News Clipping - Archives June 2017


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE: June 17, 2017

DAWN NEWS

Large-scale manufacturing jumped 10pc in April

Ogra rubber-stamps gas schemes to please lawmakers

Phase II of RYK industrial estate to be complete soon

Sindh Assembly approves ‘tax-free’ budget of over Rs1.043 trillion

THE NEWS

Abu Dhabi mosque renamed ‘Mary, mother of Jesus’ in harmony bid

FPCCI stresses on effective strategy to attract Chinese investment

Customs collects Rs1.004trln ahead of fiscal year-end

FBR mulls freezing bank accounts to recover outstanding taxes

Bank lending to small firms rises 31.5 percent in 2016

LSM registers 5.58pc growth in July- April

Pak businessmen sign four MoUs with Lebanese chambers

Fresh currency notes receive overwhelming response

Hurdles in consignments’ clearance identified

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B RECORDER

IMF sees favourable outlook for economy

MCC (Appraisement) collects Rs1.004trn in 2nd week of June

FCCI R&D cell to be reorganized

Budget approval sans opposition

Investor-friendly Punjab

Discos’ consumers: CPPA proposes Rs1.90/unit refund for May

DAILY JANG

Electric tariff likely to reduce Rs 1.90 paisa per unit

In 1st day of the last fortnight of fiscal year two times more tax collected Chairman FBR 

DAILY EXPRESS

Fuel adjustment electric tariff likely to reduce by Rs 1.89 per unit

To generate electricity dependence on expensive means continued

Instruction to call back trade officers on poor performance

GAS SUPPLY CLOSURE EVERY SUNDAY INDUSTRIAL AND CAPTIVE POWER


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE: June 16, 2017

DAWN NEWS

Reserves fall by $358m

PHMA deplores meagre allocation for duty drawbacks

Govt to revise trade policy

US investors disappointed by federal budget

China should invest in local SMEs: FPCCI

THE NEWS

Nobody can prove financial irregularity against govt: Dar

Gang busted for attempting to steal Rs18.12 billion from Abu Dhabi bank

Putting the economy first

Vulnerable workers

Banks demand government to abolish super tax

American investors concerned over lack of taxation measures

China asked to help modernize Pakistan’s SME sector

Forex reserves fall to $20.15bln

Govt must simplify laws to document small traders, manufacturers

B RECORDER

Rising external debt payments: FX reserves decline over $1.6 billion in two weeks

‘Country to suffer at least $360 millions losses during Eid holidays’

Eid likely on June 26

PBA asks FBR to either abolish Super Tax or reduce rate to 3 Percent

FCCI, ICAP hold post-budget seminar

Chinese businessmen can help boost SMEs through joint ventures: FPCCI

PHMA hails cut in ST on raw material supplies

DAILY JANG

Decline in foreign reserves continued

Tax depositors facing with immense difficulties in depositing tax in customs house during Ramzan

Economic policies must be helpful for investment ABC

FBR collected revenue of last years with in 111/2 months

DAILY EXPRESS

Exports will get boost though fair in China Pakistan consular

American business council raised various objections on budget imitative

Lahore chamber expressed reservations on SRO 349

Foreign exchange reserves declined in 1 week by 41 crore dollar

Govt to revisit trade policy


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE: June 02, 2017

DAWN NEWS

Minimum fitrana fixed at Rs100

Reserves rise $763m

‘India should not be afraid of CPEC’

OICCI workshop

Power consumers to get a refund of Rs1.96 per unit this month

THE NEWS

Senate panel rejects continuation of Super Tax

Pakistan can be part of G-20 by 2030, claims Dar

FBR disallows refund against withholding tax on property sale

Cotton output feared to fall short of 2mln bales against this year’s target

Forex reserves increase to $21.77 billion

LCCI seeks expansion in tax base

B RECORDER

Punjab budget today

High earning companies, individuals: Senate body rejects proposed extension in super tax

Foreign investors repatriate $1.5 billion in July-April

Government will not demonetize Rs 5,000 note: Dar

Anti-dumping cases of NTC: LHC dismisses 77 petitions of Importers

Traders perturbed over frequent power outages

Reserves up by $763 million

FPCCI supports government’s measures to reduce trade deficit

APTMA jettisons federal budget

Majyd Aziz to attend ILO’s ILC in Geneva

Dubai ends 90-day tourist visas for Pakistanis

DAILY JANG

Violation of Supreme Court order heavy vehicles plying during restricted hours

Forex reserves increase to $21.77 billion

Sindh budget to be placed on 5th June finally decided

DAILY EXPRESS

Dubai ends 90-day tourist visas for Pakistanis

Reduction in POL price

Forex reserves increase to $21.77 billion

Unscheduled load sheeding factories to be shut down during Ramazan warned

Demands to evoke privatization agreement of KE

Value added textile sector declared budget disappointing