Ministry assures softening labeling conditions on imported consignments till June 30

KARACHI: The government has agreed to soften labeling conditions till end of June 2019 in order to facilitate consignments stuck up at ports, industry sources said on Wednesday. Read more »

FPCCI criticizes increase in POL product prices

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Monday criticized the increase in prices of petroleum products for the month of April 2019. Read more »

Goods transporters reject increase in POL product prices

KARACHI: Goods Transport Association has rejected the increase in petroleum products and said that it will increase the fares by 10 percent. Read more »

FPCCI to draft proposals for new tax amnesty scheme

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has decided to finalize draft proposals for new tax amnesty scheme. Read more »

Eatery owners knowingly ignore hygiene requirements: Sindh Food Authority

KARACHI: Eatery owners are well aware about their shortcomings yet they ignore hygiene requirements and compromise with public health, Abrar Ahmed Sheikh, Director Operations, Sindh Food Authority (SFA) said on Tuesday. Read more »

Printing details, ingredients on imported goods: KCCI demands reviewing notification implementation date

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has demanded the commerce ministry to review the date of implementation of a notification regarding printing of details and ingredients on the imported goods.... Read more »

FPCCI welcomes FBR focal person appointment

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has welcomed the appointment of focal person by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for resolving issues related to industry. In a statement... Read more »

FBR improving capacity to take action against tax evaders: Chairman

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is increasing its capacity to handle large size data of tax evaders, FBR chairman said in a meeting with members of Karachi Chambers of Commerce and... Read more »

FBR not to conduct raids: FPCCI

KARQCHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Monday said that the tax authorities have assured of not to conduct raids and harass taxpayers. Engr. Daroo Khan Achakzai, President... Read more »

Yarn merchants reject new customs valuation ruling

KARACHI: Pakistan Yarn Merchants Association (PYMA) has rejected the new valuation ruling for polyester filament yarn and urged the authorities to review the decision. Read more »

Business community welcomes govt. resolve for eradicating corrupt FBR elements

KARACHI: The business community has welcomed firm resolve of the government for eradicating corrupt elements from Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to boost trust level on tax collecting agency. Read more »

Industry demands separate gas line to avoid production losses

KARACHI: The business community has demanded separate gas line for industries and CNG stations in order to avoid production losses. Read more »