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Mumtaz Khoso’s Customs Port Qasim records 18% extra revenue with Rs182.6b collection

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KARACHI: Model Customs Collectorate Port Qasim showed an excellent performance by generating Rs 182.6 billion as customs duty, collecting 18% extra amount as compared to last Financial Year 2017-18 target. According to details, MCC Port Qasim under the dynamic supervision of Mumtaz Ali Khoso collected Rs 182.6 billion in FY 2018-19 as compared to Rs155.3 billion collected in the Fiscal ... Read More »

PQA, SECP keep mum over dangerous developments at QICT

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KARACHI: The Qasim International Containers Terminal (QICT) has violated the agreement with Port Qasim Authority (PQA) by appointing Indian officials at key posts through a foreign holding company without the approval of the Ministry of Interior (MoI). Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) and PQA chairman Asad Rafi Chandna also failed to take any action against QICT senior officials ... Read More »

Evidence surfaces on PQA’s Asad Chandna involvement in multi-billion demurrage scam

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KARACHI: Documents have surfaced hinting at possible involvement of Port Qasim Authority (PQA) chairman Asad Rafi Chandna in the multi-billion demurrage and detention scam as his intentional inaction on the issue even after an agreement leads to suspect his full connivance with Qasim International Container Terminal (QICT) CEO Junaid Zamir in the whole scam. Credible source has provided Customs Today ... Read More »

PQA’s Asad Chandna, QICT’s Junaid Zamir work hand in glove to bleed importers?

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KARACHI: The Qasim International Containers Terminal (QICT) at Port Qasim is allegedly looting and bleeding the genuine importers of Pakistan. Importers question complicity of Port Qasim Authority’s chairman Asad Rafi Chandna and QICT CEO Junaid Zamir in country’s biggest demurrage and detention scam. Importers claim that these high-ups of PQA and QICT work hand in glove to allow illegal activities ... Read More »

‘Govt should stop blackmailing of Maersk, QICT to facilitate genuine importers’

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MULTAN: The government should regulate all shipping companies to stop them from demanding illegal demurrage and detention charges from importers on clearance of shipments. Blackmailing of shipping companies especially M/s Maersk Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd and M/s Qasim International Container terminal (QICT) is portraying negative image of the country. It was stated by Chairman All Pakistan Power Looms Association (APPLA) Abdul Khaliq Qandeel Ansari ... Read More »

‘NAB, FIA must take action against Maersk, QICT for collecting illegal demurrage, detention charges’

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MULTAN: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) should take strict action against M/s Maersk Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd and Qasim International Container Terminal for collecting illegal demurrage and detention charges to address complaints of importers. Collection of exorbitant demurrage and detention charges from genuine importers is spoiling business environment in the country. This was stated by Advocate Muhammad ... Read More »

Navy thwarts Indian submarine attempt, Port Qasim prone to incursion

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KARACHI: The Pakistan Navy (PN) thwarted an attempt by an Indian submarine to enter Pakistani territorial waters. But it is likely they could attack Karachi city and especially Port Qasim after two Indian Air Force MiG 21 aircraft were shot down by Pakistan Air Force, sources said. A section of media reported this morning that the Pakistan Navy thwarted an ... Read More »

Govt should conduct scrutiny of all Indians working at QICT: Musa Raza Gillani

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MULTAN: Government should conduct scrutiny of all foreigners including Indians working at Qasim International Container Terminal (QICT) to ensure national security. This was stated by auto importer Syed Hussain Musa Raza Gillani while talking to Customs Today about foreigners working without permission of Ministry of Interior (MOI). He said that illegal appointment of Indians at the Qasim International Container Terminal ... Read More »

Fearing arrest, two Indian spies flee Pakistan Port Qasim

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KARACHI: In a latest but crucial development, two Indian ‘spies’ have fled from Pakistan’s Port Qasim who were illegally appointed at the port through a holding company of the QICT without the approval of the Ministry of Interior. Experts say these spies were working at the QICT to run their network like Kulbhushan Jadhav who was caught by Pakistani Army ... Read More »

Night navigation system for large vessels launched at Port Qasim

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KARACHI: Night navigation system for the large vessels has been launched at Port Qasim for the very first time in the history of Pakistan. The said goal is one of the major milestones that has been achieved by the ministry only in the matter of five months. “I am thankful to God and my team that has made it possible”, ... Read More »

NAB asked to probe Maersk Pakistan, PIL in multi-billion demurrage & detention scam

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KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has received an application against M/s Maersk Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd and also against Pacific International Lines (PIL) and its agents in Pakistan, M/s Pacific Delta Shipping (Pvt) Ltd in a mega scam of demurrage and detention worth billions. The complaint received by the NAB demanded legal action for recoveries of amounts looted and recovering ... Read More »

NAB asked to probe Habibullah link with QICT / DP World in parking billions of rupees black money

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KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has received a complaint seeking probe to ascertain link of Habibullah Khan with Qasim International Container Terminal (QICT) / DP World in parking billions of rupees black money. A local newspaper reported that Habibullah Khan recently declared liquid assets of $1.25 billion outside of Pakistan in the single largest Amnesty declaration in the South ... Read More »

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Port Qasim collects Rs18.493b against target of Rs18,792b in Feb, witnesses shortfall of Rs299.17m

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KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate Port Muhammad Bin Qasim has collected the revenue amounting to Rs 18493.56 million in share of different heads including Customs Duty (CD), Sales Tax (ST), Federal Excise Duty (FED) and Income Tax (IT) in the month of February-2015 against its set target of Rs 18792.73 million with the shortfall of Rs 299.17 million in terms ... Read More »

Port Qasim handles 69,429 tonnes of cargo in 24 hours

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KARACHI: Shipping activity remained active at Port Qasim where four ships carrying containers, rice and chemical berthed at the Qasim International Containers Terminal, FAP Terminal and Engro Vopak Terminal, respectively. Meanwhile, four more ships carrying containers and edible oil also arrived at the outer anchorage of Port Qasim during the last 24 hours. Berth occupancy was 65% at the port ... Read More »

Port Qasim witnesses heavy traffic, 85pc berths occupied

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KARACHI:  Shipping activity remained active at Port Qasim where four ships carrying containers, cement and edible oil berthed at Qasim International Containers Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal and Liquid Cargo Terminal respectively, port sources said here Monday. Four more ships carrying containers and chemical also arrived at the outer anchorage of Port Qasim during the last 24 hours. Berth occupancy was ... Read More »

NA committee to take up Port Qasim issues with authorities today

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ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Ports and Shipping will take up the issues confronted by exporters and importers at Port Qasim with authorities today. The committee will also discuss PQA’s development plan as well as issues faced by the administration in running the day to day operation of the port. A well placed source at Ministry of Ports ... Read More »

Port Qasim witnesses heavy traffic, berth occupancy left to 55pc

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KARACHI: Six ships carrying containers, chemical, furnace oil and edible oil berthed at Qasim international Containers Terminal, multi Purpose Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal, FOTCO Terminal and Liquid Cargo Terminal respectively. Meanwhile, five more ships carrying containers, LPF Mix and edible oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours. Berth occupancy was 55% at the port ... Read More »

Port Qasim witnesses heavy traffic, berth occupancy left to 55pc

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KARACHI: Six ships carrying containers, chemical, furnace oil and edible oil berthed at Qasim international Containers Terminal, multi Purpose Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal, FOTCO Terminal and Liquid Cargo Terminal respectively. Meanwhile, five more ships carrying containers, LPF Mix and edible oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours. Berth occupancy was 55% at the port ... Read More »

Port Qasim handles 96774 tons cargo in 24hrs

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KARACHI: Four ships C.V CMA CGM Balzac, C.V Delmas Swala, C.V Maersk Denver and M.T Atlantic Miracle carrying containers and chemicals were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal and Engro Vopak Terminal respectively at Port Qasim on Wednesday, port sources said here on Thursday. Meanwhile three more ships M.T Al-Salam-II, M.T Lahore and M.T Lumphini Park carrying diesel oil ... Read More »