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 »

ECC approves 10 percent regulatory duty on cotton import

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday approved imposition of 10 percent regulatory duty on import of cotton. Read more »

ECC bans export of wheat to control domestic prices

ISLAMABAD: Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Wednesday decided to impose ban on export of wheat and related products in order to control prices in the local market. Read more »

ECC approves tax incentives to shipping industry for next 10 years

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Wednesday extended tax incentives to shipping industry for next 10 years. Read more »

ECC approves Rs20 billion fund to support stock market

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Thursday approved State Enterprise Fund worth Rs20 billion to support the stock market of the country. Read more »

ECC reduces sales tax on petrol by 5 percent

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) has approved reduction of sales tax by five percent in order to provide relief to masses. Read more »

ECC may approve sovereign guarantee for Utility Stores Corporation

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) may grant formal approval for sovereign guarantee for Utility Stores Corporation (USC) in its meeting scheduled for April 17, 2019. Read more »

ECC approves import of 100,000 tons of urea

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday approved immediate import of 100,000 tons of urea to facilitate farmers. Read more »

Overstayed consignments: ECC waives Rs700 million penal surcharges

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Wednesday approved waiver of penal surcharges to the tune of Rs700 million on overstayed consignments at ports. Read more »

ECC approves Rs2 billion for Ramazan Relief Package

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Tuesday approved Rs2 billion as Ramazan Relief Package. Read more »

New LNG terminal: Instructions issued for completing formalities

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar on Tuesday issued instructions for expeditiously completing formalities for setting up new LNG terminal at Port Qasim. Read more »

ECC approves amending import policy order for tightening labeling requirement

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Tuesday approved to amend Import Policy Order to further tighten labeling requirement in order to facilitate local consumers to understand product ingredients. Read more »