FBR notifies transfers, postings of IRS officers of BS-16-19

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday notified transfers and postings of Inland Revenue Service (IRS) officers of BS-16 to BS-19 with immediate effect until further orders. Read more »

SBP directs banks to facilitate duty, taxes payment

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Thursday directed banks to facilitate payment of duty and taxes on Saturday, March 30, 2019. Read more »

SBP sets up help desk for MNCs, domestic businesses

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has established a facilitation desk for foreign exchange related remittances to help multinational companies and domestic businesses. Read more »

Stock market plunges by 412 points on profit taking

KARACHI: The equity market fell by 412 points on Thursday reversing the yesterday’s gain on profit taking activities. Read more »

Rupee ends firmer against dollar

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee ended firmer against the US dollar on Thursday in a range bound trading activity. Read more »

No change in tax rates on cash withdrawal: FBR

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that the government has not revised rates or limits of withholding tax on cash withdrawal from banks. Read more »

Rupee eases in early trade

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee fell by two paisas against US dollar on Thursday in early day trading. Read more »

Overstayed consignments: ECC waives Rs700 million penal surcharges

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Wednesday approved waiver of penal surcharges to the tune of Rs700 million on overstayed consignments at ports. Read more »

FBR transfers customs officers of BS-18-19

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday notified transfers and postings of BS-18-19 officers of Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) with immediate effect and until further orders. Read more »

IMF mission chief holds talks with Pak authorities for new program

ISLAMABAD: IMF mission chief for Pakistan, Ernesto Ramirez-Rigo, visited Islamabad and Karachi during March 26-27, for introductory meetings with the authorities, said a statement on Wednesday. Ramirez-Rigo assumed Pakistan mission chief responsibilities... Read more »

FBR facilitates return filing on weekly holidays

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has made special arrangements for income tax return filing on the last two days of this month falling on Saturday and Sunday (March 30 & 31),... Read more »

Equity market climbs up by 636 points on expectation of policy rate hike

KARACHI: The equity market climbed up by 636 points on Wednesday following expectation of rate hike in monetary policy to be announced on March 29. Read more »