ECC approves increase in wheat support price

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved the minimum support price of wheat to Rs1365 per 40 kilograms from Rs1350. Read more »

FBR decides to publish customs valuation rulings

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided to publish all prevailing valuation rulings to its official website in order to make customs clearance transparent and ease of doing business. Read more »

Foreign exchange reserves increase by $115 million

KARACHI: The liquid foreign exchange of the country increased by $115 million by the week ended November 22, 2019, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Thursday. Read more »

Electric vehicles to reduce 60pc fuel cost: Amin Aslam

KARACHI: The use of electric vehicles will reduce fuel cost by 60 percent and it will also resolve environmental issues caused by pollution, Malik Amin Aslam, Advisor to Prime Minister for Climate... Read more »

Stock market gains 584 points on improved sentiments

KARACHI: The stock exchange gained 584 points on Thursday on buying activities and improved sentiments. Read more »

Rupee ends unchanged in range bound activities

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee ended unchanged against dollar on Thursday owing to range bound trading activities. Read more »

ECC approves Rs30bn for redemption of sales tax refund bonds

ISLAMABAD: The government has approved Rs30 billion for redemption of sales tax refund bonds issued by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). Read more »

CNIC condition to document transactions above Rs50,000: FBR chairman

KARACHI: Syed Shabbar Zaidi, Chairman, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that the condition of Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) has been made mandatory in order to document transactions above Rs50,000. Read more »

Late filers to get ATL status only after surcharge payment

KARACHI: Late filers will only get their names on the Active Taxpayers List (ATL) after payment of penalty or surcharge. Read more »