The trade deficit is widening as the overall import bill of the country has been on the rise since Jan.
Mubarak Zeb Khan
Exports of value-added products grew during Feb both in terms of value and quantity.
As many as 274 complaints have been filed with the TDRO since its inception, but so far 12 disputes have been resolved.
The Federal Tax Ombudsman found that almost one third of the vehicles were cleared without physical entry.
Headcount to begin today
Strategy announced for cross-border movement of goods under the FTA.
The weeks-long process will deploy a team of more than 300,000 people and involve 55 million forms.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s largest-ever population census will kick off on Wednesday (today) in 63 districts of the...
Consumer items, most of which are imported from China, stand first in line to be encouraged at the SEZs.
The trade deficit has been on an upward trajectory for many years owing to the liberalisation of the import regime.
Thailand follows Turkey in demanding market access for the auto sector in Pakistan.
Dar informs parliament of Switzerland’s invitation to revise double taxation treaty.
Both sides have already missed the deadline of February 2017 to finalise the FTA.
IPO-Pakistan also plans to develop a national IPR strategy and make necessary amendments in the existing laws.
As many as 5,000 containers were cleared at lower duty and taxes in a period of eight months at the Peshawar Dry Port.
Analysts say that unexplained protection of sugar industry is posing a serious threat to cotton and other crops.
Inflation edged up from 3.7pc in the preceding month on the bank of increase in petroleum prices.
The new services categories will be notified in the coming one or two months
Pakistan’s exports to the EU witnessed a paltry growth of over three per cent in 2016 from a year ago.
PTI-led govt in KP approved plan that sets medium-term targets for macroeconomic indicators.