Sindh government notifies lifting ban on high rise buildings

KARACHI: The Sindh government on Thursday notified to lift ban on approval of high rise buildings to comply with the Supreme Court order. Read more »

Withholding income tax rates at import stage for tax year 2019

KARACHI: The collector of customs has been empowered to collect withholding income tax from importer of goods. Read more »

Cargill announces to invest $200 million to grow Pakistan business

ISLAMABAD: Global food and agriculture producer M/s. Cargill has announced to invest more than $200 million in the next three-to-five years in Pakistan, said a statement on Thursday.        ... Read more »

Pakistan, Saudi businessmen sign pact to explore new trade opportunities

KARACHI: Businessmen of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have signed an agreement to explore new opportunities for mutually beneficial trade and economic relations. Read more »

SBP’s reserves fall below $7 billion

KARACHI: The official foreign exchange reserves of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) have fallen below $7 billion, a statement said on Thursday. Read more »

KSE-100 index ends down by 28 points

KARACHI: The benchmark KSE-100 index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) ended down by 28 points on Thursday after making recovery of significant decline during the day. Read more »

Rupee gains two paisas against dollar

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee gained two paisas against dollar on Thursday amid some inflows of remittances and exports received, dealers said.     The rupee ended Rs138.89 to the dollar in interbank... Read more »

Lahore customs intelligence to auction 30 confiscated luxury vehicles on January 24

ISLAMABAD: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation, Customs will conduct auction of 30 confiscated vehicles including luxury cars and heavy motor cycles on January 24, 2018 at state warehouse of the... Read more »

Collection of withholding tax at import stage under Income Tax Ordinance 2001

KARACHI: The collector of customs has been empowered to collect advance tax from every importer of goods on the value of goods. Read more »

Rupee gains in early trade

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee has gained one paisa against dollar in early trading, dealers said on Thursday. The US dollar is being traded at Rs138.90 in interbank foreign exchange market. The market... Read more »