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Faisalabad Customs ASO seizes huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs 120 million

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FAISALABAD: Faisalabad Customs ASO seized huge quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs 120 million. The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Multan Preventive field unit of Customs Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) Faisalabad has seized huge quantity of miscellaneous goods and two carrier vehicles worth Rs 120 million during a successful crackdown against non duty paid items and registered a case against smuggler. Sources told ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I foils bids to smuggle goods worth Rs142.202m

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FAISALABAD: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Faisalabad foiled miscellaneous smuggling attempts in region worth Rs 142.202 million, involving duty and taxes of Rs 71.77 millions during month of September. During initial days of September, Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Muhammad Adnan Akram received credible information that some smugglers are trying to smuggle miscellaneous goods into different cities of ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes smuggled ladies cloth worth Rs6.3m from Kachehri Bazar

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FAISALABAD: The Collectorate of Preventive Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) Faisalabad has recovered huge quantity of smuggled ladies cloth worth Rs 6.3 million involving duty and taxes to the tune of Rs 4.5 millions approximately in a successful raid. According to the details, in pursuance of policy lines given by Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Shabbar Zaidi and the directives ... Read More »

Govt must take action against QICT, Maersk for looting importers: Advocate Younas Baig

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FAISALABAD: Pakistan Tehreek Insaf-led federal government must do justice with importers by taking action against financial crimes committed by Qasim International Port Terminal (QICT) and M/s Maersk Pakistan Pvt Ltd without further delay. The QICT and shipping lines for years kept on taking extra demurrage and detention charges even after issuance of the certificate by customs authorities. This was said ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO conducts several raids, contraband goods worth millions of rupees busted

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FAISALABAD: Under the supervision of Collector Muhammad Saleem, the Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) Faisalabad has busted huge quantity of smuggled goods worth millions of rupees in successful raids during first half of September. Officials said that anti-smuggling teams following the directions of the collector foiled many attempts in the region. They added that the department was working by tooth and ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes smuggled almonds worth Rs3.5m

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organisation (ASO) confiscated 95 bags of foreign origin smuggled almond 97 bags worth Rs 6.7 million involving duty and taxes to the tune of Rs 3.5 millions. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Muhammad Saleem received information that non-duty-paid foreign origin almonds would be smuggled into Faisalabad. He constituted an ASO team comprising inspector Abdul Rehman Butt, ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU recovers huge quantity of mis-declared goods

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FAISALABAD: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation field unit FIU Sargodha intelligence recovered huge quantity of mis-declared goods loaded on a truck under the garb of iron scrap worth Rs20 millions involving customs duty and taxes of Rs 6.7 million. Besides they impounded a carrier truck worth Rs 3.5 million under section 157(2) of the Customs act 1969 which ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes smuggled coconut worth Rs5m

Faisalabad ASO seizes foreign origin new auto parts copy

FAISALABAD: The Anti Smuggling Organiation (ASO) team during an ongoing anti-smuggling drive initiated on directions of Member Customs (Operations) Jawwad Awais Agha raided a godown at Jhang road Faisalabad and recovered a huge quantity of foreign origin coconut 440 bags Indian origin worth Rs 5 million, involving customs duty and taxes to the tune of Rs 3.5 million. According to details, ... Read More »

Govt should stop Maersk, QICT from taking extra demurrage, detention charges: Advocate Farhan

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FAISALABAD: Government of Pakistan should stop M/s Maersk Pakistan Pvt Ltd and Qasim International Containers Terminal (QICT) from taking extra demurrage and detention charges to clear legally imported consignments. Advocate Muhammad Farhan associated with District Court Faisalabad told Customs Today in an interview that Maersk Pakistan and QICT violated SRO 1220 and Section 14A of Customs Act 1969 by taking ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU seizes merchandise items worth Rs5.3m

Faisalabad Customs Appraisement collects Rs7656 384m in eight months

FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation detained huge quantity of foreign origin general merchandise goods worth Rs2.9 million near Jhal Chakian. Sources told Customs Today, Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat received information from an informer that huge quantity of foreign origin smuggled and non-customs paid goods will be smuggled through jurisdiction. Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat informed his field ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I seizes smuggled dry coconut worth Rs21m

Faisalabad I I seizes smuggled dry coconut worth Rs21m

FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation confiscated foreign origin dry coconut, 19688 kilograms, worth Rs 21 million during checking at Bhawana city. Sources told Customs Today that on the directions of Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat, Superintendent Muhammad Tahir iqbal constituted a team under the supervision of Intelligence Officer Mansoor Nasir to conduct checking near at Bhawana city. The ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs expresses solidarity with Kashmiris

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FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Collector Mirza Mibashir Baig and his staff showed solidarity with Kashmiri people at Customs House. All the officers and officials of Faisalabad Customs remained out of the office building from 12 pm  to 12:30 pm in front of Faisalabad Dry Port Trust FDPT gate were played on the occasion. Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig expressed sorrow over ... Read More »

Chief Collector Enforcement Zeba Hai Azhar assures to resolve issues of businessmen

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FAISALABAD: The Chief Collector Central Region Zeba Hai Azhar said that business community was playing key role in the development of the local economy and steps would be taken to address the key issues of trade and industry. She said this while addressing a delegation of Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry during meeting at Faisalabad Dry Port Trust FDPT. ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU impounds non-duty paid Hino truck

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SARGODHA: The Customs Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) Sargodha has impounded foreign origin non customs paid Hino truck worth Rs2.8 million. Sources told Customs Today that FIU team intercepted a Hino truck bearing registration no: KWS 15-497 near Bypass Chowk Sargodha. The FIU team checked the vehicle’s documents which includes registration copy and other documents, which found as bogus.. The Superintendent ... Read More »

Mianwali ASO seizes smuggled drilling machine worth Rs9.5m

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MIANWALI: Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized foreign origin drilling machine worth Rs 9.5 million  The ASO team  also confiscated Hino truck under section 157 of the Customs Act 1969 which was being used for smuggling. As per details ASO has intercepted Hnio truck bearing registration no TKQ-465 near Toll Plaza M M Alam Road district Mianwali and recovered foreign origin drilling ... Read More »

Faisalabad BTB sends notices to 1500 tax evaders

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FAISALABAD: The Regional Tax Office Faisalabad of Broadening of Tax Base BTB Zone Commissioner Muhammad Saleem has sent nearly 1500 notices to potential tax evaders whose income is taxable but avoiding filing Income tax returns despite several notices issued to them. According to sources the BTB operations wing Commissioner issued notices to 1500 non Filers who purchased precious lands drew ... Read More »

Deputy Collector Aneeqa Afzal transfers seven employees

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FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Deputy Collector Aneeqa Afzal issued orders to transfer seven employees including five superintendents and two principal appraisers with immediate effect. According to the details, Superintendent Abdul Shakoor transferred to Faisalabad International Airport from Dry port Multan export terminal while Superintendent Muhammad Shoaib reshuffled from Import branch to Air Freight Unit Faisalabad to Export oriented Unit EOU ... Read More »

ADC Asma directs to release goods after payment of fine

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FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Asma Hameed has issued an Order in Original (ONO) in favor of the Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Jhang on 16-08.2019. According to the details, ASO Jhang has confiscated foreign origin poppy seed 2500 kilograms, foreign origin Kaju 900 kilograms imported from Iran. The ASO team carried out a raid near at Faisalabad road ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs staff to perform duties at airport during Eid holidays

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FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs finalized Eid holidays plan and assigned duties in this regard. The government has declared four days official holidays from August 11 to August 15. Assistant Collector Shah Samad Hamdani told Customs Today that officers and staff of Faisalabad International Airport will perform their duties as per routine and both the traffic and cargo side will be ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I seizes dental chair worth Rs1m

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FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation has impounded a Mazda truck loaded with dental chair worth Rs 1 million during an action. Official sources told Customs Today that the Customs I&I staff intercepted a Mazda truck bearing registration no: LEI-18-5719 on Jhang Road during surveillance. During checking of vehicle the team recovered foreign origin dental chair 6 pieces and ... Read More »