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Syed Ali Zaidi says the federal government will not like to see these funds sink without achieving results.
Dr Naseem stresses upon the need to broaden the tax base.
The production shortfall is unlikely to be fulfilled during the remaining period, observes cotton analyst Naseem Usman.
Former finance minister Shaukat Tareen expresses deep concern over the current economic condition.
“The FBR uploaded on its web portal the return forms for tax year 2019 on Sept 2 without incorporating our suggestions.”
Sees GDP growth rate at 3.5pc in current fiscal year.
The total area under cotton cultivation this season was achieved at 69 million acres against the target of 71.54m acres.
A number of trade and industry bodies have asked the government to stop arbitrary implementation of axle load regime.
The Aframax category tanker is used for haulage of crude oil.
A protest rally culminated at the Karachi Press Club as well as in Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Multan and Gujarat.
The budget 2019-20 was presented in the provincial assembly by Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah.
Experts find deficiencies in taxation measures proposed in budget, say these are contrary to PTI’s election manifesto.
Business leaders in Karachi are resigned to a budget that they insist is being written under IMF dictation.
Cargo handled by Karachi Port has gone from around 2.22 million tonnes to current levels of over 54m tonnes.