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Customs JIAP foils attempt to smuggling heroin worth Rs5.5m

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs staff of Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) posted at International Departure has apprehended accused along with narcotics. According to the details, on the tip of Deputy Collector Customs Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) Tuseef Aman Gorchani, the staff posted at International Departure boosted up the surveillance during which one passenger was intercepted on suspicion. The ... Read More »

GB Customs torches several tons of prohibited goods

GILGIT BALTISTAN: Collectorate of Customs Gilgit-Baltistan has bulldozed several tons of smuggled and prohibited goods worth millions of rupees in the international market. According to the details, on the directive of the higher authorities Gilgit Customs staff has bulldozed several tons of smuggled and prohibited goods including mobile phones, batteries, TVs, remote control, liquor as well as other electrical instruments. ... Read More »

Steps being taken to avoid wrong use of Afgan Transit Trade: FBR chairman

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi has said that steps are being taken to improve economy in this regards measures have also been decided for the finance act. According to the details, addressing to the participants of the event held at the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Pakistan, the Chairman o said that zero rated facility has ... Read More »

Pak, US facing similar challenges along land borders: Chief Collector Wasif Memon

KARACHI: Chief Collector of Customs Enforcement (South) Dr Wasif Ali Memon has said that US and Pakistan law enforcement agencies face peculiar and similar challenges along their land borders during a training session held at DGTR (Customs), Karachi According to the details, two weeks training from 11th November to 22nd November 22, 2019 on “Customs Enforcement” was organized by Directorate ... Read More »

Goods to be assessed as per normal market practice:  Member Customs Operations Jawwad Agha

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Member Customs Operations Jawwad Uwais Agha has said that Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has achieved a milestone by discarding obsolete system of measuring the goods on weight basis and now the goods would be assessed to duty as per their normal market practices. According to the details, a seminar on ‘Rationalization of Units ... Read More »

Customs foils bid to smuggle crystal meth worth Rs70m at JIAP

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs staff deputed at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) international departure lounge has apprehended accused along with narcotics. According to the details, on a tip-off by higher authorities, staff of customs boosted up the surveillance during which a passenger was intercepted on suspicion. The staff of the customs inquired him regarding the travel documents as well as conducted ... Read More »

Customs JIAP foils bid to smuggle non-duty paid electronics items

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs team deputed at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) thwarted an attempt to smuggle electronic items in huge quantity. According to the details, on the tip-off by higher authorities, Deputy Collector Customs Tauseef Ahmed Gorchani directed to beef up the surveillance and security over the information of smuggling of electronic items. During the surveillance, the staff of the ... Read More »

Quetta Customs confiscates smuggled cigarettes worth Rs10m near Pashin

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive busted huge quantity of smuggled goods worth millions of rupees in a successful raid. According to the details, Collector Preventive Iftikhar Ahmad received credible information about smuggling attempt, a team of Pakistan Customs Preventive was constituted to conduct a raid on smuggling of goods in the market through land route of the bordering area. The ... Read More »

Gwadar Customs foils bid to smuggle narcotics near Jewani

GWADAR: Collectorate of Customs team apprehended huge quantity of smuggled narcotics worth millions of rupees after a successful raid near Jewani. According to the details, on the tip of higher authority the Deputy Collector of the Customs Collectorate Gwadar Ahsanullah Shah constituted a team of customs officers and staff to conduct a raid over the received information. The team of ... Read More »

Customs Port Qasim collects 3pc higher revenue against assigned target

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Port Muhammad Bin Qasim (PMQA) collected additional revenue during the month of August 2019. According to the details, Customs Collectorate Port Muhammad Bin Qasim (PMQA) has achieved its total revenue target for the month of August, 2019, the total collection for the month August of 2019 stood at Rs55.914 billion of rupees against the monthly target ... Read More »

Customs Preventive foils smuggling attempt at JIAP

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team deputed Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) foils smuggling attempt at International Departures. According to the details, on the tip of higher authority the staff deputed at the Collectorate Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) on suspicion intercepted two passengers at International Departure and inquired about the travel documents whereas conducted complete search of the luggage. During the ... Read More »

China gifts 3 cargo scanning machines to Customs JIAP

KARACHI: Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China hands over cargo scanning machines to Model Customs Collectorate Jinnah International Airport (JIAP). According to the details, the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China handed over three Cargo Scanning Machines to the Customs Collectorate (MCC) Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) Karachi. These machines are given as gift by the Chinese ... Read More »

Customs JIAP foils bid to smuggle narcotics

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team deputed at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) apprehended accused along with narcotics. According to the details, on the tip-off by higher authorities, staff of customs JIAP posted at International Departure beefed up the surveillance during which a passenger was intercepted on suspicion. The customs team inquired regarding the travel documents and conducted checking of the ... Read More »

Pakistan Customs to deploy teams on 7 bordering areas to curb money laundering, smuggling

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has now spread its security blanket to the bordering areas of the country to root out the menace of money laundering. According to the details, the operations wing of the Pakistan Customs has constituted seven teams which will be deployed on the exit and entry points of the bordering areas of the country to stop the leakage ... Read More »

Appraisement East thwarts mis-declaration attempt

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement East thwarted an attempt to evade customs duty and taxes though mis-declaration worth millions of rupees. According to the details, the Collectorate foiled an attempt to evade duty and taxes through mis-declaring cold steel sheets but actually importing electro-light tin plates, inflicting millions of rupees loss on the country. The media officer of Customs Preventive ... Read More »

Appraisement West thwarts tax evasion attempt at KICT

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement West in a successful raid foiled a bid to evade duty and taxes worth millions of rupees at Karachi International Container Terminal (KICT). According to the details, on the tip-off by higher authorities, the team pf Appraisement West intercepted a TP container at KICT and examined the legal documents. The said TP container was destined for ... Read More »

Quetta Customs confiscates smuggled goods near Sirana

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive confiscated huge quantity of smuggled goods worth millions of rupees in a successful raid in Quetta. According to the details, reacting over authentic information provided by the Chief Collector Customs Dr Zulfiqar Ali Chaudhary, a team of Customs Preventive was constituted to conduct a raid in the areas of Sirana in Quetta against smuggling of ... Read More »

Customs JIAP seizes prohibited medicines worth Rs3.2m

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs team deputed at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) has apprehended an accused along with prohibited medicine worth millions of rupees. Sources told Customs Today that on the tip-off by higher authorities, staff of Customs posted at Arrival Hall enhanced checking and surveillance during which a passenger namely Mirza Waseem Baig was intercepted on suspicion. The customs team ... Read More »

Customs I&I recovers liqour in raid at DHA

KARACHI: Directorate of Custom Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Anti -Smuggling Organization (ASO) has busted huge quantity of liqour worth millions of rupees. According to the details, not only at the check posts and several routes of smuggling connected with the bordering officers of the Custom Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) are alert and vigilant with in the ... Read More »

Customs seizes Indian origin consignment of expire white sugar

KARACHI: Customs Directorate General of Afghan Transit Trade has seized a huge number of Indian origin consignments mis-declared as ‘white sugar’ destined to be consumed in Afghanistan. Sources told Customs Today that after confirmation through laboratory tests, the sugar is found to be “unfit for human consumption. So far 4472 Metric tons in 172 containers out of 258 containers have ... Read More »