Restaurants, bakeries, caterers: FBR to charge 17pc sales tax

Small restaurants in Rawalpindi Saddar Bazaar make arrangements for outdoor dining on Friday, June 4, 2021, since indoor dining remains closed for customers due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo courtesy: All-Rawalpindi Restaurant Association)
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Updated 21 January 2022

Restaurants, bakeries, caterers: FBR to charge 17pc sales tax

January 21: Business Recorder reported Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will charge 17 percent sales tax on the food, food stuff, and sweetmeats supplied by restaurants, bakeries, caterers, and sweetmeat shops from January 16. Read More I


Karachi University Blast: Investigative Agencies Prepared Sketch Of Attacker’s Female Facilitator

Updated 16 May 2022

Karachi University Blast: Investigative Agencies Prepared Sketch Of Attacker’s Female Facilitator

May 16: The Nation reported that investigative agencies on Sunday sketched out the attacker’s female facilitator in the Karachi University suicide blast case and have also appealed to citizens for help in the search.

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Anti-terrorism meeting today: Pakistan, India, SCO to focus on Afghanistan

Updated 16 May 2022

Anti-terrorism meeting today: Pakistan, India, SCO to focus on Afghanistan

May 16: The News reported that counterterrorism teams from India and Pakistan and other members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) will thrash out anti-terror measures under the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (RATS), in particular it will discuss security situation in Afghanistan, foreign media reported.

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Bilawal derides Imran over US conspiracy claim

Updated 16 May 2022

Bilawal derides Imran over US conspiracy claim

May 16: The Express Tribune reported that Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Sunday said former premier Imran Khan says that a conspiracy was hatched against him in the White House in US, whereas it actually happened at the Bilawal House.

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Pakistan holds memorial service for Chinese teachers killed in Karachi terror attack

Updated 16 May 2022

Pakistan holds memorial service for Chinese teachers killed in Karachi terror attack

May 16: Global Times reported that the Pakistani Foreign Ministry on Saturday held a memorial service for the Chinese teachers killed in the terrorist attack at the Confucius Institute of the University of Karachi.

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Kabul, Islamabad urged to overcome trust deficit

Updated 16 May 2022

Kabul, Islamabad urged to overcome trust deficit

May 16: Pajhwok reported that some segments of the Afghan society are looking at Pakistan with suspicion, says a former ambassador. Syed Abrar Hussain, speaking at an event in Islamabad, urged the neighbours to take effective steps to overcome their trust deficit.

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