News Clipping - Archives October 2014


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 31 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Tax deadline

National Savings affairs

K-Electric billing

Hate speech at mosques

Indirect taxes

Export of eight items likely to grow

Reserves fall to $13.2bn

THE NEWS

Doing business gets tougher in Pakistan

New online FBR system: a conspiracy or mistake?

Nuts, fruits lower stroke risk!

‘Pakistan’s business environment on the mend’

‘Pakistani exporters being pushed to the wall’

K-Electric’s coal conversion plan likely to be shelved

Nisar nominated

Textile sector gas supply curb slammed

‘Textile exports’ decline affects value-added sector’

B RECORDER

World Bank Group report: Pakistan trying to facilitate business through electronic systems

PHMA seeks maximum support to reap GSP plus benefits

'Textile exports worth $2.5 billion at risk under uncertain energy supply'

GSP Plus status: German envoy urges private sector to take full advantage of facility

Complaints leading to FTO probe: tax men begin holding grudge against exporters

Tax Year 2014: FBR receives 136,000 IT returns, statements till October 30

AGP declares FBR's ITMS ineffective

Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves down $265 million

To avoid diversion of consignments to 'Red Channel': customs asks exporters to submit scanned documents along with GDs

Talks for setting up banking channels under way: Bilateral trade between Pakistan & Russia to go up: envoy

EPZA chief holds meeting of Customs Authorities

Filing of IT returns: FBR likely to grant 15-day extension

Power tariff: audit firms confirmoverbilling

DAILY EXPRESS

Reserves fall to $13.2bn 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 30 2014

DAWN NEWS

Substantial reduction likely in oil prices

ECC approves incentives for LNG users, 570,000 tonnes urea import

Ease of doing business in Pakistan slips

Three names shortlisted for WTO post

THE NEWS

Hypnotised man cheated in Dubai

ECC decides to levy 5pc GST on imported LNG

Pak-German trade forum launched

‘Pakistan modernising business environment’

B RECORDER

ECC may approve Textile Policy today

Making new trade agreements: government taking due diligence with any country, Senate told

Power tariff: PIAF seeks Prime Minister's help against frequent hikes

Computerised arms licenses: Nadra receives only 0.1 million verified applications

Unannounced loadshedding badly affecting small businesses

PSQCA warns firms selling substandard bottled water

Pakistan as an investment destination

Up to Rs 14 per litre cut in POL prices Likely

DAILY EXPRESS

POL prices likely to reduce up to rs 14 from 1st November

Status of Pakistans reduced in cost of doing business

TMA also demanded extension in filing of income tax return

EPZA chief meets customs collector

ABAD also pressurized FBR to extend date of fling of income tax return 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 29 2014

DAWN NEWS

GPti launched

Non-textile exports dip 17pc

Textile industry fears closure of units

Sick units

Dar unveils 14-point economic roadmap

Former SSGC chief allowed to travel Abroad

THE NEWS

Gas supply to textile units resumed

US, Pakistan to hold trade moot in Islamabad

POL prices likely to go down by Rs10 per litre

Liberalised trade with neighbouring countries urged

Productivity demands highly skilled workforce

Traders demand withdrawal of SRO

B RECORDER

Fuel adjustment: Nepra following tariff determinations of 2012-13

Punjab textile industry in grip of severe energy crisis

Trade bodies: Smeda, German agency to initiate capacity building programme

E-filing of income tax returns: taxpayers may miss October 31 deadline

FTO decisions

Tax reforms: commission to focus on six policy areas

Sales tax, income tax: government mulling giving exemption to KP industrial units

DAILY EXPRESS

Within 2 years there will be a que of forging investors

Draft of new textile policy would be presented today before ECC

KCCI again demanded extension in last date on fling income tax return

DG ANF visited FPCCI


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 28 2014

DAWN NEWS

Electricity to cost 83 paisa more

Dar blames sit-ins for deteriorating investment environment

Nawaz woos foreign investors with high Returns

Textile Board meets after eight years

Rangers cell to provide security to visiting foreign investors

THE NEWS

Raised tariff to cost power consumers Rs4 bn extra next month

ICCI worried over swelling public debt

Govt facing tough economic choices

New CNG price regime based on gross calorific value on cards

Investors advised to ignore media

Govt expects 50pc hike in energy demand by 2030

Pakistani, Chinese firms to make alliance

B RECORDER

Investment plans: Prime Minister makes orthodox sales pitch

52 paisa per unit: former Wapda Discos allowed to raise tariff

Pakistan Central Cotton Committee: ECC to approve restructuring at the behest of APTMA

No input/output adjustment: legal questions raised about tax audit of units

Business leaders term AIIB 'a positive Development

APBUMA urges government to approve Textile Policy 2014-19

Tax returns: PTBA urges FBR to extend e-filing date till December 31

Probe into over-billing: interim report to be submitted this week, Senate body told

DAILY EXPRESS

No complaint receive against non implementation on minimum wage

Rangers offered assistance for security of foreign delegates 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 27 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

LPG price reduced

Industries & safety

No CNG supply today

Ineffective interest rate policy

THE NEWS

Govt in a fix on arranging $145 billion as GDIC

LPG price cut by Rs25 a kg

B RECORDER

GIDC on LNG import: Ministry, FBR at Loggerheads

Benefiting private parties: EDB ''violating'' Customs Act''s schedules

Textiles gagged by gas shortage

LPG price cut by Rs 25 per kg

Enhancing exports volume: all channels being utilised: minister

Power tariff blues

Provisional assessment order: president endorses FTO''s recommendations

DAILY EXPRESS

Form November 1st prices of petroleum products from 8 per liter likely to reduced

Eclectic tariff increased by Rs 4.09 paisa

Textile machinery imports increased by 2.80%

Trade and industry bodies express concern decreasing export and increasing import

All dry ports of the country will be put under one umbrella   


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 26 2014

DAWN NEWS

Asia spawns a bank

Aptma fears $2.3bn loss in exports

Value-added textile exports rise 10pc

TDAP being revamped

Property tax collection falls

FBR urged to extend filing date to Dec 31

THE NEWS

Refunds stopped for revenue collection target

Govt rejects IMF’s demand for autonomy to SBP

Dysfunctional FBR

B RECORDER

Energy constraints: APTMA chief voices concern over decline in export

DAILY EXPRESS

Textile exports may be dropped up to 2.3cillion dollar due to energy crisis

FPCCI concerns on ransom and kidnapping case

Prime minster will inaugurate international investment conference tomorrow


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 25 2014

DAWN NEWS

Ministries told to raise output by 2,400MW

Accelerated billing

Demand pushes dollar to six-month high

Pakistan to continue trade with India

THE NEWS

China sets up $50 billion Asian bank

Pakistan ranks 54th in Global Talent Index

Pakistan Textile City Ltd board meets

B RECORDER

Pakistan, China, others sign up to regional bank

Fast train to cater to exporters' needs

'Harassment' of importers: KCCI urges government to help expedite clearance of containers

International air tickets: LTU suggests FBR to define fixed amount as advance Tax

DAILY EXPRESS

KCCI stressed on clearance of stuck up containers at port Qasim

Dead line 31st October given to FBR for withdrawal of SRO 608


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 24 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

New power meters are 30-35pc faster than old ones: commission

Fakhar Imam’s take on cotton scene

Provinces fail to collect tax on farm Income

Reserves stand at $13.464bn

THE NEWS

APCNGA demands abolition of GIDC tax

FIA recovers Rs13 billion last year

Forex reserves up to Rs13.46bn

Tax practitioners discuss glitches in FBR’s website

‘Provinces should be allowed sales tax collection’

State Bank unveils maiden rules for ecommerce gateways

‘Non-ad valorem tax shields Indian domestic markets’

Economists call for human development, industrial growth

B RECORDER

SBP unveils Rs 10 billion relief package for SMEs, farmers

Uninvited retailers storm FBR House

Filing returns: KCCI for extension of Date

Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves up by $29 million

'Judicious tax management must for sustainable development'

LUMS holds conference on Pak-India trade ties

Non-issuance of refund: FTO concerned about complaints of field formations

Sindh seeks authority for provinces to collect sales tax on goods

Strengthening payment protocols

Crux of sectoral presentations: sugar, cement sectors involved in tax evasion

DAILY EXPRESS

POL prices likely to be reduced from 1st November up to res 6/- per liter

9% water tax remain imposed on citizens

Relief Package for flood effecters agriculture sector and small trader

KCCI also demanded extension in fling of income tax return

Hurdles between Pak-Taiwan Trades to be removed 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 23 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Falling exports

Power fumble

THE NEWS

FBR unlikely to meet revenue target: economists

Chinese president to visit Pakistan soon: CG

Cotton prices slide due to delay in procurement

Extension in returns filing date sought

Industrial estate status urged

B RECORDER

Over-billing: report to be ready anytime soon: minister

FBR assures OICCI: ST refund/ adjustment issue to be taken up with CCI, Ministry

Industrialists urged to adopt best energy conservation practices

Businesspeople welcome Qadri's decision to end sit-in

Directors' liabilities in insolvent company

Petroleum products: Consumers will get relief in prices, Senate told

DAILY EXPRESS

Chief minster formed committee to water tariff rates for industries

SITE and environment protection agency has not taken steps towards supply of clean water

Chinese consul general assured Chinese president will come soon

FPCCI demand extension in fling date of income tax return by 31st December 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 22 2014

DAWN NEWS

Polyethylene bags

Dar assures textile industry of support

LSM posts 5.27pc growth

Twitter „source of evil: top Saudi cleric

Power tariff hike withdrawn

THE NEWS

Revenue collection target of Rs2,810bn achievable: FBR chairman

LSM grows 5.27 percent in August

IGATEX inaugurated in Lahore

Government’s ‘public appeasing’ stunts irk business community

SECP plans limited liability partnership structure

B RECORDER

37 major cases of power theft: FBR to fathom quantum of tax evasion

Government decides to keep power tariff Unchanged

Government urged to take stock of situation: PTEA concerned over 16.66 percent alarming drop in exports

July-August LSM registers 3.19 percent Growth

Punjab-based textile units: Minister assures smooth gas supply in winter

NBP enhances Textile City credit line by Rs 1 billion

Taxpayers facing troubles in e-filing tax returns through IRIS software

Dar assures to explore all options for provision of gas: Punjab textile units express inability to benefit from GSPplus

Paralysed man walks again after breakthrough treatment

DAILY EXPRESS

Electric tariff withdrawn on the instruction of Prime Minster

Textile export drop 4% between July to September

July-August LSM registers 3.19 percent Growth

Traders along with Abbas Afridi call on federal finance minster

Water crisis will deepen by 2025


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 21 2014

DAWN NEWS

The drop in FDI

Current account turns to surplus

Businessmen upset by FBR’s measures

Committee to suggest three names for WTO post today

China to invest $45bn in four years

FPCCI asks uniform tax on rental income

Boss gives workers cars, home deposits, jewellery for Diwali

THE NEWS

SNGPL restrained from cutting off gas supply to CNG stations, industries

Heart attack ups depression risk in women!

Government denies hike in power tariff

Duplicate payment instrument guidelines issued

Business council slams FBR’s revenue collection measures

SMEDA’s SME development plan included in Vision 2025

Textile millers to meet minister today

FPCCI demands 10pc uniform tax rate on rental income

B RECORDER

Forex reserves to improve by December: Dar

'No additional burden on masses with power tariff hike'

FPCCI polls to be held after completion of electoral college

PIAF shows concern over decline in Exports

SHC restores status of APCAA

New scheme: FBR registers around 300 retailers during Q1 FY15

Founder president of SAARC CCI: S M Inam passes away

FBR urged to continue old system for filing tax returns

Flight of capital?

Global economy at risk and Pakistan's Prospects

PBC dismayed over FBR's coercive Measures

FBR not collecting anti-dumping duty as NTC yet to issue orders

SBP issues new guidelines for payment Instruments

DAILY EXPRESS

POL price likely to reduce from 1st November

Campaign against fancy number plates of Cars & Motorcycle

Business council slams FBR’s revenue collection measures


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 20 2014

DAWN NEWS

Power tariff raised to salvage IMF talks

Manufacturing yielding space to trading?

Rising electricity load-shedding

THE NEWS

Commissioner assures exporters of full support

B RECORDER

Out-of-court settlement not confidential: President endorses FTO verdict

Wal-Mart trims full-year sales forecast

PTA asks KWSB not to raise water tariff

Widening of trade account deficit

DAILY EXPRESS

Filing of Income tax return date has been extended by 31st October

Import of textile machinery declined in august by 74 lac dollar

Federal commerce minister Khurram Dastagir khan will leave for Turkey tomorrow on 2days tours

Corruption is the biggest issue of the country FBR

Ministry of Finance and petroleum is responsible for decline in export

Issue of decline in exports will be taken up the TDAP 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 19 2014

DAWN NEWS

PPP show hits trade, industry

Dar asks tax reforms body to finalise proposals

Sindh, KP voice against FBR move

THE NEWS

Pakistanis to perform Haj by ships next year

Chinese businessmen show interest in investment in Pakistan

Textile firms being trained for GSP Plus concessions

Informal economy haunting Pakistan

B RECORDER

Tax reforms_ MoF asks TRC to give proposals before March

Industrial, trade bodies voice concern over rise in water tariff

Cooperation with GIZ_ APTMA team leaves for Germany

Calls for urgent remedial measures_ ICCI expresses concern over falling FDI

The hazard of toxic industrial effluents


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 18 2014

DAWN NEWS

Foreign investment falls by 26pc in Jul-Sept

THE NEWS

The SBP should overcome fear

FDI falls 26pc to $169m in first quarter

Nepra issues guidelines for renewable electricity

Toll manufacturer to register under Sindh sales tax on services

Gas supply cut-off hinders industrial growth

B RECORDER

IMF conditionalities_ power tariff increased by 30 paisa per unit

Flaws in IRIS software_ taxpayers unable to meet e-filing deadline_ experts

TDAP chief urges PTI to shun politics of agitation

Gas supply_ LCCI urges government to give industrial sector top priority

APTMA chief criticises increased power tariff

Delay resented_ long-term policy needed to prop up textile exports_ TDAP CE

Energy crisis_ panellists stress need for exploring renewable resources

Tax Reforms Commission - check on leakage

FDI declines by 27 percent

DAILY EXPRESS

FDI reduced by 26% due to political uncertainty

Industrial Association Express concerns on shortage of weather and its tariff

Duet to Karachi operations criminal activates increased

For Economic development in touch with European exporters

Political Parties must end tin in countrys interest


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 17 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update 

DAWN NEWS

More CNG licences

Falling FDI inflows

Textile policy still awaits govt approval

Oct 18 political show likely to paralyse city life

THE NEWS

Faisalabad has no separate drains for industrial effluent: FCCI

Sorry figures

Property tax rates to be revised

TDAP scam: court summons Gilani, Fahim on Nov 13

Forex reserves remain flat at $13.43bn

Traders warn protest against extortion, kidnapping

B RECORDER

KCCI body chief voices concern over water shortage in country

Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves up by $35 million

Q1 ST, FED collection: FBR records Rs 15.672 billion shortfall

DAILY EXPRESS

Forex reserves remain flat at $13.43bn

Banks refused to revive water bills

TDAP scam: court summons Gilani, Fahim on Nov 13Daily Market Update


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 16 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Growers expect to harvest bumper cotton crop

Ogra to issue 30 licences for CNG stations

Tax reform body meeting on Saturday

Remittances rise to $4.694bn

Water tariff hike irks industrial units

THE NEWS

Pakistanis remit $4.69bn in first quarter

‘US committed to help Pakistan’s economy grow’

Growth prone culture key to economic stability

Dialogue only way to move forward: Indian deputy HC

Dar to chair Tax Reforms Commission on Saturday

‘War to hurt trade’

Water tariff increased by 9pc

B RECORDER

Government restrained from levying, collecting GIDC

Pakistan, Turkey to diversify economic, commercial ties

TDAP to host 12th Saarc Trade Fair in Lahore

Industrial waste may cause serious health hazards to consumers

Property tax: business community's reservations about raise to be taken up in meeting

Natural gas no miracle cure for climate Change

SITE body chief urges government to review water tariff

DAILY EXPRESS

POL prices likely to reduce

LTUS directed to check records of large units

SITE Association Express concern on increase tariff of water


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 15 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Fresh gas, condensate deposit found

Powering profits

Exports fall 10pc in July-Sept

THE NEWS

Trade deficit widens 45 percent to $6.5bn in first quarter

SME termed engine of industrial growth

B RECORDER

Better understanding & implementation of SRO-608: Joint FBR-business community body formed

Setting up of 600 megawatts power project: textile city to sign joint venture with K-Electric

Amendments to SECP law needed, National Assembly body told

KTBA requests FBR to extend date of monthly filing of ST return

MoI sends AIP summary to ECC: government to prefer trade over manufacturing

An instance of bad or unfair treatment

Pildat survey: 52 percent rate Prime Minister's performance as bad to very Bad

DAILY EXPRESS

Textile City and the Electric coal power plant agreement

Pakistani exports fall to 10 percent in July-September 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 14 2014

DAWN NEWS

Number of big bank depositors rising

New concept for SMEs

Pakistan’s Islamic banking push faces industry gaps

Sindh seeks resolution of GIDC issue

Rs775m tax evasion by importers detected

JC Penney names Ellison as its next CEO

THE NEWS

Owners of CNG stations in KP challenge re-imposition of levy

Customs unearths millions of rupees tax evasion

Govt urged to adopt innovative steps for trade

Tax exemption certificates demanded

KCCI not supporting FPCCI elections

B RECORDER

Imports: FBR urged to quickly issue income tax exemption certificates

Rs 775 million taxes/duties evasion through misuse of SRO 1125 detected

LCCI sets up E&T help desk

Increase in levy of GIDC challenged in PHC

DAILY EXPRESS

Application filed to increase electric tariff for domestic consumers

Sindh seeks resolution of GIDC issue

Modern data ware house would be setup with the assistance of world bank

Customs intelligence detected tax evasion of RS 75 Crore

FPCCI is den of corruption

Audit started monitoring committee will start visits of field formation


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 13 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Plot demand, scarcity and prices

Response to climate change impacts

Cotton prices fall

THE NEWS

After clubbing fourth and fifth reviews

Boon of wilful default

B RECORDER

World Bank acknowledges economic Progress

Decline in ST and FED: LTU to examine records of different sectors

Punjab-based textile industry: APTMA chief thanks Prime Minister for resumption of gas supply

46 sites selected to set up solar energy projects in Punjab: Shahbaz

DAILY EXPRESS

Solar energy can be reduced through the power crisis

Baldia Town victims got compensation due to my resignation Rauf Siddqi

Pakistan will receive electricity via Afghanistan


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 12 2014

DAWN NEWS

Pakistan, Afghanistan set transit fee for electricity

Pakistan yet to conclude eight trade treaties

Confusion over launch of new Honda car

B RECORDER

Sindh government to give support to new industries in Hyderabad SITE area: Rauf

KCCI concerned over FBR audit of Karachi-based taxpayers

APCNGA rejects gas load management Schedule

Reimposition of GIDC: Industrialists call for urgent withdrawal

DAILY EXPRESS

CNG association rejects gas loadsheeding schedule

Textile sector demands exemption from loadsheeding

Professional politicians are responsible for economic down fall

Industrialist again rejects GID CESS imposition

Revival of textile city projects a good step 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 11 2014

DAWN NEWS

Branchless banking

Labour’s rights

Pakistan to continue IMF reforms

SECP enrols 405 firms in September

THE NEWS

Debt on each Pakistani is over Rs1 lac now

Trade with India unhurt amidst border skirmishes

LCCI rejects raise in property tax

Karachi Chamber slams selection for tax audit

‘Pakistan losing competitiveness to other economies’

Early trade policy urged

‘To feel good, exercise and eat a balanced diet’

B RECORDER

Punjab textile mills: SNGPL suspends gas supply until October 20

LCCI rejects rise in property tax rates

DAILY EXPRESS

FBR should keep pending issuance of notices till audit disputers resolved

KCCI disassociated from united group


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 10th 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Rents and rackets

Envoy asks Chinese to invest in Pakistan

Reserves jump

THE NEWS

Forex reserves surge by 1.43pc

Re-imposition of GIDC rejected

B RECORDER

Nepra under pressure to raise power Tariff

Government departments required to withhold ST, file return

World Bank''s ''advice'' in relation totaxspecific laws: government can take the route of ordinances

Cases already being audited under Sec 171/214C: FBR restrains field formations from separate audit of WHT

Don't kill the cotton goose that lays US Dollars

Reserves up by $190 million

DAILY EXPRESS

Stock gutted due to fire in garment factory

Reserves jump

Task on Pak-Turkey prefential trade agreement be taken on swift track

DAILY JANG

Group Photo of Mr.Mehtabuddin Chawla

Sit-in cause loss of 100 billion Rupees to Textile sector


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 9th 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Cotton glut eroding cost for gap as China buys less

THE NEWS

Clothing warehouse gutted in fire

B RECORDER

President confirms FTO verdict: no tax payable, no penalty for late filing

Export commitments may be hampered badly: PTEA demands restoration of gas supply to industry

ST refund: OICCI critical of human intervention in ERS process

GSP Plus

NDU delegation lauds Aptma's visionary Approach

End of Swiss banking secrecy in sight by 2018

DAILY EXPRESS

Cloth and machineries gutted Fire in Towel Factory

Sindh minister rushed to the factory fire victims

Should not be afraid to trade with India, SM Muneer

DAILY JANG 

Rauf Siddiqui rushed to visit SITE Al-Karam Towel Industries limited


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 6th 2014

DAWN NEWS

Textiles rare fete for Zardari

FBR tax return

Setback to exports

Pakistan-India trade coalition

THE NEWS

Weaving losses

B RECORDER

High-risk cases  FBR decides to penalise stop-filers of returns

President endorses FTOs ruling

Enhancing export volume PRGMEA chief for aggressive marketing policy

Pak-German co-operation a role model CG

DAILY EXPRESS

APTMA 8 member delegation of  7 day trip to Europe

The decline in the export of value added products PRGMEA expressed concern


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 5th 2014

DAWN NEWS

Industries to shut down during three days of Eid

Pakistan, Australia sign MoU to boost trade

Tight money supply limits scope of growth

THE NEWS

Gas consumers to be made to pay Rs67 bn in six instead of 12 months

Textile industry rejects cotton support price

Lasbela Chamber asks govt to refund GIDC

SRB exempts collection of WHT from insurance companies

Aptma general body meeting on Oct 13

FBR asked to ensure early refunds

FPCCI calls for appointing NTC chief

B RECORDER

Weak GIDC receipts to stoke government borrowing flood damage to adversely affect growth

Danish Aman elected as chairman PLGMEA south zone

LCCI urges early refunding of tax claims 

DAILY EXPRESS

Value-added textile hundreds of energy crisis on SMEs

Audit of selected taxpayers decide to start after Eid

FPCCI election scheduled to be released on October 10


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 4th 2014

DAWN NEWS

Luxury tax on houses stayed

Labour rights

PBEA appoints chief

THE NEWS

LHC annuls gas surcharge

TDAP cancels Expo Pakistan due to sit-ins

New system devised to facilitate Pakistanis in US

SSGC, Ogra can’t collect infrastructure tax, orders SHC

Ministry seeks quarterly reports on export funds’ progress

Indus Motors warns against ‘premium mafia’

Bank holiday

Tanners lament FBR’s refund refusal in peak season

No CNG shut down next week

B RECORDER

FBR for allowing car imports on commercial basis

Levy of GIDC declared illegal

SSGC, Ogra restrained from charging Surcharge

Rs 3,000 direct support price: Aptma terms ECC decision beneficial to farmers

Sit-ins inflicting massive loss on economy: S M Munir

LCCI's role praised

PRGMEA to devise strategy to cash in on GSP Plus opportunity

Account for any transaction: SBP advises its departments to round off decimal amount

Easier said than done

Commerce Minister visits OICCI

No more meter readers

FBR-FIA tussle puts refund probe in state of dormancy

Prime Minister directs immediate drafting of ADR law

Companies Ordinance 1984: Section 224 applies to listed company''s top brass: SECP

DAILY JANG 

Levy of GIDC declared illegal

At Govt level all out efforts are being made to increase country exports

Federal commerce minster visits overseas investor chamber of commerce 


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 3rd 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Reserves fall

KATI gets new president

THE NEWS

‘Energy crisis a major setback to textile industry’

Tax department orders Rs429m recovery in default case

Forex reserves down by $95m

Private sector should focus on regional trade: LCCI

FPCCI opposes CAs, tax practitioners inclusion in new commission

‘Limited product range reins textile sector exports’

Early international freight train urged

China’s cotton price unlikely to rise: ICAC

B RECORDER

Farzana Jabeen of IRS promoted to BPS-22

October 31 deadline for tax returns: FBR maps out strategy to penalise defaulters

Forex reserves fall by $94.5 million

September 30 deadline expires: Zonal tax offices fail to dispose of ST refund claims

11th Environment Excellence Award 70 corporate organisations honoured

PHMA demands refund payment

PRGMEA elects office-bearers

Finance Act, 2014: NPOs, trusts required to file IT returns, WHT statements

DAILY EXPRESS

SITIN caused bad effects on country’s economy

Tajir Ithead Rejects SRO 608

Reserves fall


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 2nd 2014

AERARI

Daily Market Update

DAWN NEWS

Labour wakes up

THE NEWS

Govt servants to enjoy five to nine days leave on Eidul Azha

A taxing tale

Government fails to release quarterly growth figures

Lower cotton prices help spinners improve margins

‘Basic changes needed for enhanced FDI’

PDMEA elects new office-bearers

B RECORDER

CNG stations to open during Eid holidays: APCNGA

Anees Motiwala elected APTPMA Chairman

Row over revenue adjustment hits LTU's September target

Increasing frailty of economy

Bank holidays

Norway the best place to grow old: global index

DAILY EXPRESS

Want to invest in Pakistan, U.S. Consul General

Federation building NAB investigating corruption


TMA HEAD OFFICE 

DATE:October 1st 2014

DAWN NEWS

Petrol price reduced by Rs2.94

‘GSP Plus meaningless if exports not doubled’

Income tax or penal tax?

Nepra bars Discos from fresh recruitments

TMA election

India keeps interest rates on hold

THE NEWS

Pak-India trade should multiply: Indian HC

Walking is the superfood of fitness!

FBR collects Rs549 bn, achieves 14pc growth in first quarter

Petrol price slashed by Rs2.94

KCCI proposes import substitution industries

‘No increase in exports makes GSP Plus status redundant’

B RECORDER

POL prices reduced

Service to minorities & human rights: Asma conferred French Legion of Honour award

No loadshedding during Eid holidays:KElectric

Equal treatment for Karachi businessmen demanded: KCCI suggests government to set upantismuggling Directorate

'Aptma to make all-out efforts for uninterrupted power supply'

New members vow to ensure LCCI's role in policy making

Random ballot: PCDMA asks FBR whether final discharge of tax could be subjected to audit

Paisa 1,2,5,10,25 & 50: Coins cease to be legal tender from today

FBR's enforcement plan 2014-15: Registration of corporate sector, professionals top priority

Pakistani charged with selling smartphone spying software

Message from Mr. Mehtab Uddin Chawla (Chief Patron Pak China Club) on China National Day 

DAILY EXPRESS

Step motherly treatment by the govt towards textile industry

53 year old decimal coins came to end

KCCI AGM protest on unfair tax polices

IGATEX Pakistan will held at Lahore between 21-24 October 2014

Petrol Rs 2.94 Kerosene oil Rs 1.31 Diesel Rs .95 Paisa Reduced

Flaw in IRIS system detected