FPCCI for reducing petroleum levy, taxes to support trade and industry  

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has asked the government to slash the levies and taxes ratio on oil to support the industry and trade, as the government has been charging record high petroleum levy and the GST on petroleum products. FPCCI President Mian Anjum… Continue reading

FPCCI CONDUCTING SURVEY TO IDENTIFY PROBLEMS WITH THE ECONOMY AND TRADE DUE TO COVID-19

Mian Anjum Nisar President FPCCI and Mr. Sheikh Sultan Rehman Vice President FPCCI seeking feedback from Trade and Industry to find problems emerged out due to COVID-19. The FPCCI is trying to identify ways so that it would be able to support the business community effectively during the COVID-19 pandemic…. Continue reading

ASO Preventive expedites anti-smuggling drive

KARACHI: Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) of MCC Preventive Karachi has expedited its efforts against movement and distribution of smuggled goods, as Chief Collector Enforcement South Wasif Memon has instructed tighter control over illicit trade. In recent events, ASO MCC Preventive seized smuggled goods worth Rs2.01 million. Information was passed to the… Continue reading

PTI 100 days: All hat, no cattle

Disappointed with PTI government’s failure in taking any concrete measures in the first 100 days to facilitate industry and increase exports, the business community is left with no option but to adopt ‘wait and see’ approach. An industrialist said textile sector was sailing in trouble waters for some times and… Continue reading