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Customs Port Qasim busts dual use precursor Acetic Anhydride worth $1.5m

KARACHI: The  Customs Collectorate Appraisement Port Muhammad Bin Qasim (PQA) seizes 15,520 liter of dual use precursor Acetic Anhydride, a main ingredient for preparing narcotics substances, especially heroin. According to the details, during the discreet monitoring of the import data, a suspicious consignment comprising a container 1×20 said to contain item having a vague description of “ summer fluid” shipped ... Read More »

Customs ASO foils bid to smuggle narcotics worth Rs 50m

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs Preventive Anti -Smuggling Organization (ASO) has foiled a bid to smuggle a huge quantity of narcotics worth millions of rupees. According to the details, a team was constituted to bust the smuggled narcotics being carried through a passenger bus. Source informed Customs Today that the ASO Preventive team beefed up surveillance and started checking very passenger bus ... Read More »

Pakistan Customs celebrates ICD 2018 with great zeal

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs celebrated International Customs Day (ICD) 2018 with great zeal for which a grand ceremony was held at Old Customs house, Eduljee Dinshaw Road Karachi. According to the details, the International Customs Day (ICD) a ceremony was arranged by the Pakistan Customs which started with the flag hosting. The chief guest of the event Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair ... Read More »

All set to mark International Customs Day today, Governor Sindh Zubair to grace event

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs has finalized all the preparation to mark International Customs Day (ICD) 2018 today at Old Customs House. According to the details, Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair will be the chief guest at the mega event “International Customs Day 2018”. A grand ceremony is scheduled at Old Customs House, Eduljee Dinshaw Road Karachi followed by the destruction ceremony ... Read More »

FTO assures to resolves problems of exporters

KARACHI: Federal Tax Ombudsman Mushtaq Ahmad Sukhera has said that resolving the tax matters of exporters shall be a service to the nation, on all important matters input of exporters who are earning valuable foreign exchange for the country which is much needed to narrow the trade deficit. Addressing the prominent personalities in PHMA office, FTO said that declining trend ... Read More »

Preparation underway to mark International Customs Day 2018 on Jan 26

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs has started preparation to mark International Customs Day (ICD) 2018 here on 26th January at Old Customs House, Eduljee Dinshaw Road Karachi. According to the details, the Pakistan Custom will mark 26th January as International Customs Day and for this purpose a grand ceremony will be held at Old Customs House, which will be started after ... Read More »

Customs ASO starts probe into smuggled diesel worth millions of rupees

KARACHI: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Anti- Smuggling Organization (ASO) has taken the custody of the smuggled high speed Diesel worth millions of rupees. According to the details, Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Anti-Smuggling Organization has registered a case against a culprit named Muhammad Haleem who is involved in the smuggling. Source informed Customs Today that the Mouchko police ... Read More »

Appraisement West foils attempt to smuggle mobile phones, tablets worth Rs 440m

KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate Appraisement West has foiled an attempt to clear electronic items worth Rs 440m from Al-Hamd International Container Terminal (AICT). Sources told Customs Today that mobile phones, tablets and batteries were imported against three bills of ladings in the garb of refrigerator parts, dyes and garments. The team of the Appraisement West received information that M/s Rana ... Read More »

Customs Preventive foils bid to smuggle 2.4kg of Amphetamine to SA

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs has recovered huge quantity of high quality amphetamine powder  from the possession of a passenger during checking at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) Karachi. According to the details, the staff of the Pakistan Customs Preventive deputed at the departure of Jinnah International Airport (JIAP), after getting a tip-off intercepted a passenger named Imtiyaz Ali and asked him ... Read More »

Strict surveillance of Customs Preventive lowers smuggling at JIAP

KARACHI: The Collectorate of Customs Preventive has shown tremendous performance by foiling several attempts of smuggling during the last four month. According to sources, the Pakistan Customs Preventive foiled several attempts of smuggling of gold, drugs and foreign currency at the arrival and departure lounges of Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) As per the data shared by sources, the Custom Preventive ... Read More »

Customs Preventive gets technology to scan passengers luggage with 100pc accuracy

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs has successfully set up a control room at the Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) to curb smuggling as well as money laundering. According to the details, the Customs authorities have now been able to scan hundred percent luggage as well as passengers scrutiny by using latest technology to prevent any kind of smuggling and money laundering through ... Read More »

Custom Preventive foils bid to smuggle gold, mobile phones worth millions of rupees

KARACHI: Collectorate of Customs Preventive has foiled a bid to smuggle gold and cellular phones worth millions of rupees at the arrival section of the Jinnah International Airport (JIAP). Sources told Customs Today that Collector Preventive Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad received information regarding the smuggling of gold and cellular phones worth millions of rupees through a passenger coming from Dubai. A ... Read More »

Customs Preventive foils bid to smuggle goods worth millions of rupees from Korangi Industrial Area

KARACHI: Customs Collectorate of Preventive foiled bids to smuggle goods worth millions of rupees as the suspects misused tax and duty exemptions available to diplomats and privileged personalities. Addressing a press conference, Collector Customs Preventive Dr Iftikhar Ahmed said that 15,130 mobile phones and tablets; 8,296 auto parts and headlights; 300 refrigeration gas cylinders; 37 cartons of refrigeration coils as ... Read More »

Chairman FBR Pasha urges KCCI to submit proposals for budget 2018-19

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Tariq Mehmood Pasha has urged the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) to come up with proposals for the country’s annual budget 2018-19. Addressing the KCCI members, the chairman said that the businessman community was playing vital role in the development and economic growth of the country. However, he said that tax ... Read More »

ASO Preventive foils bid to smuggle charas through Daewoo Express

KARACHI: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has foiled a bid to smuggle a huge quantity of charas through a Daweoo passenger bus. According to the details, the ASO, Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Preventive, started the checking of the passenger buses at the Mochko point. During the strict surveillance, the staff intercepted a bus coming from Quetta and searched it completely. While ... Read More »

Custom Preventive foils bid to smuggled 3kg gold worth millions of rupees

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs Preventive has foiled a bid to smuggle huge quantity of gold worth million of rupees at the arrival of the Jinnah International Airport (JIAP). According to the details, the higher authority received an authentic information regarding the smuggling of huge quantity of Gold worth millions of rupees through passenger coming from Dubai. A team was constituted and ... Read More »

FBR records 25pc growth in tax collection during November:  Member IR Khawaja Tanveer

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Member Inland Revenue (Operations) Khawaja Tanveer Ahmad has said that all the legitimate matters of exporters in the hands of the organization shall be resolved on priority basis. The Member Inland Revenue (Operations) FBR visited Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association. He was accompanied by Chief Commissioner LTU Karachi Seema Shakeel, Chief Commissioner Corporate ... Read More »

Customs seizes contraband items worth million of rupees

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has beefed up its surveillance to curb smuggling through sea and airports as well as through different land routes of the country. According to details, the Pakistan Customs and Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP), in a combined operations with other law enforcement agencies, raided various places to stop trafficking of purported spurious drugs and contraband items. ... Read More »

FBR Chairman Pasha to review reports of mega smuggling cases soon

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Tariq Mehmood Pasha has directed all the chief collectors and Directorate General Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) to submit all the information of the mega seizures in the future, sources said. Again, all the chief collectors and Directorate General Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) have instructed the officials concerned to compile the data ... Read More »

Customs Intelligence deepens investigation in Q-Mobile smuggling case

KARACHI: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) has deepened the investigations against M/s Digicom Company (Q-Mobile) after thousands of cellular phone smuggling case surfaced. According to the source, Director of the Directorate General of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Karachi Sameena Tasleem Zehra has directed the team pursuing the case against the smuggling of several thousands cellular phones to be ... Read More »