Tag Archives: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar

Pakistan Development Fund to be launched soon to channelize remittances: Dar

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has said that the government would soon be launching Pakistan Development Funds.

Dar emphasizes on all out efforts during last quarter for achieving Rs3,621 billion collection target

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has praised the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for achieving 16.2 percent revenue growth in March 2017, comparing same month of last year, and emphasized that all out efforts must continue to achieve Rs3,621 billion collection target during the last quarter of 2016/2017.

Measures against tax evasion to strengthen revenue generation: Dar

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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.

Dar assures PSX of considering positive tax proposals for budget 2017/2018

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has assured the delegation of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) of considering positive tax proposals to be incorporated in the finance bill 2017.

Dar reviews preparation for budget 2017-18

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting to review progress of preparations for the upcoming budget for FY 2017-18.

Focus on further improving tax-to-GDP ratio: Dar

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Tuesday said that the government was focused on further improving tax-to-GDP ratio and other key macroeconomic indicators.

Companies bill 2016 is a landmark law in line with best international practices: Dar

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has congratulated passage of Companies Bill 2016 from the parliament and said that it is a landmark bill in line with the best international practices.

Export of 0.3 million tons fertilizer allowed but without subsidy

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ISLAMABAD: The government has allowed export of 0.3 million tons of urea fertilizers but without the cover of Rs200 per bag subsidy.

Government gives positive nod on tax amnesty proposal

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KARACHI: The government has given positive response on tax amnesty scheme proposed by business, saying that it is difficult for tax evaders to hide their undeclared money in the country or abroad.

Zero percent sales tax being charged on kerosene, light diesel oil: finance minister

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Monday said that the government is charging zero percent sales tax on kerosene and light diesel oil in order to provide relief to poor consumers.