ANF trying hard to facilitate traders, number of withheld containers reduced to 1.14 pc in 2020: Muhammad Ayub

KARACHI: Deputy Director/ In-charge, Port Control Unit, Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) Karachi Muhammad Ayub has said that ANF was trying its best to facilitate the exporters and importers by reducing the number withheld containers and at the same time, no compromise was being made on the performance which can be gauged… Continue reading

MCC Exports foils bid to smuggle antiques

KARACHI: MCC Exports Karachi has lodged an FIR against M/s Natasha Enterprises and M/s Zaman & Co for attempting to smuggle out antiques including statutes in the garb of artificial handicraft replicas. M/s Natasha Enterprises filed Goods Declaration (GD) through their agent M/s S. Zaman & Co for export of… Continue reading

World Customs Day celebrated across Pakistan

KARACHI: International Customs Day was celebrated by the officers and staff of Pakistan Customs throughout the country with zeal and fervor on January 26, 2017. Proceedings started with flag hoisting ceremony at Customs Houses and events were held in connection with the International Customs Day celebrations. In Islamabad on the… Continue reading

Joint committee form to investigate heroin smuggling case

KARACHI: National Assembly Standing Committee has advised Chairman FBR Nisar Mohammad Khan to form a committee comprising representation from Customs and ANF for the purpose of investigating the case wherein heroin was found in the lavatory of PIA aircraft. ANF had approached National Assembly seeking authority to investigate the case…. Continue reading

MCC Lahore seizes LEDs, ACs in raid, ANF hands over smuggled goods to Customs

KARACHI: Anti Smuggling Organization Model Customs Collectrate (MCC) Preventive Lahore in a raid captured large quantity of Light Emitting Diode (LEDs) Television sets and split air-conditioners (ACs) laden-truck near Baddon Road. The raiding team on the directives of Zulfiqar Younus Collector Customs Preventive Lahore, headed by Assistant Collector Preventive Dr… Continue reading

WCO conducts training workshop under Global Shield Program at ANF Academy Islamabad

KARACHI: A series of training workshops is being organized for officers of various government departments, ministries and allied bodies under the auspices of World Customs Organization (WCO) Global Shield Program, which aims to thwart the smuggling of precursor chemicals that could be used to build improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Program… Continue reading