Petroleum prices kept unchanged

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to keep the prices of petroleum products unchanged for the month of February 2020. A statement said on Friday that the government decided to keep POL prices... Read more »

FBR reshuffles senior customs officers in BS-20-22

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday reshuffled senior officers of Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) and notified transfers and postings with immediate effect and until further orders. Read more »

Stock market ends down by 273 points on selling pressure in energy scrips

KARACHI: The stock market fell by 273 points on Friday as selling pressure seen in energy scrips. Read more »

FBR extends return filing date up to February 28

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday granted sixth consecutive extension for filing income tax return for tax year 2019 up to February 28, 2020. Read more »

Engro Fertilizers reduces urea prices by Rs160

KARACHI: Engro Fertilizers has announced reduction of urea prices by Rs160 per bag effective from February 01, 2020. Read more »

Rupee eases by two paisas ahead weekly holidays

KARACHI: The Pak Rupee eased by two paisas against dollar on Friday owing to demand of the foreign currency ahead of two weekly holidays. Read more »

SBP fixes merchant discount rate up to 2.5% on digital payments

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Friday announced that Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) for Point of Sale (POS) acquiring Pakistan shall be within the range of 1.5%-2.5% for both existing and... Read more »

Senior tax officers oppose return filing date extension

KARACHI: Senior officers of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) opposed to further extend the last date for filing income tax return for tax year 2019. Read more »

Pakistan suspends flight operation with China on coronavirus threat

KARACHI: Pakistan has suspended direct flight operation to China in wake of coronavirus threat. The direct flight operation will remain suspend till February 02, 2020, said a notification issued by Civil Aviation... Read more »

CNIC condition on purchases above Rs50,000 applies from tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: The condition of Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) on purchases above Rs50,000 shall apply from tomorrow (February 01, 2020) as relaxation provided to small traders is expiring today. Read more »