Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «karachi»

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM MMA announces candidates from Karachi

KARACHI: The Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) Saturday announced the names of its candidates on 21 seats of National Assembly and 44 seats of provincial assembly from Karachi for the upcoming general elections.As per details, the MMA has nominated Somar Burfat for NA-236, Muhammad Islam for NA-237, Muhammad Islam for NA-238, Muhammad Haleem Khan Ghauri

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Bilawal inherited assets from family, clarifies PPP

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has submitted income tax returns of the last three years with his nomination papers and all the properties and businesses declared by him have been inherited from his family. This was stated by Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar, spokesman to the PPP Chairman, while reacting to reports

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM SJAS presents gold medal to Sarfraz

KARACHI: Sports Journalists Association of Sindh (SJAS) presented a gold medal to Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed here on Friday for his services for the country. Caretaker Sindh sports minister Dr Junaid Ali Shah, who is also SJAS patron, presented the medal to the Test stumper. Former Test cricketers Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu and Iqbal Qasim were also present

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Shell says sales slipped after major supply chain safety overhaul

SHEIKHUPURA: Jawwad Cheema, managing director Shell Pakistan Limited, on Saturday said the company’s sales had substantially dropped following the removal of all the sub-safety-standard trucks from the supply chain in a bid to avoid tragic incidents like the one in Ahmed Pur Shariqa, South Punjab. On June 25, 2017 and explosion took place after an oil tanker

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Measures proposed to reduce pending audit cases

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) was urged to speed up settlement of audit cases that piled up to more than one million. Pakistan Tax Bar Association (PTBA), in a letter to FBR Chairman Tariq Mahmood Pasha, stressed the need for disposal of cases automatically selected for audit under Section 214D of the Income Tax Ordinance 2001 for tax years

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM FBR says ‘bulk of declarations’ under tax amnesty received from Dubai

KARACHI: Dubai is the offshore destination of choice for Pakistanis to park untaxed money as bulk of funds against declaration of foreign assets under the amnesty scheme were received from the Emirates, a top tax official said on Saturday. “We will disclose more details regarding declarations of foreign assets on June 30,” Tariq Mahmood Pasha, chairman

June 24, 2018 12:00 AM Tax amnesty scheme: SBP unveils guidelines for investment in dollars-denominated bonds

KARACHI: The central bank on Saturday unveiled the procedures for individuals who want to invest their undeclared liquid local or foreign assets into dollars-denominated bonds, as the deadline for the tax amnesty scheme is fast approaching. The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said it will open a subsidiary general ledger account of the taxpayer after receiving

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan set to appear in U18 Volleyball Championship in Iran

KARACHI: Pakistan youth volleyball team was scheduled to fly out of Islamabad for Iran late Friday night to make its debut in the 12th Asian and Oceania Under-18 Volleyball Championship which will be held in Tabriz, Iran, from June 29 to July 6. In the 18-team event, Pakistan are bracketed with New Zealand and Uzbekistan. The Green-shirts will begin

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM Qaiser wins bronze in Asian Cup Cadet Judo Championship

KARACHI: Pakistan’s judoka Qaiser Khan Afridi won bronze medal in the Asian Cup Cadet Judo Championship in Kyrgyzstan on Friday, which boosted his qualifying chances for Youth Olympics. According to the information provided by Pakistan Judo Federation (PJF), Qaiser defeated Kim Hyungseok of South Korea in the bronze medal fight. Competing in the -91kg competitions

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM PSX holds briefing on tax amnesty

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited on Friday arranged a briefing on tax amnesty scheme for its trading right entitlement (TRE) certificate holders and market participants. Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi, Senior Partner & Chairman AF Fergusons (PWC), presented in-depth and detailed analysis of the tax amnesty scheme under the Voluntary Declaration 1