FBR to issue around Rs3 billion tax refunds in next couple of days: Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will issue another Rs2 to 3 billion tax refunds in next couple of days, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and... Read more »

Economic environment becomes stable, international community recognizes: Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: Dr Hafeez Shaikh Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Wednesday said that after 15 months efforts the economic environment of Pakistan becomes more stable... Read more »

Hafeez Shaikh directs FBR to simplify Form-H within a week, expedite sales tax refund payment

ISLAMABAD: Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, on Tuesday directed Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to simplify form-H within a week and expedite payment of... Read more »

Hafeez Shaikh calls for early resolution of pending issues between PTCL, Etisalat

ISLAMABAD: Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue on Thursday directed early resolution of pending issues between PTCL and Etisalat. Read more »

Tax system not to improve without documentation of economy: Hafeez Shaikh

KARACHI: Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, on Saturday said that taxation system will not be improved without documentation of economy. Read more »

Hafeez Shaikh terms agreement with traders to increase tax revenue

ISLAMABAD: Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, advisor to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, on Wednesday confirmed the agreement between the government and traders on various tax issues, including deferring the condition of... Read more »

Privatization of National Bank, State Life Insurance under consideration: Dr. Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: The government is considering privatization of big entities such as National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) and State Life Insurance Corporation for better results. Read more »

FBR clears Rs15.6 billion sales tax refunds in 8,415 RPOs: Dr. Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday cleared Rs15.6 billion in sales tax refunds against 8,415 refund payment orders (RPOs), said Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance... Read more »

Simplified tax regime for non-residents approved: Dr. Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Wednesday approved a simplified tax regime to facilitate the non-resident companies for investment in the local capital market. Read more »

Two cellular companies pay $449 million as license renewal fees

ISLAMABAD: The government has received $449 million from two cellular companies as license renewal fees. Read more »

Govt. decides immediate release of Rs22 billion tax refunds: Dr. Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to released tax refunds amounting Rs22 billion immediately for the promotion of economic activities, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance said in a... Read more »

Hafeez Shaikh briefs US treasury officials on FATF action plan implementation

ISLAMABAD: A US delegation led by Ambassador Alice G. Wells, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, along with the US Treasury officials comprising Scott... Read more »