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Multan Customs reshuffles 24 employees at various positions

Lahore Intelligence Director Saud Imran

MULTAN: The Customs Collectorate has reshuffled about 24 different employees including superintendent, inspectors and sepoys with immediate effect. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Collector Saad Ata Rabbani Multan Headquarter issued notification about transfer and posting of various employees within Collectorate according to their requirement. Superintendent BS-16 Habibur Rehman has been transferred from Multan International Airport (Traffic ) to Anti-Smuggling ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs seizes 225 non-duty-paid mobiles

225 non duty paid Samsung cell phones

PESHAWAR: The Anti-Smuggling Division of Peshawar Customs has seized 225 non-duty-paid cell phones worth million of rupees. The huge quantity of Samsung mobiles were recovered by the Peshawar Model Customs Collectorate’s Mobile Squad 2. Previously, the Directorate of Customs Intelligence & Investigation (I&I) Peshawar detained 870 assorted mobile phones found in bags/cartons unattended at the luggage conveyor belt. The value ... Read More »

Faisalabad customs to auction non-duty-paid vehicles & goods on 27th


FAISALABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate will hold an auction of impounded vehicles and other smuggling goods on April 27. About 86 different lots of seized goods including 13 vehicles and other confiscated items will be presented for auction. All these vehicles and goods were impounded by the Customs Anti-Smuggling Organizations and Field Investigation Units Sargodha, Mianwali, Jhang, and ASO Sara-e- ... Read More »

Multan Customs Intelligence generates Rs3.14m through auction


MULTAN: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Range Office has generated Rs3.14 million through auction of confiscated goods and vehicles . According to the details, Customs Intelligence held public auction of confiscated goods and vehicles lying in the warehouse of Customs Intelligence. Auction was held in the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Range office located at the Raja Pur Khanewal Road ... Read More »

Sadiqabad FIU seizes smuggled auto parts during crackdown


FAISALABAD: The Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) Customs Intelligence and Investigations has recovered foreign origin miscellaneous auto parts worth Rs 4,300,000 involving customs duty and taxes of Rs975,800 during crackdown. Sources informed Customs Today, that Directorate of Customs Intelligence Assistant Director Ittrat Hussain received a tip off about some smuggling attempts. He formed a raiding team. The customs team intercepted a ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes 490 kg of smuggled ladies printed cloths


FAISALABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Faisalabad has seized foreign origin (F/O) ladies suiting printed cloths measured 490 kg besides impounding a Toyota Corolla Car Altas. The market value of the items is Rs02.8million involving customs duty and taxes of Rs149893. On a tip-off conveyed to the Faisalabad Anti-Smuggling Organization regarding the smuggling, the authorities constituted a raiding team comprising Dilawar ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes goods valued Rs15.1m in third week of April

Faisalabad ASO seizes goods valued Rs15 1m in third week of April copy

FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization seized miscellaneous goods worth Rs15.1million in different operations during third week of April of Fiscal Year 217-18. Sources told Customs Today that under the supervision of Deputy Collector Muhammad Rizwan, the ASO team conducted various raids against the smugglers to curb the illegal business. The ASO team, participating in these seizure operations, consisted of Superintendent ... Read More »

‘FBR chairman for focusing on unrecovered revenues’

Chairman FBR holds press moot on important issues today

QUETTA: The customs Quetta collectorate as well as other model collectorates of the country must focus on unrecovered revenues and speed up efforts to get them to meet the assigned target for current month April 2016-17 as well as the assigned target for fourth quarter (April to June) of Financial Year 2016-17. According to Dr. Saeed Jadoon, Collector Quetta, Chairman ... Read More »

FBR approves promotion of Khalid Javed as inspector


FAISALABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue ( FBR ) has promoted Khalid Javed Inland Revenue Service officers of ( BS-16 ), as a inspector on regular basis with immediate effect. According to a notification issued by Secretary (Mgt-IR-IV) Amir Rehman, it said, FBR department promotion committee held for to the post of Inland Revenue officer (BS-16), and recommended for promotion ... Read More »

Call to go hard on unregistered petrol dealers to stop smuggling


PESHAWAR: The Customs Department must go hard on the unregistered dealers of petroleum who facilitate the unregistered petrol units in order to stop the sale of smuggled petrol at various districts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The local owners of petrol pumps have expressed worries about the sale and purchase of petroleum at unauthorized units in D I Khan, Waziristan and ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes foreign origin new auto parts

Faisalabad ASO seizes foreign origin new auto parts copy

FAISALABAD: The Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized 3000 kilograms foreign origin new auto parts. The market value of the seized auto parts is Rs3210325 involving customs duty and taxes Rs181321. Sources told to Customs Today, that Collector Customs Muhammad Sadiq received information regarding smuggling of foreign origin new auto parts. Soon after receiving the information, he constituted a raiding ... Read More »

Torkham Customs Station lacks basic facilities


PESHAWAR: Despite contributing billions of rupees to the national revenue in the head of import and export between Pakistan and Afghanistan, the Custom Clearing Agents, Torkham chapter, is still lacking basic facilities at the Custom Station. Talking to Customs Today, President of the Custom Clearing Agents Association Hayatullah said they lack internet system, online banking system, parking lots and water ... Read More »

NAB begins probe against Pak Kor Bio Organic Company


MULTAN: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Multan has started an inquiry against Pak Kor Bio Organic Company on allegations of cheating people. According to details, NAB Multan received more than 30 complaints from general public alleging that officials of Pak Kor Bio Organic Company lured people on the pretext of providing them pesticides through franchise business, NAB Multan spokesman said in ... Read More »

Multan Customs seizes non duty paid mobile phones, goods worth Rs 1.5m from airport

Lahore Intelligence Director Saud Imran

MULTAN: Customs authorities have foiled an attempt to smuggle cell phones and goods worth Rs 1.5 million at Multan International Airport. As per details, Customs authorities received credible information from their source that a smuggling attempt would be made from Multan International Airport. Assistant Collector Muhammad Ikram enhanced scrutiny of goods to thwart any possible attempt and directed his staff ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes non duty paid ceramic tiles


FAISALABAD: The Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized ceramic tiles worth Rs104516, involving duty and taxes to the tune of Rs80,034. According to sources of Customs Today Collector Muhammad Sadiq on tip off directed the ASO team to conduct operation on godown of Sethi Marbles. During the search operation, customs officials 283 square meters of ceramic tiles worth Rs1,04,516 from ... Read More »

Zulfiqar Younus assumes charge as Director of Faisalabad Customs I&I

Collector Dr. Zulfiqar Younis

ISLAMABAD: Zulfiqar Younus, a Pakistan Customs Service officer of BS-20, has assumed charge as Director, Directorate of Intelligence & Investigation-FBR. The officer, pursuing the Board’s Notification No.1176-C-I/2017 dated 10.04.2017, relinquished the charge of the post of Director, Directorate of Intelligence & Investigation-FBR, Regional Office, Lahore with effect from April 12 and took charge of the post of Director, Directorate of ... Read More »

Peshawar BWH receives Rs87.86m all duty taxes & surcharges during 15 days of April

Tax Revenue

PESHAWAR: The Bonded Ware House Peshawar collected Rs87.86million All Duty Taxes and Surcharges during the 1st April to 15th April Financial Year 2016-17. According to Model Customs Collectorate Peshawar, the performance of Bonded Ware House is looking good during initial 15 days of April. During said period, the BWH collected Rs30.93million Customs Duty whereas the BWH collected Rs1.21million Withholding Surcharges. ... Read More »

Mianwali ASO impounds abandoned Toyota car


FAISALABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organization Mianwali impounded smuggled used Toyota car near Jandanwala district Bhakkar. Deputy Collector ASO Mainwali Muhammad Rizwan received a tip-off regarding the above said smuggled vehicle. Soon after receiving information, the ASO Mianwali formed a raiding team comprising Superintendent Choudhary Sardar Muhammad, Inspector Azhar Hussain Jafri and Sepoys Faiz Ahmed, Sher Ahmed, Muhammad Yousaf and Saifullah. The ... Read More »

Khushab FIU seizes 627 smuggled bags of peanuts


KHUSHAB: The Field Investigation Unit of Khushab has confiscated smuggled loaded trailer of foreign origin (F/O) groundnut worth Rs05.5million involving duty and taxes of Rs766304 during a road checking. The Field Investigation Unit (FIU) Khushab, following the directions of Assistant Director Ittrat Hussain, constituted different teams to foil smuggling attempts in the region. The FIU team, during road checking, impounded ... Read More »

Different depts impound 22 Non-Duty-Paid vehicles valued Rs27.5m


PESHAWAR: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Division (North) impounded 10 Non-Customs-Duty Paid vehicles, Customs Division Hazara did one NDP vehicle, Intelligence and Special Checking Squad Peshawar impounded four NDPs and Customs Division Kohat did seven NDP vehicles during March of Financial Year 2016-17. The total value of the seized NDP vehicles is Rs27.5million. During above said period, the Customs Anti-Smuggling Division Peshawar ... Read More »