Human intervention to be minimized in trade process: Shabbar

FBR Chairman, Shabbar Zaidi, has said that the ultimate goal of the incumbent govt. is to minimize human intervention in trade process for ease of doing business and this process has been initiated. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony of installation of fixed gantry scanners with grant aid from Japan at West Wharf, he said that the whole paradigm of customs and taxation system has now changed and human intervention will be minimized for ease of doing business. He said that the govt. during last 10 to 15 months has been working on economic development, speedy cargo movement, fiscal management and its recovery and added that efforts were being made to curb illicit activities in trade mechanism.