• Tribune

    1,726 Kanals Retrieved

    LAHORE:   The Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) has retrieved 1,726 kanals of state land worth more than Rs304 million from illegal occupants and handed it over to the department concerned. ACE has initiated a crackdown against land grabbers in the province. According to details, ACE retrieved 287 kanals of state land from grabbers worth Rs66 million. Meanwhile, […]

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  • Tribune

    Performance Of NAB Regional Bureau Reviewed

    LAHORE:  National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairperson Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal visited the regional bureau in Lahore on Thursday to review its overall performance. The chairperson was briefed by NAB Lahore Director General Shahzad Saleem about cases pertaining to mega corruption scams and while collar crimes currently under investigation. Saleem briefed Iqbal about developments in the […]

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  • Tribune

    PTI Govt Issues Ordinance To Waive Over Rs300b GIDC Dues

    ISLAMABAD:  The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has waived Rs208 billion worth of liabilities of a few industrialists in addition to writing off late payment surcharge for the past seven years through a presidential ordinance, bringing into dispute its claim of a clean government. President Arif Alvi on Tuesday promulgated the Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (Amendment) […]

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  • Dawn

    Efforts Under Way To Curb Corruption: NAB

    QUETTA: The director general of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Balochistan, Farmanullah, has said that serious efforts are under way to eliminate corruption from the province. Speaking at the NAB regional headquarters on Thursday, he said that no one was above the law and corrupt elements would be brought to justice. A large number of […]

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  • The News

    Rs124b Audit Of Petroleum Division

    ISLAMABAD: The Sub-committee of the Public Accounts Committee on Thursday expressed its annoyance over department of the Auditor General of Pakistan for settling the audit of an amount of over Rs124 billion of the Petroleum Division and its attached department at the level of the Departmental Accounting Committee (DAC) and directed the Auditor General of […]

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  • Dawn

    Sales Tax Refunds For Exporters To Be Paid Within 72 Hours, Claims FBR

    ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is claiming that it will now pay sales tax refunds through the newly installed Fully Automated Sales Tax e-Refund (FASTER) system to exporters of five sectors within 72 hours of submission of refund claims. FBR Sales Tax Chief Hamid Memon announced in a news briefing on Thursday that […]

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  • Dawn

    Five Jailed In Land Case

    HYDERABAD: Accountability Court Judge Inam Ali Kalhoro on Thursday awarded five years’ sentence to a former executive district officer (EDO) revenue Jamshoro, a mukhtiarkar and a tapedar of Jamshoro district besides two private persons in a land scam. Former EDO revenue Sohail Adeeb Bachani, mukhtiarkar Asadullah Solangi, tapedar Wali Dad Khoso, and private persons Mohammad […]

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  • The News

    NAB Recovered Over Rs71b In 20 Months: Chairman

    LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal on Thursday claimed the anti-graft watchdog had recovered over Rs 71 billion from the corrupt elements during the last 20 months. Javed Iqbal made this revelation while visiting the NAB Lahore office, adding that the money recovered from the plunderers had been submitted to the […]

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  • The News

    FBR Targets Non-Biometric Bank Accounts To Nab Tax Evaders

    KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has asked banks to furnish details of accountholders who have not been biometrically verified as the government is set to reinforce action against owners of Benami assets, the body’s chairman said on Wednesday. FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi said the revenue body asked banks to provide details of accountholders […]

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  • The Nation

    NAB Apprehends Former Rawat UC Secretary

    ISLAMABAD     –    National Accountability Bureau Rawalpindi arrested former Secretary Union Council Rawat Javed Akhtar Chaudry in the commission of scheduled offence punishable under NAO, 1999. According to a spokesman, the accused misused his authority and embezzled funds and caused loss to the government exchequer. The accused had recruited ghost employees for self-collection […]

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