Daily Archives: March 16, 2017

Measures against tax evasion to strengthen revenue generation: Dar


ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has said that effective measures against tax evasion will help in promoting tax culture and strengthening revenue generation.

FBR allows Pak Arab Refinery to supply zero-rate diesel oil to textile unit


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has allowed Pak Arab Refinery Limited to supply 9,150 liters of diesel oil on monthly basis to a textile unit at zero percent of sales tax.

FBR inducts 115 preventive officers


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has recruited 115 Preventive Officers (BS-16) to strengthen its existing force of Pakistan Customs Service and posted at Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Preventive, Karachi.

FBR notifies transfers, postings of 25 Customs officers of BS-19-20


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday notified transfers and postings of 25 officers of BS-19-20 of Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) with immediate effect and under further orders.

SECP shares details of defaulting brokers with UK agency


ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has accelerated its efforts to curb the misconduct, market abuse and financial crimes of defaulting brokers of Pakistan Stock Exchange.

FDI posts 6pc growth during July – February FY17


KARACHI: The foreign direct investment (FDI) has increased by 6 percent to $1.284 billion during July – February 2016/2017 as compared with $1.211 billion in the corresponding period of the last fiscal year, according to data released by State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Thursday.

FBR asks Inland Revenue, Pakistan Customs to ensure strict security measures


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has directed all the offices of Inland Revenue and Pakistan Customs to ensure foolproof security measures and take assistance from local law enforcement.