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Chief Collector Zeba Hai visits Multan Preventive to discuss future strategy against smuggling

  MULTAN: Chief Collector of Customs (Central-Enforcement) Zeba Hai Azhar visited Multan Customs Preventive to discuss future strategy against to eradicate the menace of smuggling from the region. According to details, Chief Collector Zeba Hai Azhar paid her first visit to Multan Customs after becoming Chief Collector of Customs (Central-Enforcement). Chief Collector Zeba Hai Azhar presided over an important meeting ... Read More »

Peshawar I&I seizes 22kg hashish, 24kg hafnium, vehicle worth Rs53m

PESHAWAR: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation seized 22 kilograms of foreign origin charas and 24 kilogram of hafnium along with Hona Civic worth Rs53 million. Sources of I&I told Customs Today that on direction of Director Rashid Habib, the campaign against smuggling of narcotics is on full swing. An information was received to the effect that a sizeable quantity of ... Read More »

PM Imran inaugurates 24/7 Torkham border crossing

TORKHAM: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday formally inaugurated the opening of the Torkham border crossing for 24 hours. The premier was accompanied by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan as he inaugurated the Integrated Transit Trade Management System. The prime minister will also inaugurate Pak-Afghan Friendship Hospital at Torkham, reported Radio Pakistan, adding ... Read More »

Quetta Customs impounds smuggled goods worth Rs3m during two operations

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs recovered huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs30 million during two separate operations. Sources told that Customs staff deputed at Darakshan Check Post signaled a truck to stop but the driver fled away. However, the Customs staff caught the truck and recovered 10 tons of betel nut concealed under fresh apples. In another operations, Customs Quetta ... Read More »

Ceremony to open Torkham border round-the-clock today

PESHAWAR : The launching ceremony to open Pak-Afghan border at Torkham round-the-clock will be held today (Wednesday). According to details, all preparations have been completed to open Pak-Afghan border while Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan will be the chief guest on the occasion. The Torkham border in Khyber district is open twenty-four hours on trial basis since 2nd of this ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes foreign origin ceramic tiles worth Rs3.5m from DG Khan

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Anti-Smuggling Organization seized huge quantity of foreign origin ceramic tiles worth Rs3.5 millions in their action. According to details, Deputy Collector Saqib-ur-Rehman Warraich received credible information from his source that a truck loaded with imported ceramic tiles will transport huge quantity of ceramic tiles in Multan which was coming through Dera Ghazi Khan Region. Deputy ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes dry milk powder from Sadiqabad

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized 2500 kilogram foreign origin consignment of dry milk powder loaded on a truck from Sadiqabad region. Sources told Customs Today that the Collectorate received reliable information from the source that huge quantity of non-duty paid dry milk powder (skimmed milk) will be transported through Sadiqabad region. Deputy Collector Saqib-ur-Rehman Warraich formed special ... Read More »

Collector Appraisement Saima Shehzad for facilitating importers, exporters at Multan Dry Port

    MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Collector Saima Shehzad held an important meeting to discuss the import and export clearance procedure of Multan Dry Port. During the meeting, Assistant Collector Multan Dry Port Beenish Rasheed, Assistant Collector Multan International Airport and General Manager Multan Dry Port Trust Col (r) Awais Butt were also present. Collector Saima Shehzad directed Assistant ... Read More »

Hyderabad Customs to hold auction of diesel oil, heavy motor cycles at Sukkur tomorrow

HYDERABAD: Collectorate of Customs has announced auction of confiscated high speed diesel oil and heavy motor cycles on September 17, 2019 lying at State Ware House, Sukkur. The customs authorities announced to auction of 250,280 liters confiscated high speed diesel oil, which is available in 15 different lots. The authorities also announced the auction of following heavy motor cycles and ... Read More »

Torkham terminal to start operations from next week

ISLAMABAD: The National Logis­tics Cell (NLC) and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to start round-the-clock trans-border trade with Afghanistan through Torkham border terminal starting next week, according to media. NLC said in a statement that the development includes significant benefits for landlocked Afghanistan as it would drastically reduce its dependency on other countries. Bilateral trade between Pakistan and Afghanistan stands at ... Read More »

Hyderabad Customs generates Rs652.947m: Khalid Hussain Jamali

HYDERABAD: Customs Collectorate (MCC) generated Rs 652.947 million customs duties and taxes during month of August 2019. Sources told Customs Today that the department collected Rs224.473 million of customs duty, Rs393.973 million as sales tax and Rs 34.501 million as withholding tax (WHT) during the above-mentioned period. The MCC Hyderabad collected Rs 652.947 million during the month of August 2019 ... Read More »

Multan Adjudication decides 79 seizure cases worth Rs106.067m

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Multan Camp Office decided 79 seizure cases worth Rs106.067 million during August 2019. According to details, Deputy Collector has settled 20 seizure cases of worth Rs8.917 million during the month of August after the completion of proceedings of the cases in Customs Adjudication. As many as 35 fresh seizure cases of worth Rs18.515 million were ... Read More »

Govt to set up 500MW solar power plant in Balochistan

QUETTA: Power Division Minister Umar Ayub Khan has said that a 500-megawatt solar power plant would be set up in Balochistan with the cooperation of Saudi Arabia, adding that 26,000MW electricity would be distributed in the system from next year. Addressing a ceremony in the National Electric Power Regularity Authority on Monday, the minister stated that Pakistan spends an exorbitant ... Read More »

PM visit to Torkham delayed at last minute will now take place on Sept 18

LANDI KOTAL: Prime Minister Imran Khan postponed the visit to Torkham border at the last minute on Friday night. The visit scheduled for today (Saturday) was meant to formally inaugurate the round-the-clock functioning of the Pak-Afghan border crossing. It will now take place on Sept 18. Officials told media that the visit was postponed due to the premier’s hectic schedule ... Read More »

PM Imran to inaugurate Torkham border crossing today

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Imran Khan will officially inaugurate the round-the-clock opening of the border crossing at Torkham between Pakistan and Afghanistan. The spokesperson of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, Ajmal Wazir Khan, told media that the PM will inaugurate the Torkham crossing today (Saturday). He said the opening of the Pak-Afghan border will promote bilateral trade and economic activities between the countries. ... Read More »

PM to inaugurate Torkham border crossing tomorrow

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Imran Khan will officially inaugurate the round-the-clock opening of the border crossing at Torkham between Pakistan and Afghanistan. The spokesperson of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, Imran Khan inaugurate the Torkham crossing tomorrow (Saturday). He said the opening of the Pak-Afghan border will promote bilateral trade and economic activities between the countries. The border has been opened on trial ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes huge quantity of almonds, truck

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized huge quantity of foreign origin consignment of almond loaded on a truck from Sher Shah Bypass. Sources told Customs Today that collector Preventive received credible information from the source that huge quantity of almond will be transported through Dera Ghazi Khan Region .Deputy Collector Saqib-ur-Rehman Warraich formed special team of Anti-Smuggling Organization ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes smuggled coconut worth Rs5m

FAISALABAD: The Anti Smuggling Organiation (ASO) team during an ongoing anti-smuggling drive initiated on directions of Member Customs (Operations) Jawwad Awais Agha raided a godown at Jhang road Faisalabad and recovered a huge quantity of foreign origin coconut 440 bags Indian origin worth Rs 5 million, involving customs duty and taxes to the tune of Rs 3.5 million. According to details, ... Read More »

Multan Customs ASO seizes huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs133.18m

MULTAN:  Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization seized huge quantity of smuggled miscellaneous goods and vehicles of worth Rs133.18 million during successful crackdown against non-duty paid items in August 2019-20. Collector Multan Customs Ambreen Ahmad Tarar has stepped up crackdown against smuggled goods under the special directions of Chief Collector Centre Region Zeba Hai Azhar to curtail smuggling in the South ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU seizes merchandise items worth Rs5.3m

FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation detained huge quantity of foreign origin general merchandise goods worth Rs2.9 million near Jhal Chakian. Sources told Customs Today, Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat received information from an informer that huge quantity of foreign origin smuggled and non-customs paid goods will be smuggled through jurisdiction. Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat informed his field ... Read More »