Press Release 2020-2021

Chairman BMG dismayed over hike in petroleum prices, devaluing rupee, unbearable inflation
Chairman BMG dismayed over hike in petroleum prices, devaluing rupee, unbearable inflation

Chairman BMG dismayed over hike in petroleum prices, devaluing rupee, unbearable inflation

October 16, 2021

President KCCI appreciates Sindh Govt’s notification allowing businesses to operate on Sunday KARACHI: Chairman Businessmen Group (BMG) & Former President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Zubair Motiwala, while expressing sheer dismay over exorbitant hike in petroleum prices by Rs10.49 per liter, appealed the

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SRB trying best to resolve issues as per taxpayers’ aspiration: Khalid Mehmood
SRB trying best to resolve issues as per taxpayers’ aspiration: Khalid Mehmood

SRB trying best to resolve issues as per taxpayers’ aspiration: Khalid Mehmood

October 15, 2021

KARACHI: Chairman Sindh Revenue Board (SRB) Khalid Mehmood has said that SRB has been making cautious efforts all the time to ensure that the business community do not faces a situation in which they receive notices from FBR and also from SRB however, in case

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Chairman BMG vows to raise strong voice for resolving shopkeepers/ small traders’ issues
Chairman BMG vows to raise strong voice for resolving shopkeepers/ small traders’ issues

Chairman BMG vows to raise strong voice for resolving shopkeepers/ small traders’ issues

October 15, 2021

- Urges small traders/ shopkeepers to exhibit complete unity under KCCI’s umbrella KARACHI: Chairman Businessmen Group (BMG) & Former President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Zubair Motiwala has urged all shopkeepers and small traders to exhibit complete unity and solidarity under KCCI’s umbrella so

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CURBING STREET CRIMES
CURBING STREET CRIMES

CURBING STREET CRIMES

October 14, 2021

Karachi Police Chief stresses ‘regulatory framework’ for sale of second-hand mobile phones’ accessories/ spare parts KARACHI: Additional Inspector General Imran Yaqub Minhas has stressed that the sale of second-hand mobile phones accessories has to be brought into a regulatory framework which would help in dealing

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FREEZING BANK ACCOUNTS
FREEZING BANK ACCOUNTS

FREEZING BANK ACCOUNTS

October 14, 2021

FBR’s move to prove counter-productive to govt’s efforts for ease of doing business: President KCCI - PM, Finance Minister appealed to refrain FBR from taking anti-business move KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Muhammad Idrees, while highly criticizing FBR’s decision to revoke

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Chairman BMG demands to immediately restore gas supplies to industries
Chairman BMG demands to immediately restore gas supplies to industries

Chairman BMG demands to immediately restore gas supplies to industries

October 9, 2021

KARACHI: Chairman Businessmen Group (BMG) & Former President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Zubair Motiwala, while strongly criticizing SSGC for shutting down gas to industries for 72 hours, demanded to immediately restore gas supplies to industries as it would terribly affect production activities

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BALUCHISTAN EARTHQUAKE
BALUCHISTAN EARTHQUAKE

BALUCHISTAN EARTHQUAKE

October 7, 2021

BMG, KCCI express deep grief, sorrow over loss of lives - Fellow businessmen, industrialists appealed to support earthquake affectees KARACHI: The leadership of Businessmen Group (BMG) and Office Bearers of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) have expressed deep grief and sorrow over loss of lives

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WOES OF MEHRAN TOWN FACTORIES
WOES OF MEHRAN TOWN FACTORIES

WOES OF MEHRAN TOWN FACTORIES

October 7, 2021

Cancelling lease not a wise move, fire-related SOPs need to be implemented: Zubair Motiwala KARACHI: Chairman Businessmen Group (BMG) & Former President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Zubair Motiwala, after listening to the woes being suffered by factory owners of Mehran Town, stated

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Lawmakers advise Karachi’s business community to invest in KP
Lawmakers advise Karachi’s business community to invest in KP

Lawmakers advise Karachi’s business community to invest in KP

October 7, 2021

KARACHI: Finance Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Taimur Saleem has said that as security situation was much better in KP and it was going to stay that way on a sustainable basis, the KP government has started offering a lot of facilities and incentives to boost

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TAX LAWS (THIRD AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2021
TAX LAWS (THIRD AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2021

TAX LAWS (THIRD AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2021

October 4, 2021

Tarin assures to look into possibility of re-examining terms ‘non-filer’ and ‘under-filer’ Hammad Azhar agrees to supply RLNG at $6.5 per MMBTU to export-oriented industries of Sindh Waiver of Duty on yarn imports to be considered, DLTL to continue at present or higher rates: Razak

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Shaukat Tarin meets KCCI’s delegation, announces 15 days extension in IT Returns
Shaukat Tarin meets KCCI’s delegation, announces 15 days extension in IT Returns

Shaukat Tarin meets KCCI’s delegation, announces 15 days extension in IT Returns

October 1, 2021

KARACHI: After listening to the problems being faced by taxpayers in filing income tax returns, which were highlighted by a delegation of Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry at a meeting held in Islamabad on Thursday, the Federal Minister for Finance & Revenue (FBR) Shaukat

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Sindh Govt. appealed to refrain KDA from cancelling allotment letters of Mehran Town
Sindh Govt. appealed to refrain KDA from cancelling allotment letters of Mehran Town

Sindh Govt. appealed to refrain KDA from cancelling allotment letters of Mehran Town

October 1, 2021

Stresses consultation with stakeholders to avoid anti-business, anti-public actions KARACHI: While expressing deep concerns over an announcement made by Karachi Development Authority (KDA) to cancel all the allotment letters of residential plots including commercial and industrial in Mehran Town, President Karachi Chamber of Commerce &

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KCCI boycotts NEPRA’s Public Hearing on Sept 29th & 30th
KCCI boycotts NEPRA’s Public Hearing on Sept 29th & 30th

KCCI boycotts NEPRA’s Public Hearing on Sept 29th & 30th

October 1, 2021

- Appeals all stakeholders, interveners to shun Public Hearing KARACHI: The Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) has announced to boycott the Public Hearings being organized by National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on September 29th & 30th, 2021 as it has been observed that

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60th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
60th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

60th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

September 27, 2021

Motiwala appeals federal, provincial governments to pay special attention of Karachi’s woes KARACHI: Chairman Businessmen Group (BMG) & Former President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Zubair Motiwala has fervently appealed the federal and provincial governments to pay special attention to the woes of

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KCCI seeks extension in IT returns till Oct 31
KCCI seeks extension in IT returns till Oct 31

KCCI seeks extension in IT returns till Oct 31

September 24, 2021

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) M. Shariq Vohra has requested the government to extend last date for filing Income Tax Return from September 30, 2021 to October 31, 2021 as many taxpayers were finding it really hard to file their returns on time due to ongoing extraordinary situation

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KCCI Managing Committee unanimously elects Office Bearers for 2021-22
KCCI Managing Committee unanimously elects Office Bearers for 2021-22

KCCI Managing Committee unanimously elects Office Bearers for 2021-22

September 23, 2021

- Muhammad Idrees elected as President, Abdul Rehman Naqi as SVP, Qazi Zahid Ahmed as VP KARACHI: The Managing Committee of Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI), in its meeting held on Thursday, unanimously elected Muhammad Idrees as President KCCI for 2021-22 while Abdul Rehman Naqi was also elected as Senior

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ORDINANCE FOR BROADENING TAX BASE
ORDINANCE FOR BROADENING TAX BASE

ORDINANCE FOR BROADENING TAX BASE

September 21, 2021

Victimization not the purpose, KCCI’s concerns over under-filer term to be addressed: FMDLTL to continue, previous claims to be settled soon, current claims to be settled on time: Shaukat TarinDeadlines for pending policies to be given during KCCI’s visit to ISB: Finance MinisterAlthough FM allowed

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PAF Air War College delegation visits KCCI
PAF Air War College delegation visits KCCI

PAF Air War College delegation visits KCCI

September 21, 2021

KARACHI: A delegation comprising senior officers of PAF Air War College led by Air Vice Marshal Hussain Ahmed Siddiqui visited the Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) who were briefed about the role being played by Karachi’s business community in the overall economic development

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