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Archive for August, 2015

Lasbela Chamber of Commerce and Industry flays additional tax on services

August 31, 2015 | Chambers of Commerce

Karachi, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): The Lasbela Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has strongly opposed the 6 per cent withholding tax on turnover of services sector. The President, LCCI, […]

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Jihua Group China delegation visits Punjab Board of Investment and Trade

August 31, 2015 | General

Lahore, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): A delegation from Jihua Group China, led by Ms. Nabila Intisar, Director/Chief Executive, Waleed Tech (PVT) Ltd, visited Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) […]

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Karachi Metropolitan Corporation to compile record of amenity plots

August 31, 2015 | General

Karachi, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT):Administrator Karachi Sajjad Hussain Abbasi has directed land management officers to immediately start compiling a directory of amenity plots in the city so that these could […]

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Anti Narcotics Force seizes 5.18 tons of drugs worth Rs 12.48 in 11 successful operations, arrested 2 ladies among 11 and seized 2 vehicles

August 31, 2015 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): ANF carried out 10 successful operations at different parts of the country and recovered huge cache of narcotics worth Rs 12.48 Billion approximately in International […]

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Members won’t resign until decision by Supreme Judicial Council

August 31, 2015 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT):An informal meeting of the Election Commission of Pakistan, chaired by Hon’ble Chief Election Commissioner, was held today on 31st August 2015 in the Election Commission […]

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Date for filing Income Tax returns by salaried persons extended

August 31, 2015 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT):On the request of FPCCI, various chambers of Commerce and Industry, All Pakistan Tax Bar Association and other trade bodies, Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, […]

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Exhibition Professional Beauty Expo 2015 in South Africa (30-31 August, 2015) held

August 31, 2015 | General

Karachi, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): ‘Professional Beauty Expo 2015’ in South Africa is by far the biggest exhibition in its product sector, held in the Africa region. Several hundreds of […]

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Standing Committee of National Assembly on Commerce visits Trade Development Authority of Pakistan

August 31, 2015 | General

Karachi, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): SC of the National Assembly on Commerce visited TDAP led by Mr. Siraj Muhammad khan Chairman of The Standing Committee. Mr. S. M Munir, Chief […]

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Special Assistant to President for South Asian Affair calls on Chief of Army Staff

August 31, 2015 | General

Rawalpindi, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): As a follow up of yesterday’s meeting between Ambassador Susan Rice, US National Security Advisor and General Raheel Sharif, Dr Peter Lavoy, Special Assistant to […]

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SYZ Group: Royal Bank of Canada (Suisse) SA becomes Banque SYZ Suisse SA

August 31, 2015 | Business

GENEVA, Aug. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Seven weeks after the agreement was announced, the SYZ banking group announces the completion of the acquisition of Royal Bank of Canada (Suisse) SA. The acquisition, approved by FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, became effective on 28 August. The new entity is called Banque SYZ Suisse […]

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National Tariff Commission plans to introduce first ever Protection Policy: Chairman

August 31, 2015 | General Business News

Karachi, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT): Chairman National Tariff Commission (NTC), M. Abbas Raza, while reacting to KCCI’s concerns expressed over extended ‘Protective Regime’ to few sectors only, informed that the National Tariff Commission, for the very first time, plans to introduce a ‘Protection Policy’ in which relevant laws and regulations will be defined to safeguard …

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Kyrgyz diplomat calls for strong economic ties

August 31, 2015 | General Business News

Lahore, August 31, 2015 (PPI-OT):Kyrgyzstan wants to establish strong trade and economic relations with Pakistan and is ready to sign MOUs in textile and pharmaceutical sectors. These views were expressed by the Charge d’ Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Sagynbek Ibraev while speaking at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The LCCI President Ijaz A. Mumtaz, …

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