ISLAMABAD: The government is likely to present federal budget 2017/2018 ahead of Ramazan or last week of May 2017.
Budget, as earlier decided is proposed to be presented before the National Assembly ahead of Ramazan as would be the Economic Survey 2016/2017. It was decided at a meeting chaired by Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Wednesday to review state of preparations for the budget 2017-2018.
ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday notified transfers and postings of Inland Revenue Service (IRS) officers (BS-17-19) with immediate effect and until further orders.
KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has appointed 153 officials in the Customs Department as inspector and intelligence officers on the recommendations of Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC).
Retail sector’s deposits fall by around 15pc since imposition of withholding tax on non-cash transactions
KARACHI: Bank deposits of retail sector has declined by around 15 percent since imposition of withholding tax on non-cash banking transactions.
KARACHI: The two central banks of Pakistan and Iran are likely to sign agreement next week for opening banking channels to streamline trading activities between the two countries, Zubair Tufail, president, Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) said on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Switzerland on Tuesday signed revised avoidance of double taxation treaty, which replaced the article on exchange of information with the new one reflecting the internationally accepted standards based on the OECD Model.
KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday said that it will remain closed on March 23, 2017 (Thursday) being public holiday on the occasion ‘Pakistan Day’, as declared by the government.
KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday announced promotions of Deputy Assistant Chemical Examiner (BS-16) in the Customs Laboratories at Karachi, Lahore and Faisalabad to the post of Assistant Chemical Examiner (BS-17) with immediate effect and until further orders.
KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has announced promotions of superintendents/principal appraisers in the Pakistan Customs Department to the post of Assistant Collector (BS-17) in Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) with immediate effect and until further orders.
ISLAMABAD: Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad has announced public auction of confiscated/surrendered vehicles to be held on March 21, 2017.