Daily Archives: October 2, 2017

Headline inflation increases by 4pc in Sept 2017

ISLAMABAD: The headline inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased by 4 percent on year-on-year basis in September 2017 as compared to an increase of 3.4 percent in the previous month and 3.9 percent in September 2016, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) said on Monday.

FBR collects Rs765bn in first quarter; growth registers 20pc

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has collected Rs765 billion during first quarter of current fiscal year, showing an impressive growth of 20 percent over the collection of the same quarter of the last fiscal year.

SBP, FBR sign agreement for collection of duty, taxes through online banking

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and 1-Link have signed an agreement to develop a mechanism for payment of duty and taxes using internet banking or ATM.