Category Archives: Customs

Textile value added sector demands tax holiday on cotton yarn import


KARACHI: Textile value added sector has demanded exemption from duty, taxes and regulatory duty on import of cotton yarn under the export package.

Services of Nisar remembered at farewell


ISLAMABAD: Glowing tributes have been paid to retired FBR Chairman Nisar Muhammad at a farewell function arranged by the Members and officers of FBR here in the capital.

SBP issues terms, conditions for export of 225,00 MT sugar


KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Wednesday issued terms and conditions for export of sugar that was recently allowed by the federal government.

Customs Intelligence Karachi holds public auction of confiscated vehicles on January 20


KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has announced public auction of confiscated non-duty paid vehicles on January 20 to be organized by Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation, Anti-Smuggling (Customs) at the CPF Bond Warehouse Rasheedabad, Karachi.

Non-commercial Afghan transit cargo to be cleared through computerized system from January 25


KARACHI: Pakistan Customs has announced that all Afghan transit goods declarations (GDs) pertaining to non-commercial cargo will be cleared through customs computerized system through user ID allotted from January 25.

Dr. Irshad given look after charge of FBR chairman


ISLAMABAD: The government is remained indecisive on appointing new chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) as Nisar Muhammad Khan BS-22 officer retired on Wednesday leaving the post vacant.

FBR restores performance allowance of 20 customs officials on filing asset declaration


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Tuesday restored performance allowance of 20 Customs officials (BS-16) on submission of their asset declaration.

FBR imposes major penalty ‘removal from service’ on Customs superintendent for corruption, misconduct


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has imposed major penalty of removal from service upon a superintended of Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) on the charges of corruption and misconduct.

New FBR chairman name to be finalized today


ISLAMABAD: The government is set to finalize new chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) today (January 17) as Nisar Muhammad Khan, the outgoing chairman is retiring on January 18.

KPT to deliver goods only to bonafide agents


KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has said that it will deliver cargo to the bonafide consignee/clearing agents in conformity with the documents and not to the strangers.