Differences in Pakistan Tea Assoction Acting Chairman PTA resigns in protest over alleged custom duty evasion 

KARACHI: Abdul Majeed Paracha, Acting Chairman Pakistan Tea Association (PTA) tendered resignation from post of Acting Chairman in protest over valuation or amount of customs duty payable on imported tea. In a letter addressed to the Secretary  General of PTA, Mr Majeed Paracha referred to a meeting held on request… Continue reading

FIA ordered to launch crackdown against hundi/hawala

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan has advised Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to initiate an immediate crackdown throughout the country against all the operations of hundi/hawala (illegal modes of money transfer). The decision was taken at a meeting convened by the Prime Minister on money laundering. FIA would submit a comprehensive… Continue reading