Headlines Tagged with Pakistan — 1,498 headlines found
The complex taxation system on cigarettes introduced by the government through the Finance Bill 2017, which allowed the legal companies to reduce the prices apparently to curb illicit sale of smuggled cigarettes has attracted the attention of the Peshawar
Dec 28, 2017 The News (pk)
added Jan 2, 2018 04:14
had shut its cigarette manufacturing plants in the country in Feb this year, has fired its 141 employees from Purchasing and Processing Departments mainly due to increasing cost in Pakistan...with high taxes, it was not possible for the company to compete
Nov 22, 2015 The Nation (pk)
added Nov 23, 2015 02:49
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Wednesday issued a stern warning to two leading cigarette manufacturing companies to meet the assigned target of Federal Excise Duty (FED) in 2013-14 to escape strict enforcement actions. Sources told Business Reorder h
Jan 23, 2014 Business Recorder (pk)
added Jan 23, 2014 00:40
Besides the macroeconomic hindrances, the greatest challenge for the Company is the presence of illicit trade in the industry and the Pakistan-Afghan transit route. Almost 20 percent of the cigarette available in the market is coming from illegal sources.
Aug 21, 2013 Business Recorder (pk)
added Aug 21, 2013 06:57
The chief of proscribed outfit Lashkar-i-Islam, Mangal Bagh, has imposed a ‘ban’ on smoking and use of snuff in Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency, according to sources.
Jun 27, 2013 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jul 5, 2013 13:03
A Pakistani research published in Indian Journal of Health and Wellbeing on Sisha smoking proposed that 40 percent of Pakistani male students puff the water pipe.
Sep 12, 2012 Pakistan Today (pk)
added Sep 12, 2012 15:09
Peshawar High Court (PHC) has suspended the third slab of cigarette brands introduced by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to control the illicit trade of cigarettes in the market. The court provided the interim relief to the petitioner. The petitioner ple
Dec 29, 2017 The Nation (pk)
added Jan 2, 2018 04:13
While the manufacturers of the low brands are evading taxes by retailing at the prices below than that printed on the packets, the rulers are causing loss to revenue by enjoying federal excise duty exemption on the cigarettes consumed by them, their frie
Oct 8, 2015 The News (pk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:14
The regulatory agencies such as Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) can play its role to assist government in smooth implementation of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) to reduce the crop farming by looking into possible collusion b
Sep 16, 2014 Business Recorder (pk)
added Sep 16, 2014 03:58
The District Administration has launched operation against Sheesha Smoking centers and sealed three Sheesha centers and confiscated 16 hookahs respectively.
Apr 12, 2013 ONLINE International News Network (pk)
added Apr 12, 2013 13:57