Chairman FBR assures to resolve the issues being faced by customs agents & traders

KARACHI: Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA) informed that in order to resolve certain issues relating to exports & imports, the delegation of Karachi Customs Agents Association led by its President Wasiq Hussain Khan, General Secretary Mehmood ul Hasan Awen, Former President and Chief Coordinator Export Mr. Mohammad Amin Essani and… Continue reading

MCC Appraisement East lodges five FIRs for fraudulent import of used vehicles

KARACHI: MCC Appraisement East has lodged five FIRs against several persons for importing and clearing used vehicles on forged and fake documents. Collector MCC Appraisement East Engr. Riaz Memon ordered Additional Collectors Shakir Ali and Afzal Watto to conduct an audit of the vehicles imported under gift and baggage scheme…. Continue reading

Customs Agents Alliance earns endorsement from communities for KCAA election

KARACHI: On the occasion of election of Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA), Customs Agents Alliance (CAA) has earned more endorsements and support from other Customs agents. As various committees of Customs agents have already pledged their support for CAA, not Pakistan International Freight Forwarders Association (PIFFA) announced their support for… Continue reading

Customs Agents Alliance wins support of all Customs agents committees

KARACHI: Various customs agents’ committees have pledged their support for Customs Agents Alliance for the upcoming election of Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA). Core Committee of Customs Agents Alliance including Shahnawaz A. Sattar, M. Siddique, Saifullah, Haji Asif, Javed Hashmi, Shakeel Anwar, Azam Malik, Asim Hafeez, Shaikh Tahir Ahmed, Abdul… Continue reading

KCAA team calls on Chairman FBR

KARACHI: A delegation of Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCA) called on Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and congratulated him for assuming this office. The delegation headed by President of the KCAA Khurram Ejaz along with General Secretary Wasiq Hussain and Joint Secretary Mohammad Amir assured the Chairman of their… Continue reading

Customs Agents Alliance sweeps KCAA election in a tough competition

KARACHI: After a tough competition, the Customs Agents Alliance sweep the general elections of Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA) for the term 2016-17 held on September 24, 2016. Khurram Ijaz of Customs Agents Alliance (CAA) won for the office of President securing 427 votes compared with 382 votes secured by… Continue reading

Customs agents compete for the offices of KCAA on September 24

KARACHI: There will be a close competition on September 24, 2016 as Customs Agents Group and Customs Agents Alliance compete for the offices of Karachi Customs Agents Association for the term 2016-17. Under the banner of Customs Agents Group, Yahya Mohammad is contesting for the office of President, Haseen Mirza… Continue reading

MCC Preventive proposes modification in the definition of Customs Agent and Customs Business

KARACHI: MCC Preventive has suggested certain amendments in the Customs Rules to avoid ambiguities in the law relating to Customs agents and shipping agents and their responsibilities. The Board has issued “Shipping Agents Rules” vide SRO 220/(1)/2015. The shipping agents were licensed under Customs Agents Licensing Rules 2001. Now after… Continue reading

Implementation of I-Form delayed

KARACHI: The implementation of I-Form has been delayed because the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has not  issued the circular required to effect the I-Form module. The module was planned to be rolled out on April 18, 2016, which has been delayed as the formalities on part of central bank… Continue reading

DG Training & Research in collaboration with KCAA conducts mandatory training for Customs agents

KARACHI: Directorate General of Training & Research (Customs) has conducted 6-day mandatory course of Customs Agents, which is mandatory for their license renewal. As many as 1850 Customs agents are due to get their licenses reviewed in 2015. Customs agents are required to renew their licenses every two year. This… Continue reading