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Multan Customs l&I launches operation against illicit tobacco & cigarettes


MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) directed all Customs Collectorates and Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation countrywide to launch joint operation against illicit tobacco and cigarettes. Sources told Customs Today that Federal Board of Revenue extended invitation to join the RITEP concentrated operation from Regional intelligence Liaison officer Byung Yoo from South Korea. The RILO AP and Australian ... Read More »

Gwadar Customs seizes luxury tyres, mudguards worth Rs9m on Wednesday

Customs Gwadar seizes 30 000 liter of Iranian diesel

GAWADAR: The Customs Collectorate seized huge quantity of luxury cars tyres and mudguards worth Rs9 million on Wednesday morning. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Collector Gwadar Junaid Mehmood received secret information that some smugglers are trying to smuggle luxury cars tyres and mud guards from Gwadar to Sindh. He constituted a raiding team of the Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) ... Read More »

Sargodha FIU impounds non duty paid Mazda truck


SARGODHA: The Field Investigation Unit (FIU) of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation impounded a non-duty paid Mazda truck bearing registration no LSB-8274 model 1989 worth Rs5.5 million involving customs duty and taxes to the tune of Rs2.5 million. Sources told to Customs Today that Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat received information about some non-customs paid vehicles are plying on the ... Read More »

Multan RTO collects Rs35.63m under tax amnesty scheme

Multan RTO collects Rs6 24b during the month of April copy

MULTAN: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Regional Tax Office (RTO) collected Rs35.63 million under the head of tax amnesty scheme so far. Sources told Customs Today, that the Federal Board of Revenue managed to collect almost Rs35.63 million taxes under the money whitening scheme in the Regional Tax Office Multan. Sources told that this scheme is introduced to expand ... Read More »

Pak-Afghan Torkham border remains closed during Eid holidays

Torkham Border Trade

TORKHAM: The Pak-Afghan Torkham border remained closed for imports or exports during Eid holidays. According to details told by official sources of Pak-Afghan International Border (Torkham) that all the vigilance squads worked properly during Eid holidays while DCs and ACs also conducted surprise visits for checking of staff during holidays. The sources told that Torkham Customs staff cleared imports and ... Read More »

Sarai Muhajir ASO seizes non customs paid goods

ASO Islamabad impounds 114 vehicles other items valued at Rs300m copy

SARAI MUHAJIR: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has seized huge quantity of foreign origin non customs paid goods worth Rs 990720 involving customs duty and taxes of Rs 244455. Sources informed Customs Today that an ASO team under the supervision of Superintendent Choudhary Muhammad Sardar thwarted many attempts of smuggling. During a routine checking, the ASO team intercepted trailer near Sarai ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I impounds non-duty paid Honda City

Honda Civic

FAISALABAD: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation seized a non- duty paid Honda City car worth Rs 2.5 million involving duty and taxes to the tune of Rs 1.5 million during road checking here. Sources told Customs Today that the customs officials received secret information that a non-customs paid Honda City car bearing registration number LRL 2545 is plying on roads ... Read More »

Corruption by Principal Appraiser Dost must be leveled by fair investigations: Advocate Jaffar Qazi


PESHAWAR: Advocate Jaffar Ali Qazi said the issue of good governance has again surfaces in the customs department of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) as the high ups are protecting the ‘corrupt’ officials. While talking TO Customs Today on Monday at Peshawar, he said corruption in customs seriously hinders the flow of domestic and international business, adding that corruption of Principal ... Read More »

Quetta Customs foils bid to smuggle NDP mobile phones worth Rs6.50m

Quetta Customs seizes 0 12m litre diesel worth Rs8 1m copy

QUETTA: The Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) foiled a bid to smuggle non-duty paid mobile phones worth Rs 6.50 million during checking. Sources told Customs Today on Monday morning that Director Customs Intelligence and Investigation Quetta Muhammad Akram Chaudhary received a tip-off that some smugglers are trying to smuggle non duty paid mobile phones, from Quetta to Karachi. ... Read More »

Faisalabad Adjudication declares seizure of non customs paid vehicle as legal

toyota corolla

FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication Deputy Collector Saima Ayaz  decided a case of non duty paid Toyota Corolla car and issued Order-in-Original (ONO) No 71/2018 in favor of Sargodha Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO). Sources told Customs Today that Sargodha ASO during routine checking impounded a Toyota Corolla car bearing registration no HD 474 worth Rs 8,28,160 and asked owner Haider Ali to ... Read More »

Gwadar Customs seized huge quantity of smuggled medicines & accessories worth Rs10.25m

Gwadar Customs surpasses revenue collection to Rs3947 385m copy

  GWADAR: The Customs Collectorate seized huge quantity of illegal medicines and medical accessories worth Rs 10.25 million. Sources told Customs Today on Monday that deputy collector Gwadar received secret information that some smugglers are trying to smuggle ban medicines and medical accessories from Gwadar to Karachi. After receiving this information, he constituted a raiding team under the supervision of ... Read More »

PLGMEA express concerns over issuance of SRO-1067

Denmark optimistic for a come-back in poultry exports

SIALKOT: Chairman Pakistan Leather Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PLGMEA) Hassan Ali Bhatti has expressed grave concern over issuance of the  SRO-1067 dated 20.10.2017 2017 through which Animal Quarantine Department of Ministry of National Food Security and Research has imposed quarantine requirements for the majority of food items and raw hide &skin to be consumed in Pakistan. In a statement ... Read More »

Quetta Customs will remain vigilant with greater coordination among border agencies: Collector Ashraf Ali

Ashraf Ali

QUETTA: The existing environment demands customs department to remain vigilant and vibrant along with developing regulatory efficiency and effectiveness through greater coordination among border agencies. These views were expressed by Collector Ashraf Ali while talking to Customs Today. Collector Ashraf  said that MCC Quetta is showing massive growth in revenue and surpassing revenue collection target during first 11 months. Answering a ... Read More »

Collector Ashraf distributes work among two additional collectors


QUETTA: The Collector Customs Collectorate distributed work among two customs officers with immediate effect. Customs Collectorate that Ashraf Ali Collector Quetta through an office order no.01/2017-ADMN have distributed work to Additional Collector-I Samiul Haq to look after Customs House Chaman, Customs House Taftan, NLC dry port/ Railway dry port including head quarter, admin branch, Confidential branch, Customs branch, General branch, ... Read More »

Multan Customs generates Rs5.5m from auction of NDP vehicles, goods

Multan Customs generates Rs5 5m from auction of NDP vehicles goods copy

MULTAN: The Customs Collectorate generated Rs.5.5 million from auction of confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods. According to details, Multan Customs conducted auction for the disposal of  confiscated vehicles and miscellaneous goods. Multan Customs offered five various lots of confiscated vehicles for public sale including Toyota Land Cruiser TX Prado jeep, Suzuki Alto, Nissan oil tanker (empty) and others. Only two ... Read More »

Multan Customs Intelligence forms anti-smuggling squads


MULTAN: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation –FBR has assigned special duties to employees for anti-smuggling operations on the occasion of Eid-ul- Fitr. According to details, Deputy Director of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Khial Muhammad Khan deployed their employees in the Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) to restrain any attempt of smuggling. Smugglers will try to transport smuggled goods and ... Read More »

Collector Mubashir Baig extends Eid greetings to customs staff


FAISALABAD: The Collector Custom Collectorate Mirza Mubashir Baig has extended greetings to all Muslim and entire customs staff also business community of the country on the occasion of Eidul Fitr. Talking with Customs Today, the collector extended his best wishes for a joyful Eid and said that the event reminded us the religious and moral duty to share our God ... Read More »

Multan Customs assigns special duties on Eid


MULTAN: The Customs Collectorate has assigned special duties to employees at Customs House during Eid-ul- Fitr holidays. The administration branch of the Collectorate has finalized duty charts of officials for holidays of Eid-ul-Fitr. The Collectorate has assigned duties to customs employees in nine shifts at Customs House to run their necessary operations. Four employees will perform their responsibilities during the ... Read More »

Sargodha ASO seizes Indian origin species worth Rs7m

About 64 offending & NDP vehicles worth Rs104 5m impounded by Peshawar ASO during August copy

SARGODHA: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized a truck loaded with Indian zeera, dry garlic and vehicle worth Rs 7 million involving duty and taxes to the tune of Rs 3.1 million on Thursday. Assistant Collector Shah Samad Hamadani told Customs Today that he received information that some smugglers would try to smuggle huge quantity of Indian origin species. The assistant ... Read More »

Multan Customs reshuffles superintendents, inspectors


MULTAN: The Customs Collectorate has reshuffled 13 employees including superintendents, inspectors and others with immediate effect. According to details, Deputy Collector Customs (Headquarters) Saqibur Rehman has reshuffled employees of the Collectorate to get fruitful results in their assigned tasks. Deputy Collector Saqib-ur- Rehman transferred Superintendent Hassan Muhammad to Anti-Smuggling Organization from Rebate & Refund branch and Stateware House of Customs ... Read More »