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Member Customs Jawwad Agha to visit Kartarpur Corridor on Oct 22

LAHORE: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Member Customs Operations Dr. Jawwad Uwais Agha is scheduled to arrive in Lahore on Sunday. Sources told Customs Today that during his visit Member Customs Operations will preside over performance evaluation meeting with chief collectors of (enforcement and appraisement) and collectors of Central Region Customs House, Lahore. He will also review revenue collection measures ... Read More »

Customs ASO impounds NDP Prado near Shadman Market

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) impounded one non-duty paid Prado jeep from Shadman area. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ahmad Rauf received information that some non-duty paid vehicles are being driven in the area. After receiving information he constituted a anti-smuggling squad under the supervision of Additional Collector Muhammad Ashfaq which also comprises Deputy Collector Hassan ... Read More »

Customs Preventive recovers 80 tons iron bars from Bund Road

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team recovered huge quantity of non-duty paid Iranian origin smuggled iron bards from a godown located near Bund Road. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ahmad Rauf received credible information that huge quantity of iron bards of foreign origin dumped in a godown near Ring Road. He directed Deputy Collector Muhammad Ashfaq, Hassan Fareed to ... Read More »

NAB Court rejects acquittal petitions of Khawaja Saad, Salman Rafique

LAHORE: An accountability court in Lahore on Wednesday rejected acquittal applications of former railways minister Khawaja Saad Rafique and his brother former provincial minister Khawaja Salman Rafique in the Paragon City scam. Judge Jawadul Hassan had on Monday reserved the verdict on the applications after advocates Ashtar Ausaf Ali and Amjad Pervaiz concluded their arguments on behalf of the petitioners ... Read More »

Punjab attains 44pc revenue collection growth during 1Q

LAHORE: Punjab’s tax collection registered a 44% growth to Rs77 billion in first quarter of the ongoing fiscal year compared to the corresponding period of previous year, despite tough conditions of the federal government for the provinces to get a share in the federal divisible pool of resources. Punjab Finance Minister Makhdoom Hashim Jawan Bakht disclosed this at a review ... Read More »

NAB grills Nawaz in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case

LAHORE: A combined investigation team of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Tuesday interrogated the incarcerated former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. Sharif is currently in Bureau’s custody on a 14-day physical, which started on Oct 11, remand over charges of massive money laundering. The team questioned Sharif for the alleged money laundering of Rs410 million ... Read More »

LHC seeks details of decision regarding abolishment of Lahore & Karachi directorates of Customs

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Attorney General of Pakistan and Customs’ (Operations) Member to explain the decision regarding abolishment of Lahore and Karachi directorates of Customs Internal Audit. The petitioner, Directorate of Internal Audit (Customs) Director Dr Akhtar Hussain, on Monday requested the court to strike down the impugned SRO 1114(I)/2019 ... Read More »

Chinese M/s Meishang Int’l Group Investment Holding Company to invest in Punjab housing sector

LAHORE: A delegation of Meishang International Group Investment Holding Limited of China led by its Chairman Prof. Guo Rongzong called on the Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar here at CM Office on Friday and showed a keen interest in investment in the housing sector of Punjab. Prof. Guo Rongzong showed interest in investing in the construction of low-cost houses ... Read More »

Paragon Housing case: NAB court reserves verdict on Khawaja brothers’ acquittal pleas

LAHORE:  Accountability court on Monday has reserved verdict on acquittal pleas of former Railway Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique and ex-Punjab Health Minister Khawaja Salman Rafique till October 16 in Paragon Housing Society reference. During the proceedings, the court has directed to present the accused in next hearing. On September 3, accountability court had indicted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and ... Read More »

FBR sacks senior auditor for availing plea bargain benefit

LAHORE: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has imposed major penalty of ‘dismissal from service’ upon a senior auditor for availing plea bargain benefit in corruption case. The FBR on Saturday said that Kashif Naseer, Senior Auditor, BS-16 posted at Corporate Regional Tax Office, Lahore had availed the benefits of plea bargain in terms of section 25(b) of National Accountability ... Read More »

Customs Preventive recovers NDP cloth worth Rs30m from Misri Shah

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive anti-smuggling squad recovered huge quantity of non-duty paid cloth dumped in a godown located in Misri Shah. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ahmad Rauf received credible information that huge quantity of non-duty paid cloth is dumped in godown. He directed Additional Collector Mohammad Ishfaq and Deputy Collector Hassan Farid to take action against non-duty ... Read More »

Nawaz Sharif handed over to NAB on 14-day physical remand

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was handed over to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday on 14-day physical remand in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. Strict security measures have been put in place, with routes leading to the accountability court being closed ahead of the PML-N leader’s appearance. Upon the appearance of Nawaz in court, the court was ... Read More »

Collector Appraisement Amjadur Rehman transfers nine employees

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Collector Amjad-ur-Rehman issued order for transfer and posting of nine employees with immediate effect and until further orders: Details are as under:- Upper Division Clerk Mohammad Saleem Iqbal Manj is transferred from CFS (NLC) dryport to LDP (FTO Law Branch). Upper Division clerk Ms. Kanwal Naz wife of Atif Mahmood (late) is transferred from LDP ... Read More »

Collector Preventive Ahmad Rauf transfers superintendents, appraisers & inspectors

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Collector Ahmad Rauf undertaken large scale posting and transfers 36 officials which includes superintendents, appraisers and inspectors with immediate effect and until further orders:-   Read More »

Chaudhry Mills case: NAB court extends Maryam, Yousaf’s judicial remand for 14 days

LAHORE: Accountability court on Wednesday has extended judicial remand of Maryam Nawaz and managing director at Sharif Group of Industries and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s nephew Yousaf Abbas for 14 days in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. During the hearing headed by duty judge Jawad-ul-Hassan, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) requested to extend judicial remand of Maryam Nawaz and Yousaf Abbas. ... Read More »

ANF court extends Rana Sanaullah’s judicial remand till Oct 18

LAHORE: An anti-narcotics court in Lahore on Wednesday extended the judicial remand of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Punjab President Rana Sanaullah till October 18 in a heroin smuggling case. The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) submitted a petition in the court to indict Sanaullah and his accomplices in the said case. To which, the court issued a notice to defense counsel and ... Read More »

Customs Preventive recovers smuggled goods from two trucks

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team foiled bid to smuggle huge quantity of non-duty paid good and cloth from two trucks. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ahmad Rauf received credible information that huge quantity of non-duty paid goods will be smuggled to Lahore from different locations. He immediately directed Additional Collector Muhammad Ashfaq and Deputy Collector Hassan Farid to ... Read More »

Customs I&I to hold auction of 12 non-duty paid vehicles on Oct 15

ISLAMABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation announced auction of vehicles to be held on October 15, 2019 at State Warehouse of the directorate. According to the details 12 non-duty paid vehicles will be offered for bidding. Details are as under:- BMW Car 745i, Model 2003, Chassis No. WBAGL22000DP38322, Honda Accord Car CL-9, Model 2002, Chassis No. CL9-1000417, Toyota Mark-X ... Read More »

PTCL, LDA sign MoU for beautification of underpasses in Lahore

LAHORE: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Lahore Development Authority (LDA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the beautification and renovation of 19 underpasses in Lahore under the Prime Minister’s vision. The MoU was signed by Muhammad Usman Moazzam, Director General, LDA and Syed Mazhar Hussain, Chief Human Resource Officer, PTCL, at the office of the Chief Minister in ... Read More »

NAB to grill Shehbaz Sharif at his residence tomorrow

LAHORE: A combined investigation team (CIT) of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore on October 8 will interrogate Opposition Leader in the National Assembly (NA) Shahbaz Sharif at his residence in the Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) scam and income beyond means investigation. According to sources familiar with the matter, Sharif has been informed by the accountability watchdog and a ... Read More »