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Gwadar Customs seizes hashish worth Rs100m at Khurkhera check post

GWADAR: Collecctorate of Customs has foiled a bid to smuggle 435 kilograms of hashish worth Rs100 million. Sources said that Customs staff deputed at Khurkhera check post intercepted a truck carrying scrap at at main RCD highway. However, the driver of the vehicle sped away. Customs team chased the vehicle, and the driver left the vehicle on the side of ... Read More »

FBR asks to take measures for speedy cargo clearance to avoid any loss

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has been asked to take immediate measures for speedy cargo clearance and avoid losses to trade and industry. South Punjab Customs Agents Association (SPCAA) on Tuesday raised difficulties of the trade and industry due to rising dwell time of cargoes at terminals. In a statement the Association expressed concerns over the alarming situation ... Read More »

KP Finance Dept identifies over Rs4bn in inactive bank accounts

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has identified Rs4.60 billion in dormant accounts belong to various administrative departments. As per details, the amount has been in these accounts for many years and now the provincial government has decided to transfer them to active bank accounts. According to sources, the money will be handed over to the finance department after which ... Read More »

Quetta I&I seizes smuggled goods worth Rs80m  on Quetta-Zhob Road

QUETTA: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) has foiled a bid to smuggle goods in the garb of fresh onions and arrested four persons. Sources said that Information was received through Director Intelligence & Investigation Muhammad Ismail that smuggled goods would be transported from Quetta to Punjab in trucks under the garb of onions (low quality). Accordingly, Deputy Director ... Read More »

Multan LTO asks businessmen of South Punjab to install POS for reduce rate of sales tax

MULTAN: Large Taxpayers Office (LTO) has stressed the business community of South Punjab that installation of Point of Sale (POS) offered reduced rate of sales tax. A team of tax officials from Large Tax Office (LTO) Karachi visited Multan Chamber of Commerce and Industry to discuss the integration of Tier-1 retailers. The purpose of the visit was to listen and ... Read More »

FBR starts scrutiny of PRAL to search ghost employees

  MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has started scrutiny of PRAL employees to search ghost employees. The Federal Board of Revenue has initiated inspection of Pakistan Revenue Automation Limited (PRAL) employees to investigate existence of ghost employees in the department. The Model of Customs Collectorate Enforcement & Compliance Multan was directed by Federal Board of Revenue to initiate ... Read More »

16 truckloads of humanitarian aid sent to Afghanistan

PESHAWAR: The Customs Healthcare Society in collaboration with Pakistan Customs has sent 16 truckloads of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan via Torkham border. In this regard, a ceremony was held at the Torkham border in which Federal Tax Ombudsman Dr Asif Mahmood Jah was the chief guest. The humanitarian assistance trucks handed over to Pakistan Consulate in Jalalabad. Dr. Asif Mahmood ... Read More »

Multan I&I seizes whey powder of Rs15.5m

MULTAN: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) has seized huge quantity of whey powder of worth Rs.15.5 from Multan. According to details, Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Asif Abbas Khan Buzdar received credible information that huge quantity of smuggled items transported through jurisdiction. Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation alerted Customs Intelligence staff in Multan and directed them to ... Read More »

Quetta Customs, FC seize narcotics worth Rs360m

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs with the assistance of Frontier Constabulary (FC) conducted a joint operation against narcotics smuggling and recovered contraband worth Rs360 million. Sources said that information was received that the smugglers will attempt to smuggle narcotics from Afghanistan via porous border points, to down cities from the area of Kunbi Panjpal. The Customs staff Nushkl and Frontier Crops Nushki ... Read More »

Quetta Customs impounds smuggled goods worth Rs10m near Dalbandin

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement and Compliance (E&C) has impounded huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs19 million during two Intelligence Based Operations (IBOs) near Dalbandin. The seized smuggled goods include tea, foreign origin cigarettes and used tyres. The value of the seized goods is Rs10 million approximately. These goods were to be smuggled to in-country. Collector Irfan Javed, Additional ... Read More »

Gwadar Customs seizes smuggled goods worth Rs20m

GWADAR: Collectorate of Customs has seized huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs20 million during the first week of October 2021. Sources said that the seized goods include dried milk, engine oil and Irani diesel. The vehicles transporting smuggled goods were also seized. Collector Chaudry Javed, Additional Collector Shahid Abbasi, Deputy Collector Maqbool Baloch lauded the efforts of Superintendent Asif ... Read More »

Multan Adjudication settles 41 seizure cases involving Rs201.910m during September

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Multan Camp Office has disposed 41 seizure cases involving Rs.201.910 million during the month of September 2021-22. The Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Multan Camp Office has disposed of 41 different seizure cases framed by Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) and Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation during their various actions. Multan Customs Adjudication has disposed these seizure ... Read More »

Comprehensive transit policy being formed to promote trade with regional countries: Ali Zaidi

PESHAWAR: Minister for Maritime Affairs, Syed Ali Haider Zaidi has said that the government was working on a comprehensive shipping transit policy, which will be soon implemented to enhance exports by boosting mutual trade with Central Asian Republics (CARs). Ali Zaidi was speaking to members of Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) during his visit here at the chamber. ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes smuggled LEDs & tyres near Khanewal Road

MULTAN: Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization has seized foreign origin smuggled LEDs and steel belted radial tyres  worth Rs.1.076 million. According to details, Additional Collector Customs Enforcement & Compliance Shafiqur Rehman received credible information about smuggling of foreign origin LEDs and directed Assistant Collector Omer Sajjad to thwart any attempt of smuggling. Assistant Collector Omer Sajjad enhanced patrolling to capture smuggled goods. ... Read More »

Quetta Customs thwarts attempt to smuggle Indian origin goods

QUETTA: Collectorate of Customs team deputed at at Taftan has detected where the importer through mis-declaration tried to clear Indian origin goods. According to sources, Collector Rashid Habib received credible information that an attempt would be made to clear Indian origin goods in the garb of Iran origin goods. The importer tried to conceal the actual origin of goods (Indian ... Read More »

Multan Customs collects revenue of Rs.22.69m during September

MULTAN: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement & Compliance has collected almost Rs22.69 million under the heads of Customs duty, Sales taxes and Income taxes during month of September 2021-22. The Federal Board of Revenue has not allocated any revenue collection target to Model Customs Collectorate Enforcement & Compliance (E&C) so far. Multan Customs has collected Rs.18.26 million in wake of Customs ... Read More »

Multan RTO registers FIR against M/s Bin Tariq Impex Proprietors

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue Regional Tax Office Multan Inland Revenue has lodged criminal FIR against M/s Bin Tariq Impex Proprietors over fraud. According to details, Chief Commissioner Regional Tax Office Multan Inland Revenue Abid Hussain Bodhla received information from his source that M/s Bin Tariq Impex Proprietor has received Rs.80 million refund claims through misleading and cheating tax ... Read More »

Multan I&I earns Rs70.4m through auction of vehicles & goods

MULTAN: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation  (I&I) generated almost Rs70.4 million through auction of confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods. According to details, Customs Intelligence and Investigation conducted public auction of confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods. The auction was carried out for generation of handsome revenue. Auction was conducted in the Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Range office ... Read More »

Pakistan Customs taking all measures to facilitate business activities: Chief ollector KPK Ahmad Raza Khan

PESHAWAR: Chief Collector Customs Khyber Pakhtoon Khawa (KPK) Ahmad Raza Khan t has said that the main objective of Pakistan Customs is to facilitate business activities in every possible way. Talking with Customs Today during an exclusive talk the Chief Collector KPK said that facilitation is very important because it maintains the flow of traffic and does not cause congestion. ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs taking effective measures to curb smuggling: Collector Kamran Rajher

PESHAWAR: Collector Customs Enforcement Malik Kamran Rajher has said that Pakistan Customs is using all available resources to curb smuggling which is directly affecting our national economy. Talking with Customs Today during an exclusive talk he said that we should focus on promotion of our staff instead only of our own promotions, he added that it is very unfortunate that ... Read More »