Inflation cannot be controlled through high policy rate: FPCCI

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Wednesday said that inflation in Pakistan is cost push and it cannot be controlled through tight monetary policy stance. Read more »

FPCCI urges convention compliance for continuation of GSP Plus

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the government to ensure compliance to international conventions for continuation of GSP Plus status granted by European Union (EU). Read more »

FPCCI hopes improved ease of doing business to encourage foreign investment

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) hoped that improvement in ease of doing business in Pakistan will encourage foreign investment into the country. Read more »

FPCCI hopes Pak-China FTA Phase II to be instrumental for bilateral trade

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) hoped that the second phase of China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will be instrumental in enhancing the bilateral trade to its optimum... Read more »

FPCCI suggests one month extension in income tax return filing

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Saturday urged the government to extend the last date for filing income tax return up to October 31, 2019. Read more »

Container scanning charges abolished: Ali Zaidi

KARACHI: Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Minister for Maritime Affairs, on Saturday said the container scanning charges has been abolished in order to reduce the cost of the industry. Read more »

FPCCI recommends dedicated accounts to stop fraud in sales tax refunds

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has recommended dedicated accounts for prevent fraud in sales tax refunds. Read more »

KCCI opposes proposal to extend tenure of FPCCI office bearers

KARACHI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has strongly opposed to the proposal regarding extending the tenure of office bearers of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) from... Read more »

SBP urges business community to discourage cash transactions

KARACHI: The governor of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir has urged the business community to discourage cash transactions in order to help the economy to grow. Read more »

NAB not to process sales tax, income tax cases of business community

KARACHI: Justice Javed Iqbal, Chairman, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has said that the bureau will not process cases of income tax and sales tax of business community. Read more »

FPCCI demands immediate release of export refunds, duty drawbacks

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has demanded the government of issuing all outstanding export refunds, rebates and duty drawbacks. Read more »

Business community condemns Indian illegal action

KARACHI: The business community has condemned India’s illegal actions, Indian atrocities and violation of rights of Kashmiri people. Read more »