Daily Archives: January 15, 2018

Three BS-20 Customs officers deputed at appellate tribunals

KARACHI: The federal government has deputed three senior officers (BS-20) of Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) as Member Technical in the Customs Appellate Tribunals.

Pakistan, Russian central banks sign pact on bilateral cooperation

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and Central Bank of Russian Federation (CBRF) on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on bilateral central banking cooperation.

SECP rationalizes licensing regime for securities brokers

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has rationalized licensing regime for securities brokers with an objective to reduce regulatory burden and to promote ease of doing business.

SBP grants status to NCCPL as special participant of PRISM system

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has granted a status to National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited (NCCPL) as a special participant of PRISM System to settle net position of capital market transactions in PRISM.

Immovable property values reduced to remove anomalies: FBR

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday said the valuation of immovable properties have been revised downward to remove anomalies on complaints from stakeholders.

Maximum facilities to business community in next budget: Haroon Akhtar

ISLAMABAD: The government is aiming to provide maximum tax facilitation to business community in the upcoming budget to accelerate economic activities, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister/Federal Minister on Revenue Haroon Akhtar Khan said on Monday.