KCCI urges government to shun pick, choose policy for business relief

KARACHI: The Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has urged the government functionaries to avoid ‘pick and choose’ strategy for providing relief to businesses as it will never benefit the national... Read more »

FBR officials treat taxpayers as criminal using search powers

KARACHI: Business community has resented the use of powers related to search by Inland Revenue officers and treating registered taxpayers as criminal. Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) in its proposals... Read more »

Garments exporters demand sales tax zero rating revival

LAHORE: The Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) has demanded the tax authorities to reintroduce zero-rated sales tax regime. In its proposals for budget 2020/2021 submitted to Federal Board of... Read more »

OICCI suggests eliminating Sindh infrastructure cess

KARACHI: Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) has urged the Sindh government to withdraw infrastructure cess for easing cost of doing business. In its proposals for provincial budget 2020/2021, the... Read more »

Karachi Chamber seeks fair tax treatment for commercial importers

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has sought fair treatment on collection of withholding tax for commercial importers on import of industrial raw material. KCCI in its budget proposals submitted... Read more »

KCCI proposes regularizing gold, jewellery sector

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has submitted proposals to tax authorities for regularizing gold and jewellery sector. In its proposals for budget 2020/2021, the KCCI said that gold and... Read more »

Conditions for masks import should be relaxed: Khurram Ijaz

KARACHI: Khurram Ijaz, Vice President, Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the authorities to relax conditions on import of face masks and facilitate masses considering the spread... Read more »

Regulatory duty must be rationalized to curb smuggling: Karachi Chamber

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has urged tax authorities to rationalize the regulatory duty on imported goods in order to curb smuggling. In its proposals for budget 2020/2021, the... Read more »

KCCI wants end lockdown, deploy army for SOP enforcement

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) on Wednesday urged the government to lift lockdown completely and allow all type of businesses to restart their activities. Siraj Kassam Teli, Chairman Businessmen... Read more »

Manufacturers demand domestic supplies against FE should be treated as exports

KARACHI: Manufacturers have urged the government to treat goods booked abroad on which foreign exchange (FE) has been transferred should be treated as export. Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry... Read more »