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Customs Preventive recovers NDP cloth worth Rs30m from Misri Shah

Ahmad Rauf

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive anti-smuggling squad recovered huge quantity of non-duty paid cloth dumped in a godown located in Misri Shah. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ahmad Rauf received credible information that huge quantity of non-duty paid cloth is dumped in godown. He directed Additional Collector Mohammad Ishfaq and Deputy Collector Hassan Farid to take action against non-duty ... Read More »

Collector Appraisement Amjadur Rehman transfers nine employees


LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Collector Amjad-ur-Rehman issued order for transfer and posting of nine employees with immediate effect and until further orders: Details are as under:- Upper Division Clerk Mohammad Saleem Iqbal Manj is transferred from CFS (NLC) dryport to LDP (FTO Law Branch). Upper Division clerk Ms. Kanwal Naz wife of Atif Mahmood (late) is transferred from LDP ... Read More »

Collector Preventive Ahmad Rauf transfers 36 superintendents, appraisers & inspectors


LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive Collector Ahmad Rauf undertaken large scale posting and transfers 36 officials which includes superintendents, appraisers and inspectors with immediate effect and until further orders:-     Read More »

Chaudhry Mills case: NAB court extends Maryam, Yousaf’s judicial remand for 14 days


LAHORE: Accountability court on Wednesday has extended judicial remand of Maryam Nawaz and managing director at Sharif Group of Industries and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s nephew Yousaf Abbas for 14 days in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. During the hearing headed by duty judge Jawad-ul-Hassan, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) requested to extend judicial remand of Maryam Nawaz and Yousaf Abbas. ... Read More »

ANF court extends Rana Sanaullah’s judicial remand till Oct 18


LAHORE: An anti-narcotics court in Lahore on Wednesday extended the judicial remand of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Punjab President Rana Sanaullah till October 18 in a heroin smuggling case. The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) submitted a petition in the court to indict Sanaullah and his accomplices in the said case. To which, the court issued a notice to defense counsel and ... Read More »

Customs Preventive recovers smuggled goods from two trucks


LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive team foiled bid to smuggle huge quantity of non-duty paid good and cloth from two trucks. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Ahmad Rauf received credible information that huge quantity of non-duty paid goods will be smuggled to Lahore from different locations. He immediately directed Additional Collector Muhammad Ashfaq and Deputy Collector Hassan Farid to ... Read More »

Customs I&I to hold auction of 12 non-duty paid vehicles on Oct 15


ISLAMABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation announced auction of vehicles to be held on October 15, 2019 at State Warehouse of the directorate. According to the details 12 non-duty paid vehicles will be offered for bidding. Details are as under:- BMW Car 745i, Model 2003, Chassis No. WBAGL22000DP38322, Honda Accord Car CL-9, Model 2002, Chassis No. CL9-1000417, Toyota Mark-X ... Read More »

PTCL, LDA sign MoU for beautification of underpasses in Lahore


LAHORE: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Lahore Development Authority (LDA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the beautification and renovation of 19 underpasses in Lahore under the Prime Minister’s vision. The MoU was signed by Muhammad Usman Moazzam, Director General, LDA and Syed Mazhar Hussain, Chief Human Resource Officer, PTCL, at the office of the Chief Minister in ... Read More »

NAB to grill Shehbaz Sharif at his residence tomorrow

Shahbaz Sharif

LAHORE: A combined investigation team (CIT) of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore on October 8 will interrogate Opposition Leader in the National Assembly (NA) Shahbaz Sharif at his residence in the Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) scam and income beyond means investigation. According to sources familiar with the matter, Sharif has been informed by the accountability watchdog and a ... Read More »

Accountability Court adjourns bail application of Khawaja brothers till Oct 14 


LAHORE: An accountability court on Saturday adjourned the hearing regarding bail petition of Khawaja Saad Rafique and Salman Rafique in the Paragon reference till October 14. The court proceeding was conducted by Accountability Court Judge Jawad-ul- Hassan. National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutors Hafiz Ather Awan and Ali Tipu Khan appeared in the court while from the side of Khawaja brothers ... Read More »

Rs460m transferred to companies owned by Shehbaz’s sons: NAB


LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday submitted in an accountability court a report regarding the investigation of suspect Shoaib Qamar in a case pertaining to accumulating assets beyond means against the Sharif family. According to the report, an amount of Rs460 million was transferred to the companies owned by National Assembly Opposition Leader Shehbaz Sharif’s sons, Hamza Shehbaz ... Read More »

NAB needs Saudi-styled powers to recover looted money: NAB chief Javed Iqbal


LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal said that if he is given the powers, which are available to the anti-corruption authorities in Saudi Arabia, he can bring back all the looted money back to Pakistan in the shortest possible time. “The Saudi authorities took four weeks to recover the looted wealth and he would accomplish the ... Read More »

Punjab to launch ePay mobile app


LAHORE: The Punjab government is set to launch ePay, a mobile application, on Friday for all business-to-government (B2G) and public-to-government (P2G) payments in order to facilitate the public and improve country’s revenue collection through easy payment solution. According to media, the application has been jointly developed by the Punjab Finance Department and the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB), said Provincial ... Read More »

Reserve the right to weed out corruption, mistakes likely, process necessary: Chairman NAB


LAHORE: Chairman of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Justice retd. Javed Iqbal addressing an event today said that the institute was working diligently to rid the country from the menace of corruption, according to media on Thursday. Participating in a ceremony organised by King Edward Medical University (KEMU), the NAB chairman said corruption was the root cause of all evils ... Read More »

NAB court extends Hamza Shahbaz’s remand till Oct 16


LAHORE: An Accountability Court (AC) on Wednesday has extended judicial remand of Leader of the Opposition in Punjab Assembly Hamza Shahbaz for 14 days in assets beyond income case. During the hearing, the court has directed National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to re-produce the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader on October 16. Previously, NAB investigation officer told the court that his ... Read More »

Income support levy: LHC directs FBR to decide Maryam’s appeal in 30 days


LAHORE: The Lahore High Court directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to decide PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz’s application against a notice for recovery of income support levy within 30 days. Justice Ayesha A Malik was hearing a miscellaneous application filed by the PML-N leader in the main petition challenging a notice demanding over Rs 1.257 million as income ... Read More »

Maryam’s bail plea: LHC directs NAB to submit reply till Oct 14


LAHORE: A two-member bench of Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday has conducted hearing on the bail plea of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice president Maryam Nawaz in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. During the proceedings headed by Justice Ali Baqir Najfi, the court has directed National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to submit its reply till October 14. Earlier, Maryam Nawaz had ... Read More »

Appraisement Lahore to remain functional today till 11pm for collection of duty & taxes


LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement Mughalpura Dryport Collector Amjadur Rehman ordered that Appraisement Lahore field offices working within the jurisdiction shall remain open till 11 pm on 30.9.2019 for collection of duty and taxes. All principal appraisers, superintendents, appraisers, inspectors, clerical and class-IV shall not leave office without the prior approval of their respective supervisory officers. Appraisement staff is also ... Read More »

Salman Shehbaz’s property seized, NAB informs court


LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) informed an accountability court on Monday that the property of Opposition Leader Shehbaz Sharif’s son Salman Shehbaz has been seized over his no-show despite repeated summons in a money laundering case. Accountability Judge Ameer Muhammad was seized with the hearing of the case. A NAB prosecutor informed the court that the bureau had seized ... Read More »

Maryam Nawaz approaches LHC against her arrest by NAB


LAHORE: Vice president Maryam Nawaz on Monday has moved Lahore High Court (LHC) against her arrest by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. The petition claimed that Maryam Nawaz is being subjected to political revenge and that the anti-corruption watch dog has not found single evidence against her. She further requested the court to release her ... Read More »