ECC approves increase in wheat support price

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved the minimum support price of wheat to Rs1365 per 40 kilograms from Rs1350. Read more »

ECC approves Rs30bn for redemption of sales tax refund bonds

ISLAMABAD: The government has approved Rs30 billion for redemption of sales tax refund bonds issued by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). Read more »

Import of used vehicles: changes to payment of duty, taxes approved

ISLAMABAD: The government has approved changes to payment of duty and taxes system for clearance of used vehicles, which are allowed to import under three different schemes. 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 »

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 directs USC to ensure essential items availability during Ramazan

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday directed Utility Stores Corporation (USC) to ensure availability of essential items during the holy month of Ramazan. 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 »

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 »