judgment in dozens of identical petitions filed by Textile millers against Anti- Dumping Duty (ADD) which it already declared to be void and illegal vide short order dated 11-03-2021. The detailed judgment is authored by Justice Agha Faisal… Continue reading

Seema Shakil to be acting Chairperson FBR, as Javed Ghani retires on April 11

KARACHI: Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Javed Ghani is set to retire on April 11, 2021, as the Prime Minister Imran Khan did not grant Javed Ghani any extension. Sources said a regular Chairman FBR was not likely to be appointed before the meeting of High Power Board (HPB),… Continue reading

FIR lodged against a cartel of steel importers and Customs officers for fiscal fraud and money laundering

KARACHI: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Karachi has lodged an FIR against several persons including senior Customs officers in a case of fiscal fraud through submission of false and fabricated import/export documents and gross mis-declaration of the impugned goods causing unauthorized transfer of foreign exchange from Pakistan. The accused including Zubair… Continue reading

Customs Intelligence and Investigation seizes smuggled fabric worth Rs30 million

HYDERABAD: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Hyderabad has seized large quantity of smuggled fabric along with the transporting vehicle. The value of the goods is Rs30 million and value of vehicle is Rs5.5 million. Information was received from Directorate General of Intelligence & Investigation (Customs), Islamabad through Director, Directorate of Intelligence… Continue reading

  I&I Lahore seizes train-bogie full of smuggled goods

 LAHORE: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Lahore has seized a train-bogie full of smuggled goods, which had been transported from Karachi to Lahore. Information received through Director Asad Raza to Additional Director Hasan Farid that smuggled gods would be transported to Lahore from Karachi via train. Deputy directors Tayyeba Bokhari and… Continue reading

SHC bench refers petition to CJ for constitution of larger bench, IMPORTABILITY OF VINTAGE CARS

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal referred a number of identical petitions pertaining to vintage cars to the Chief Justice of SHC for constitution of a larger bench to decide the issue as they differed with… Continue reading

MCC Port Qasim surpasses revenue collection target

KARACHI: MCC Port Qasim collected revenue of Rs512.13 billion during nine months (July-March 2020-21), which is 3.71 percent higher than the revenue of Rs493.77 billion collected in the same period last year. MCC Port Qasim also surpassed the assigned revenue collection target for the period under review. For the month… Continue reading

Appraising Officer Ashfaq-ur-Rehman given farewell at Port Qasim

KARACHI: Appraising Officer Ashfaq-ur-Rehman retired on April 03, 2021. A farewell was held in his honor at MCC Port Qasim. Collector Port Qasim Ashad Jawwad presented Aahfaq-ur-Rehman with the honorary shield and Ajrak. Ashad Jawwad appreciated the services of the retiring official and said Ashfaq was among some of the… Continue reading