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

JAZZ TEAM VISITS KCCI, Telecommunication sector could produce employment, promote business activities: Shariq Vohra

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) M. Shariq Vohra, while exchanging views at a meeting with a team of Mobilink’s Jazz Business during its visit to KCCI, stated that that the telecommunication sector could produce abundant employment opportunities and promote business activities through innovative solutions. Shariq Vohra… Continue reading

SRO 889 to cause more problems for industry: KCCI

KARACHI: The Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) has drawn the attention of Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Advisor to Prime Minister for Finance to the SRO.889(I)/2020 dated 21.09.2020 issued by FBR,  whereby amendments have been made  in Sales Tax Rules 2006 which in fact is the proverbial last straw… Continue reading

59TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Rs1100 billion Karachi Package for next three years not sufficient: Siraj Teli – Rs11,000 billion package instead would improve infrastructure situation, Chairman BMG

KARACHI: Chairman Businessmen Group (BMG) & Former President KCCI Siraj Kassam Teli, while accusing all politicians for numerous crises being faced by the country, stated that it was really unfortunate that well-educated and competent people do not participate in the elections or make any attempt to come up at the… Continue reading

KCCI expresses total mistrust over FBR’s Tax Directory Analysis 2018 – PM urged to grill FBR for releasing irresponsible, incomplete analysis

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Agha Shahab Ahmed Khan has expressed total mistrust over the statistical figures recently disclosed by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in its Tax Directory Analysis 2018. He said that FBR recently released an analysis of Tax Directory 2018 based on… Continue reading

KCCI President concerned over sudden rise in law & order incidents – Urges Sindh Govt., LEAs to adopt stringent security measures for maintain peace all over Karachi

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Agha Shahab Ahmed Khan, while expressed deep concerns over sudden rise in law & order incidents in Karachi, urged the Sindh Government, Police and Rangers Authorities to immediately take notice of the worsening law & order situation by adopting stringent security… Continue reading

KCCI fully supports modification of KE’s License, withdrawal of exclusivity on generation, sale & distribution

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry Agha Shahab Ahmed Khan has expressed concerns over K-Electric’s lobbying in the press against the proposed APM by NEPRA in the License No.09/DL/2003 dated July 21, 2003 and putting forth flimsy and untenable arguments against modification of KE’s license to bring an… Continue reading