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FBR urged to restrict buying from registered suppliers December 15, 2019

FBR urged to restrict buying from registered suppliersDecember 15, 2019ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) was urged on Saturday to restrict retailers to make purchases only from sales tax registered individuals instead of binding manufacturers for their sale only to registered suppliers and retailers.Friends of Economic and Business Reforms (FEBR) said the condition...

Shutter-down not solution’: Government urged to strengthen consultation process with traders

‘Shutter-down not solution’: Government urged to strengthen consultation process with traders By RECORDER REPORT on October 31, 2019 The Friends of Economic and Business Reforms (FEBR) has said that shutter-down is not solution of traders' issues, and asked the government to strengthen its consultation process with traders and resolve all issues amicably through dialogues. FEBR President...

FEBR expresses full solidarity & support to heroic struggle of Kashmiris

Business RecorderFEBR expresses full solidarity & support to heroic struggle of Kashmiris• RECORDER REPORT• SEP 8TH, 2019• LAHORE The Friends of Economic and Business Reforms (FEBR) condemning illegal annexation of Occupied Kashmir by India, on Saturday expressed full solidarity and support to the heroic and brave struggle of the Kashmiris by the business community, resisting...

Govt must safeguard existing taxpayers rights through legislation

Govt must safeguard existing taxpayers rights through legislation: Kashif Anwar Reported by: `M Hayat August 27, 2019LAHORE: The Friends of Economic and Business Reforms (FEBR) President Kashif Anwar has said that the government must ensure due respect for existing taxpayers and safeguard their rights through legislation against the misuse of discretionary powers by the FBR. During...

Govt lauded for narrowing trade deficit

August 18, 2019 Business Recorder Govt lauded for narrowing trade deficit RECORDER REPORT LAHORE: As the government is going to complete its one year in power the Friends of Economic and Business Reforms (FEBR) has hailed it for managing to narrow down the trade deficit by over 15 percent to around $32 billion in 2018-19 mainly due to...

FEBR calls for removing non-trade barriers

FEBR calls for removing non-trade barriers RECORDER REPORT LAHORE: The Friends of Economic and Business Reforms (FEBR) has called for removal of non-trade barriers to pursue a target of $5 billion worth bilateral trade from the current value of $1.3 billion trade between Iran and Pakistan, as the US sanctions on Tehran have affected normal trade...