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High Court judge confirms of examiner to Mothercare Ireland

DUBLIN: A High Court judge has confirmed the appointment of an examiner to Mothercare Ireland, which employs 276 people in 18 stores across the State. Mr Justice Brian McGovern confirmed Declan McDonald, of PricewaterhouseCoopers, after hearing an independent expert believed the company has a reasonable prospect of survival once certain conditions are met. The court was told attempts will have ... Read More »

Bangladeshi businessmen submit plea against blockades

DHAKA: The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) trade lobby and export organizations have submitted plea in High court against blockades and shutdowns that have left the businesses bleeding for the past one and a half months. The bench of justices Quazi Reza-Ul Hoque and Abu Taher Md. Saifur Rahman will hear the plea on Monday. The ... Read More »

Zimbabwe High Court to hear $270,000 gold smuggling case on Jan 13  

HARARE: The trial of three men arrested last year as they tried to smuggle to South Africa seven kilo grammas of gold worth about US$270 000 has been set for January 13. They had stashed the 7,269kg of gold in a modified windscreen wiper compartment of their vehicle. Simbarashe Kangara of Warren Park 1, Osten Chitate from Chisipite and Munyaradzi ... Read More »

Drug trafficker sentenced to death, others awarded imprisonment

ISLAMABAD: At least 306 suspects, who were arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) this year, are likely to be convicted for their involvement in drugs trafficking. The Supreme Court and high courts have disposed of 314 appeals related to the drug trafficking during the same period. The documents available with Customs Today revealed that only one alleged drug trafficker was ... Read More »

FBR seeks law ministry to remove futile solicitors

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) sought Law Ministry’s advise to remove lawyers with poor performance for proceeding of its pending cases in courts. As per details, FBR asked Law ministry to handover performance report of lawyers who were preceding the FBR cases in courts. FBR has decided to remove the solicitors showing poor performance adding that only capable lawyers ... Read More »

Pending Cases: FBR to request courts for timely decisions

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided to file an application to apex and high courts through Law Ministry for timely decision of pending cases to avoid billions of rupees revenue loss. As per details, FBR decided to request the apex and high courts to devise a strategy to early solve FBR cases to end the legal war, costing ... Read More »

2,350 pending cases in apex courts cost Rs 200b to national exchequer

ISLAMABAD: Over 2,350 cases have been pending in apex courts costing Rs 200 billions to national exchequer. “Increasing misunderstanding of revenue laws, flexibility of some laws and trivialization of cases are some of the main factors responsible for pendency of these cases”. As per details, over 1550 cases in Honourable Supreme Court and about 800 cases in High Courts making ... Read More »