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Multan Dry Port collects Rs5379.602m during two months of FY2019-20

MULTAN: Dry Port Multan collected revenue of Rs5379.602 million during first two months of current economic year 2019-20. According to details, Multan Dry Port Jurisdiction has been changed after the formation of Collectorate of Appraisement Faisalabad and Multan Dry Port was working under the jurisdiction of Collectorate of Appraisement Faisalabad. Multan Dry Port was working under Multan Collectorate before the ... Read More »

Multan Customs foils bid to smuggle foreign currency

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs team foiled a bid to smuggle foreign currency and arrested a couple at Multan International Airport during joint operation with Anti-Narcotics force. Sources told Customs Today that Assistant Collector Ahmad Zaheer already enhanced scrutiny at Multan International Airport on the direction of the collector to thwart any attempt of smuggling and money laundering. Customs Appraisement has ... Read More »

Gwadar Customs foils bid to smuggle narcotics near Jewani

GWADAR: Collectorate of Customs team apprehended huge quantity of smuggled narcotics worth millions of rupees after a successful raid near Jewani. According to the details, on the tip of higher authority the Deputy Collector of the Customs Collectorate Gwadar Ahsanullah Shah constituted a team of customs officers and staff to conduct a raid over the received information. The team of ... Read More »

Pak-Afghan border to remain open for trade around the clock

PESHAWAR: Pak-Afghan border crossing point at Torkham in Khyber district will now remain open for trade and business activities around the clock, Radio Pakistan reported. Under the directive of Prime Minister Imran Khan, all necessary arrangements have been made to facilitate businessmen for enhancing trade between the two neighbouring countries. It was earlier reported in July that Pak-Afghan border at ... Read More »

Quetta Preventive impounds Hino truck loaded with smuggled goods worth Rs10m

QUETTA: Collector Customs Preventive Iftikhar Ahmad has said that ASO squad seized 2000 welding rods along with betel nuts worth of Rs10 million. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Preventive got a secret information that a huge quantity of smuggled items will be attempt to smuggled via jurisdiction of Drakshan, he added that after getting said information it was pass ... Read More »

Gwadar Customs foils bid to smuggle Indian gutka & vehicle worth Rs2m

GWADAR: The Customs staff Khurkhera seized Indian origin smuggled gutka along with offending vehicle worth Rs 2 million. According to details the mobile squad Khurkhera during routine checking stopped a car Toyota Corolla with bearing registration No.AFY-270 which was coming from Quetta towards Karachi. The said vehicle was signaled to stop but instead of stopping the driver of the vehicle ... Read More »

KP govt, China sign wide ranging MoU

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the government of China to cooperate in different fields. According to a spokesman of the provincial government, the MoU has been signed between provincial capital Peshawar and Xuzhou, the Capital city of Chinese province Jiangsu. Both the provincial capitals will cooperate with each other in areas of economy ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs expresses solidarity with Kashmiris

FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Collector Mirza Mibashir Baig and his staff showed solidarity with Kashmiri people at Customs House. All the officers and officials of Faisalabad Customs remained out of the office building from 12 pm  to 12:30 pm in front of Faisalabad Dry Port Trust FDPT gate were played on the occasion. Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig expressed sorrow over ... Read More »

MNA Aslam Bhutani, Collector Yaqoob Makoo attends ceremony to express solidarity with Kashmiris

GWADAR: Muhammad Aslam Bhutani MNA Lasbela along with Collector of Customs Muhammad Yaqoob Makoo and Additional Collector Abdul Haye Shaikh attended a ceremony to express solidarity with Kashmiri people at Customs House. Senior officers and officials of Pakistan Customs Gawader also participated in the event. All the officers and officials of Gwadar Customs remained out of the office building from ... Read More »

Chief Collector Zulfiqar Chaudhary expresses solidarity with Kashmiris

QUETTA: The Chief Collector Balochistan Zulifaqar Chaudhary along with Customs staff of Quetta showed solidarity with Kashmiri people at Customs House Quetta. In order to express solidarity with the masses of Kashmir in their struggle for self-determination Kashmir solidarity hour was observed at Customs House, it added that the Chief Collector of Customs Balochistan and senior officers and officials of ... Read More »

M/s General Mills seeks exemption for Haagen Dazs bulk products

MULTAN: M/s General Mills sought exemption from Chief Collector Central Region for Haagen Dazs bulk products sold in retail food service facilities from bearing the new requirements of labeling (Urdu language and Halal logo). According to details, M/s General Mills  has requested Chief Collector Central Region to exempt Haagen bulk products sold in retail. M/s General Mills working in Middle ... Read More »

FBR appoints Nazir Ahmad Shoro as new chief commissioner RTO Multan

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has appointed Nazir Ahmad Shoro as new Chief Commissioner Inland Revenue Regional Tax Office Multan. According to details, Chief Commissioner Regional Tax Office Abid Raza Bodhla is currently attending five months training program for the capacity building and he was on training in Lahore from last one and half month. The Federal Board ... Read More »

Quetta Appraisement seeks clarification regarding ban on export of wheat & wheat flour

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement sought clarification from FBR regarding ban on export of wheat and wheat flour. Read More »

FBR assigns Rs660m revenue generation task through auction to Multan Customs

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue assigned Rs.660 million revenue collection generation target to the Collectorate from the auction of confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods  for the economic year 2019-20. According to the details, Customs Preventive given auction target first time after the formation of Preventive Collectorate. Auction is one of the major source of revenue generation for the Collectorate ... Read More »

Gwadar ASO seizes Indian origin smuggled betel nuts, vehicle worth Rs8m

GWADAR: The Customs squad Gaddani Gwader seized 6000 kilograms of Indian origin crushed betel nuts along with vehicle worth Rs 8 million. According to details told by sources of MCC Gwader, mobile squad Khurkhera during routine patrolling stopped a Hino bus bearing registration No BSA-327 coming from Quetta towards Karachi. The said vehicle was signaled to stop but the driver ... Read More »

KP produces 45,000 barrel oil per day

PESHAWAR: Adviser to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister on energy and power Hamayatullah Khan on Wednesday said that the province was producing 45,000 barrel of crude oil per day, according to media. Presiding over a meeting in connection with production capacity of OGDCL in Peshawar, Hamayatullah said that KP was also producing 400 million cubic feet per day (MMcfd) gas ... Read More »

Sarfraz Warriach presides over Pak-Afghan Transit Trade liaison committee meeting

PESHAWAR: Pakistan-Afghan transit trade Liaison Committee meeting held in the conference room of Customs House Peshawar. Director-General Transit Trade Karachi Sarfaraz Ahmad Waraich chaired the meeting. The meeting was attended by Faiz Ali, Director Transit Trade Peshawar, Syed Faisal Bukhari, Jehan Bahadur, Muhammad Tayyab Additional Directors Transit Trade Peshawar, Inamullah Wazir Deputy Director Transit Trade Torkham. Safi Commercial Attache Afghan Consulate General ... Read More »

DG Valuation withdraws valuation ruling of fax machine under PCT 8443.3260

MULTAN: The Directorate General of Customs Valuation and Ruling has withdrawn the valuation ruling of fax machine under PCT 8443.3260. According to the details, Directorate of Customs Valuation had already fixed the value of fax/facismile machines of Japan origin vide Valuation Ruling No.256/2010 on 31st May 2010. Customs Valuation has fixed the valuation of fax/facismile machines as importers stated that ... Read More »

UNDP, SMEDA to launch ECDF in FATA tomorrow

PESHAWAR: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with Small & Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA), a subsidiary organization of the Ministry of Industries and Production is formally launching the formation of Economic Cooperation and Development Forum (ECDF) in the newly merged districts (NMDs) of erstwhile FATA on upcoming Thursday (August 29, 2019). The Special Assistant to KP CM ... Read More »

OGDCL discovers huge gas reserves in KPK

KOHAT: Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) on Tuesday announced huge amount of gas discovery and condensate from exploratory well at Kohat, Khyber PakhtoonKhwa. In a notification to Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) and London Stock Exchange Plc., the company said that the joint venture of Kohat E.L. comprising OGDCL as operator (50 percent), Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) (33.33 ... Read More »