FBR extends dates for payment, return filing of sales tax, federal excise

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the last date for payment of duty and tax and filing of sales tax and federal excise returns for the month of May 2019. Read more »

SRB extends dates for tax deposit and return filing

KARACHI: Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) has extended the last date for payment of sales tax on services and filing of sales tax return for month of May up to June 18 and... Read more »

SBP issues Rs360 billion worth fresh currency notes on Eid-ul-Fitr

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued Rs360 billion worth fresh currency notes on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, said a statement on Monday. Read more »

SBP issues instructions for bank account biometric verification of Pakistanis living abroad

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday issued instructions for biometric verifications of bank account holders of Pakistanis living abroad. Read more »

Internet disconnected, information sharing banned at FBR for budget 2019/2020

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has imposed several restrictions to prevent unauthorized access to documents of budget 2019/2020 till June 11, 2019. This restriction included inactive internet connection and ban on... Read more »

Share market falls on concerns over budgetary measures

KARACHI: The stock market lost around 470 points on Monday, the last session before week-long Eid holidays, due to concerns over measures to be announced in the budget 2019/2020 on June 11,... Read more »

Rupee weakens by 70 paisas ahead of weeklong Eid Holidays

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee weakened by 70 paisas against dollar on Monday owing to higher demand for import and corporate payments due to upcoming Eid holidays. Read more »

Rs52 million approved as interest free loan for students

KARACHI: The apex committee for Student Loan Scheme having representation from State Bank of Pakistan, Finance Division (Government of Pakistan) and five major banks (NBP, HBL, UBL, ABL and MCB Bank) has... Read more »

FBR extends last date for filing income tax returns up to June 30

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Monday extended the last date for filing income tax returns for tax year 2018 up to June 30, 2019. Read more »

CDC to facilitate 600 businessmen to receive sales tax refund bonds

KARACHI: Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) will facilitate 600 businessmen in receiving their sales tax refunds issued by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in the shape of refund bonds. Read more »

Sindh Bank refuses Summit Bank merger plan

KARACHI: The board of directors of Sindh Bank Limited (SNBL) has refused the proposed merger of Summit Bank Limited into the SNBL. Read more »

Update: Rupee weakens 48 paisas in intraday trading

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee further weakened by 48 paisas against the US dollar in intraday trading on Monday ahead of Eid Holidays. The dollar is being traded at Rs 148.38 in Interbank... Read more »