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Quetta Preventive thwarts attempt to smuggle betel nuts worth Rs30m

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team foiled an attempt t smuggle 21,000 kilograms of betel bets from Taftan. According to sources, Collector Preventive Irfan Javed received credible information about smuggling attempt of betel nuts. He directed Deputy Collector Akbar Jan to take necessary measures to thwart any attempt of smuggling. The customs team under the supervision of Inspector Fareed Rind ... Read More »

FBR notifies transfer & postings of 5 PCS officers of BS-19-20

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued notification for transfer and posting of following officers of Pakistan Customs Service (BS-19-20) with immediate effect and until further orders: Mohammad Iqbal Bhawana, Collector Customs Adjudication-II, Karachi in addition to his own duties will also look after the charge of Collector, Collectorate of Customs Adjudication-I, Karachi till the posting of a regular ... Read More »

Quetta Preventive recovers betel nuts worth Rs30m hidden in sacks of onion

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement anti-smuggling squad seized 15000 kilogram of betel nuts worth Rs30 million which was hidden in sacks of onion. Collector Irfan Javed told Customs Today that betel nut mafia is using various tactics for smuggling of betel nuts, adding that a secret information was received that huge quantity of smuggled betel nuts will be smuggled through ... Read More »

Customs collects less revenue in 3rd & 4th quarter of FY2019-20 due to Covid-19 : Collector Seema Bokhari

ISLAMABAD: Collectorate of Customs Collector Seema Raza Bokhari has said that the Collectorate is excepting revenue from telecommunication companies due to roll out of 5G during the first quarter of financial year 2020-21. Talking with Customs Today Seema Raza Bokhari explained reasons for decline of revenue during third (January to March) and fourth quarters (April to June) of financial year ... Read More »

Customs Preventive along with LEAs using all available resources to curb smuggling attempts: Collector Irfan Javed

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Collector Irfan Javed has said that under guidance of Federal Board of Revenue there has been a substantial improvement in the performance of MCC Quetta to curb smuggling activities. Talking with Customs Today Collector Irfan Javed said said that this Collectorate has embarked upon a proactive approach to bring real results, and there has been ... Read More »

Customs Preventive along with LEAs using all available resources to curb smuggling attempts: Collector Irfan Javed

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Collector Irfan Javed has said that under guidance of Federal Board of Revenue there has been a substantial improvement in the performance of MCC Quetta to curb smuggling activities. Talking with Customs Today Collector Irfan Javed said said that this Collectorate has embarked upon a proactive approach to bring real results, and there has been ... Read More »

Appraisement Quetta Customs to stop mis-declarations & underinvoicing, legal trade to be promoted: Collector Waheed Marwat

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement and Facilitation Collector Waheed Marwat said that Customs Taftan Border will be operational with consultation of the business community of Quetta while only legal business should be facilitated. Talking with Customs Today Waheed Marwat said that Quetta Collectorate always promoted and protected legal businesses he appreciated role of QCCI (Quetta Chamber of Commerce and Industry) ... Read More »

Customs Adjudication trying to conclude hearing of cases despite shortage of staff: Collector Adnan Akram

ISLAMABAD: Collector Customs Adjudication Dr. Muhammad Adnan Akram has said that the Collectorate is trying to conclude hearing of pending cases on priority basis despite shortage of staff. Talking with Customs Today during an exclusive interview the Collector said that the Collectorate of Adjudication Islamabad have a very vast jurisdiction covering Customs Collectorate Gilgit Baltistan, Sialkot, Peshawar and Islamabad whereas ... Read More »

Customs ASO seizes foreign currency, NDP vehicles, smart phones from Torkham border

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team deputed at Torkham border have seized more than two lakhs US dollars along with 55 smart phones and two Toyota Vitz cars. Collector Customs Preventive Khalik Ibrahim Yousafani told Customs Today that in an intelligence based operation at Torkham, the Customs staff of MCC E&C (Enforcement and Compliance) Peshawar has seized an amount of ... Read More »

Services rendered by Dr Arslan Subuctageen will be remembered:  FBR chairman

  ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) held farewell party to recognize the outstanding services of Dr Arslan Subuctageen Member Legal and accounting- Customs FBR on his retirement. According to the details, a farewell party was arranged in honor of Member Legal of FBR on his retirement, it was attended by the Chairman FBR Javed Ghani, Member Customs Operations, S.M. ... Read More »

Mis-declaration: Collector Seema Bokhari lodges FIR against M/s Capital Cargo Service

ISLAMABAD: Collectorate of Customs Colector Seema Raza Bokhari has lodged FIR against M/s Capital Cargo Service for misusing M/s Agha Khan Foundation’s name for clearance goods. According to show cause notice issued by the Collector Adjudication Adnan Akram said that the Customs Collectorate has lodged an FIR (first information report) no.19/2020 against M/s Capital Cargo Service customs clearing agent for ... Read More »

Quetta ASO seizes marijuana worth Rs210m near Kolpur check post

QUETTA:  Collectorate of Customs Preventive, Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) team seized 1000 kilogram of foreign origin marijuana worth Rs210 million which was concealed in secret compartments of ten wheeler truck. According to details the Collector Preventive Irfan Javed received a tip-off that some drug smugglers are taking advantage of COVID19 pandemic situation will smuggle large quantities of drugs into the country. ... Read More »

Customs North Region surpasses revenue target of FY2019-20 by 12pc

ISLAMABAD: Customs North Region achieved anti smuggling as well as auction target which was allocated for the financial year 2019-20. According to details the annual revenue target was Rs1330 million whereas the North Region achieved 12 percent more than the target assigned despite the fact that due to lock down and 144 orders the auctions were not regularly held, however ... Read More »

Customs ASO surpasses revenue collection target for FY2019-20: Collector Seema Bokhari

ISLAMABAD: Seema Raza Bokhari Collector Customs Islamabad has said that allocated annual anti-smuggling target for current financial year 2019-20 was Rs1.75 billion which has already achieved with extra amount of Rs2.15 million till May 2020. Talking with Customs Today the Collector said that business activity fully halted due to COVID19, she added that as all the Customs Collectorates of country ... Read More »

Peshawar I&I seizes heroin worth Rs50.9m near Nowshera

PESHAWAR: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) foiled a bid to smuggle huge quantity of foreign origin heroin through G.T. Road. The market value of seized heroin is Rs59 million, while the vehicle of impounded vehicle is Rs0.9 million. Sources told Customs Today that Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Rashid Habib Khan received credible information about smuggling of foreign ... Read More »

All necessary measures being followed at Torkham against COVID-19: Inamullah Wazir

TORKHAM: The Afghan Transit Trade (ATT) Deputy Director Inamullah Wazir said that scanning was the only step left which has now been implemented. Inamullah Wazir is a graduate of University of Sydney Business School and has a degree in International business. He remained posted in Customs Preventive as assistant collector AFU and AC headquarters and anti smuggling. He has also ... Read More »

Padani Customs Station to start operations soon: Waheed Marwat

  QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Collector Abdul Waheed Marwat has said that Pakistan Customs is all set to start a new Customs Station at Padani in Zhob at Pakistan-Afghan border, which would facilitate trade between the two neighbors. Padani station is expected to be started in two months. Sources told that Collector Appraisement Abdul Waheed Marwat held a detailed ... Read More »

Customs ASO seizes 28kg hashish near Motorway Toll Plaza

ISLAMABAD: Collecorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized 28 kilogram of chars and arrested two drug traffickers who belonged to KPK. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Seema Raza Bokhari received credible information about smuggling of narcotics. She immediately directed Assistant Collector Rao Fahd to take necessary measure to foil any attempt of narcotics smuggling. Rao Fahd Assistant Collector constituted ... Read More »

Asif Jah Mehmood critically injured: appeal for blood

ISLAMABAD: Chief Collector Customs North Region Dr. Asif Jah Mehmood got severe injuries in a road accident on Thursday, he is in critical condition. Sources told Customs Today that the chief collector was traveling from Islamabad to Lahore via Motorway, when he reached near Lahore four to five vehicles hit each other while all the vehicles were on speed of ... Read More »

Chief Collector North Asif Jah Mehmood critically injured in road accident on Motorway

ISLAMABAD: Chief Collector Customs North Region Dr. Asif Jah Mehmood got swear injuries in a road accident on Thursday, he is in critical condition. Sources told Customs Today that  Chief Collector was traveling from Islamabad to Lahore via Motorway, when he reached near Lahore, four to five vehicles hit each other while all the vehicles were on speed of 80 ... Read More »