SITE Association hails FBR chairman’s no bank account freezing decision

KARACHI: SITE Association of Trade and Industry on Friday hailed the very first decision by Shabbar Zaidi after assuming the charge as the chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) regarding curtailing... Read more »

PBC presents tax proposals for reducing cost of doing business

KARACHI: Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has suggested measures for reducing cost of doing business and promoting manufacturing and industrialization. Read more »

FPCCI flays rise in air fares on domestic routes

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has flayed hike in air fares by domestic airlines. Read more »

Smuggling through ATT biggest threat to economic growth: PBC

KARACHI: Pakistan Business Council (PBC) in its budget proposals 2019/2020 has said that smuggling through Afghan Transit Trade is the biggest threat for economic growth of the country. Read more »

FPCCI hails appointing professional for FBR top post

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Tuesday praised the government for appointing a professional as chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). Read more »

ABAD welcomes new chairman FBR

KARACHI: Association of Builders and Developers of Pakistan (ABAD), welcoming the appointment of a leading Chartered Accountant and tax expert Shabbar Zaidi as the Chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), has... Read more »

PBC suggests measures for broadening tax base by enhancing withholding tax rates on non-filers, unregistered persons

KARACHI: Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has suggested measures for broadening tax base through enhancing withholding tax rates on non-filers and unregistered persons in various sectors. Read more »

Commercial importers destroying domestic industry: PBC

KARACHI: Pakistan Business Council (PBC) – the advisory forum of large corporate entities – has said that commercial importers are involved in massive under-invoicing and they are destroying the domestic industry. Read more »

EOBI disburses Rs35 billion to pensioners in current fiscal year

KARACHI: Employees Old-Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) has disbursed Rs35 billion to pensioners during the current fiscal year. Read more »

FPCCI deplores ignoring national chamber at China visit

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has strongly criticized the ministry of commerce for ignoring the apex trade body at the recent important visit of Prime Minister Imran... Read more »

Pakistan unlikely to get benefit from 2nd phase of China FTA: SITE Association

KARACHI: Pakistan may not get benefit from the 2nd phase of Pak China FTA as Chinese imports of $2 trillion are either of raw materials or high-tech equipment. Read more »

Yarn merchants urge FBR to stop harassment over turnover tax

KARACHI: Pakistan Yarn Merchants Association (PYMA) has sought clarification from Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) over calculation of turnover income tax. Read more »