Cartel involved in pilferage of ISAF reverse cargo penalized

KARACHI: Collector Customs Adjudication Chaudry Muhammad Javaid has penalized the cartel involved in pilferage of ISAF reverse cargo including hazmat waste. The bonded carrier, clearing agent and freight forwarder have been imposed penalties but the US consulate and their focal person were not penalized due to obvious reasons, despite the… Continue reading

US Army cargo pilferage case remains a hot cake

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has recently detected a mega-scam, whereas US Army reverse cargo including power generating sets were being pilfered out of the cargo during their transit through Peshawar-Torkham to Karachi for onward shipment. The investigations into the matter found involvement of several including M/s Al-Tajir & C0, M/s Bin-Qutub… Continue reading

Bail plea of clearing agent for US Consulate adjourned till Sept 16 by SHC

KARACHI:-The hearing of bail applications in seven different FIRs filed by a clearing agent of US Consulate at Karachi was adjourned till September 16 by Justice Niamatullah Phulpoto here Friday. Ghulam Masood Bawany of Ghani International, an authorized representative of Consulate General of USA Karachi sought bail in FIRs registered… Continue reading

US approaches Ministry of Defense for seeking amendments in CGO-10

KARACHI: The Ministry of Defense, on the proposal of US ODRP, has recommended amendments in Customs General Order (CGO)-10 in a bid to protect their patsy. The prime objective of the proposed amendment in CGO-10/2012 is to protect the focal person of US Consulate General Karachi, who has been found… Continue reading