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Collector Saima Aftab to visit Multan Dry Port today

MULTAN: Collector Appraisement & Facilitation Faisalabad will visit Multan Dry Port (today) on 9th September to address issues of importers and exporters. According to details, Collector Appraisement & Facilitation Faisalabad Saima Aftab is visiting Multan Customs and Dry Port to discuss issues of importers. business community. Sources told that Chief Collector Farid Iqbal Qureshi has directed Collector Saima Aftab to ... Read More »

Three officers of Multan Customs relinquish charge after transfer

MULTAN: Three officers of Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance (E&C) relinquished charge of their responsibilities after transfer. According to details, Federal Board of Revenue has recently transferred Deputy Collector Headquarter Amjad Aman from Multan to Karachi. Deputy Collector Amjad Aman was performing responsibilities which are related to administration, Drug Enforcement Cell, refunds, DRRA, budget and accounts. He was also ... Read More »

Multan Customs arrests four suspects involved in smuggling of foreign currency

MULTAN: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and Collectorate of Customs team foiled a bid to smuggle foreign currency and arrested severak passengers at Multan International Airport during joint operation. Sources told Customs Today that Multan Customs Enforcement & Compliance has already enhanced scrutiny at Multan International Airport on the direction of the collector to thwart any attempt of smuggling and money ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes NDP vehicles & goods worth Rs550.14 m in August

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance has seized non-customs paid vehicles and goods worth Rs550.14 million during anti-smuggling actions in August. Sources told Customs Today that Multan Customs has carried out various crackdowns against smuggled goods to curb smuggling in the jurisdiction. Multan customs anti-smuggling staff has thwarted several attempts of smuggling on the basis of credible information. Multan ... Read More »

KPRA reduces sales tax on 29 services

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA) has significantly reduced rates of sales tax from 15 percent to merely two percent on 10 services among dozens other services as part of the tax relief package of the provincial Government to promote business activities and encourage better tax compliance in the province. The Government has issued notifications to this effect by ... Read More »

Customs ASO seizes smuggled skimmed milk worth Rs8.05m near Kot Momin

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Sargodha squad recovered huge quantity of foreign origin skimmed milk powder of Iran origin worth Rs8.05 million near Kot Momin Sargodha. According to details, field intelligence unit (FIU) Sargodha received credible information that huge quantity of skimmed milk powder will be transported through Sargodha to Mandi Bahauddin Region. Collector Muneeza Majeed directed Additional ... Read More »

Quetta Customs foils bid to smuggle goods worth Rs30m near Dalbandeen check post

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive foiled a bid to smuggle huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs30 million near Dalbandeen check post. According to sources, Collector Irfan Javed received credible information about smuggling of goods. He directed Additional Collector Yasir Kalwar to take all necessary measures to thwart any attempt of smuggling. Customs anti-smuggling squad under the supervision of Superintendent ... Read More »

Customs Appraisement to take action against M/s Sunrise Citrus Factory for recovery of Rs3.35m

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Faisalabad has decided to recover due taxes of Rs3.35 million from M/s Sunrise Citrus Factory after scrutiny of record under customs act 1969. According to the details,  Customs Appraisement Faisalabad issued notice to M/s Sunrise Citrus Factory for the submission of record under SRO 450(I)/2001 dated 18-06-2001 but despite several reminders from Collectorate they have ... Read More »

Multan Customs impounds NDP BMW near Lodhran

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) l impounded a non-custom paid BMW vehicle worth Rs5.5m. Sources told that ASO received information that a foreign origin vehicle parked in a ghee mill situated in Lodhran. Customs teams decided to raid the ghee mill to impounded non-duty vehicle. Multan Customs Anti-smuggling Organization raided the ghee mill and recovered a non-duty paid ... Read More »

Quetta Customs, FC recover contraband goods worth Rs300m in joint operation

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive in a joint operation with FC recovered huge quantity of smuggled goods including betel but, gutka and cigarettes worth Rs300 million near Afghan border Sarlat area. According to sources, anti-smuggling operations are being conucted across country on directions of Member Customs Operation Tariq Huda. Chief Collector Baluchistan Dr. Saifuddin Jonejo, Collector Preventive Irfan Javed directed ... Read More »

Multan Adjudication concluding hearing of seizure cases & avoiding unnecessary delays: Deputy Collector Moeed Kanjoo

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Multan Camp Office is delivering speedy justice through concluding seizure cases despite Covid-19 and facilitating them as per law. This was stated by Deputy Collector Customs Adjudication Abdul Mueed Kanjoo while talking with Customs Today other day. He stated that global pandemic Covid-19 has affected regular hearing of seizure cases in Customs Adjudication due to ... Read More »

KP govt announces financial package for IT companies

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB) has announced a financial relief package for business process outsourcing (BPOs) by waiving three-month expenditures of companies hit by the pandemic crisis. The board has laid out a relief package to waive the rental charges incurred by the outsourcing firms, in over three months. It noted that the IT companies have suffered huge ... Read More »

Collector Irfan Javed distributes certificates among inspectors for foiling smuggling attempts

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Collector Irfan Javed distributed honorary certificates among inspectors for foiling smuggling attempt of betel nuts worth Rs37 million. Addressing participants on the occasion, the Collector said that the Collectorate pays tribute and appreciation to customs Inspector Ahmad Nawaz Zahri deputed at Lakpass check post and Inspector Shahnawaz Akhtar posted at Darakashan  check post for their ... Read More »

Multan Customs cancels monthly auction of vehicles & goods

  MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance (E& C) cancelled monthly auction of confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods at last moment. According to details, Customs E&C announced to conduct auction of confiscated vehicles and goods on August 27. Multan Customs cancelled auction after facing various issues. All arrangement of auction was almost finalized but Customs Collectorate decided to postpone ... Read More »

Muzaffargarh dry port will become as part of ML-I & CPEC project: Farid Iqbal Qureshi

MULTAN: Muzaffargarh Dry port terminal will be declared as part of ML-I and CPEC project so that it could be completed at the earliest soon and Business Community of South Punjab could get benefit properly from this game changer project. It was stated by Chief Collector Appraisement Fareed Iqbal Qureshi at luncheon hosted by local exporters, importers, officers of Customs ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs seizes smuggled goods, vehicles worth Rs327m

PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs has seized goods and vehicles worth Rs327 million during the past three weeks, Spokesperson Federal board of Revenue (FBR) said Wednesday. In a tweet, the spokesperson said that the customs also auctioned goods worth Rs28 million during the period. The seized items include 11 non-duty paid (NDP) vehicles worth Rs28.2 million and 19 offending vehicles/conveyance worth ... Read More »

Multan Customs & ASF recovers bullets from Sharjah bound passenger

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs team deputed at Multan International Airport with coordination of Airport Security Force recovered bullets from a Sharjah-bound passenger. Sources told Customs Today that during the checking of luggage of the Sharjah-bound female passenger, Zainab Bibi six bullets were found from her possession. Multan Customs staff recovered six bullets at the time of scanning of luggage and ... Read More »

Multan Customs impounds bitumen worth Rs30m from Muzaffarabad Road

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance (E& C) Anti-Smuggling Organization has detained huge quantity of smuggled bitumen loaded on two trawlers from Muzaffarabad Road. Sources told Customs Today that credible information f that huge quantity of smuggled bitumen was transported from Multan region. Deputy Collector Amjad Aman was directed by Collector Muneeza Majeed to take strict action against said ... Read More »

Multan Customs E&C seizes NDP glassware worth Rs24m near Sher Shah

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance seized non-customs paid foreign origin glassware during operation near Sher Shah Bypass. Sources told Customs Today that Anti-Smuggling Organization received credible information that suspected Nissan trailer loaded with smuggled glassware will reach Multan. Deputy Collector Amjad Aman formed special anti-smuggling under the supervision of Inspector Muhammad Saleems to intercept smuggled glassware. Anti-smuggling squad ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes betel nuts worth Rs47.2m from Sahiwal

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance Multan and Sahiwal seized huge quantity of betel nuts worth Rs47.3 million. According to details, Additional Collector Syed Ali Abbas Gardezi received reliable information that huge quantity of contraband items were dumped in Sahiwal. He directed anti-smuggling squad to enhance patrolling to recover smuggled goods. Anti-Smuggling Organization Multan and Sahiwal formed special joint ... Read More »