Daily Archives: January 6, 2022

Zenas BioPharma Appoints Dr. John Orloff to Board of Directors

BOSTON and SHANGHAI, China, Jan. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zenas BioPharma, a global biopharmaceutical company committed to becoming a leader in the development and delivery of immune-based therapies, today announced the appointment of John Orloff, MD to its Board

The Fuqing Two Sessions convened, aiming to accelerate the continuing development of a modern, international port city

FUQING, China, Jan. 6, 2022 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– The First Session of the 18th Fuqing Municipal People’s Congress and the First  Session of the 15th Fuqing Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s  Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) were held from December 26-29, 2021.

Senate Panel Okays Withdrawal of Corporate Guarantee Condition for Importers

The Senate Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) with regard to the withdrawal of corporate guarantee for importers introduced through tax amendment ordinance on Sep...

Pakistan’s Systems Limited Expands to Saudi Arabia

Systems Limited has expanded its operations in the heartland of the Arab world with the establishment of its 100 percent owned subsidiary in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, aimed at enhancing its footprint in the foreign markets.The company has set

Senate Committee Rejects Proposal to Slap 17% GST on Gold Jewelry and Formula Milk

Discussing the Finance Supplementary Bill 2021 for the second consecutive day, the Senate Standing Committee on Finance recommended on Thursday withdrawal of the proposed 17 percent general sales tax (GST) on gold jewelry and also opposed the proposal ...

FBR Wants to Make Cargo Clearance Stricter

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has proposed that the procedure of clearance of cargos at Border Customs Stations and Dry ports be tightened to minimize the risk of misdeclaration during the clearance process. Also, punishment has been suggested aga...

Oman Keen to Promote Business Relations with Pakistan

A business delegation of Oman led by Engr. Redha Al Saleh, Chairman, Oman Chamber of Commerce & Industry visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry and held B...

FBR Collected Rs. 730 Million from People Involved in Own-Money Business

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has collected Rs. 730 million from those people who are involved with own-money associated with the vehicles business.The Chairman of the FBR, Dr. Muhammad Ashfaq Ahmed, told the Senate Standing Committee on Finance R...

Govt Grants Conditional Exemptions to Power Companies

The government has finally granted conditional exemptions to all the power distribution, transmission, and generation companies from the approval of their self-financed schemes from the Central Development Working Party (CDWP)/Executive Committee of th...

Customs Seizes Drugs Worth Rs. 1.34 Billion at Torkham

Continuing on its relentless anti-smuggling drive, Pakistan Customs (Federal Board of Revenue) has seized contraband items (narcotics) worth Rs. 1.340 billion that were being smuggled to Pakistan through Torkham in two separate incidents.In the first o...