FPCCI demands expanding raw material list for reduced income tax rate

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Wednesday urged the tax authorities to expand the list of raw material for purpose of reduced income tax rate at import... Read more »

FPCCI welcomes electricity tariff reduction

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has welcomed the decision of Prime Minister Imran Khan to provide relief industries by reducing electricity tariff. Mian Anjum Nisar, President FPCCI,... Read more »

FPCCI demands reduction in levy, taxes on petroleum products

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Saturday demanded the government of reducing levy and taxes on petroleum products to support the trade and industry. FPCCI President Mian... Read more »

FPCCI urges Ogra to revoke increase in gas price

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) to revoke increase in gas tariff as the decision has serious repercussions on industrial... Read more »

CNIC condition reduces transactions and revenue: FBR

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has admitted that the condition of Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) reduced number transactions as well as shortfall in revenue. “This [CNIC] condition has further reduced... Read more »

FPCCI demands extending refinance scheme for three months to support employment

KARACHI: The business community has demanded the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) of extending refinance scheme, which was introduced to prevent layoff owing to coronavirus outbreak, for further three months. The Federation... Read more »

FPCCI lambasts shipping companies, terminal operators for unfriendly behavior

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has lambasted shipping companies and terminal operators for their non-cooperative behavior in trade facilitation, a statement said on Monday. “Efforts by FPCCI... Read more »

Iran ready for barter trade with Pakistan

KARACHI: Iran is ready for barter trade with Pakistan to strengthen the economic ties between the two neighboring countries. Iranian Consul General Reza Nazeri has stressed the need for strengthening trade ties... Read more »

FPCCI praises SBP for timely action to avert coronavirus impact

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has praised State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for timely action to minimize adverse impact of coronavirus on trade and industry, a statement... Read more »

Iqbal Tabish appointed as FPCCI secretary general

KARACHI: Muhammad Iqbal Tabish has been appointed as general secretary of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) with effect from August 19, 2020, said a statement. FPCCI president Mian... Read more »