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Traders, end, strike, govt, defers, CNIC, condition, Jan 31

Traders end strike as govt defers CNIC condition till Jan 31

10 October, 2019 5:21 pm 5:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders ended their strike after the government deferred the condition of the Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) till January 31, 2020. Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Finance announced to establish a special desk in the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to resolve the problems of traders. Moreover, committees of traders’ … Read More


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Traders shut market across country after talks failure with govt

10 October, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders shut down markets across the country on Wednesday after their talks with the government failed. Traders associations called for two days of shutter down protests across Pakistan, the protest entered its second day. After failure the talks with government, the traders hinted at close the market for unspecified time period. … Read More


Traders, announce, continue, shutdown, tomorrow, talks, fail

Traders announce to continue shutdown today as talks with govt fail

10 October, 2019 9:14 pm 9:14 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders announced to again observe the shutdown on Wednesday after their talks with the government failed. All shops and markets will remain closed due to the strike. Two rounds of talks were held between the traders and officials of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and the Finance Ministry, but they … Read More


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Traders stage shutter down strike across country against tax reforms

10 October, 2019 11:06 am 11:06 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders across the country are staging a two-day strike against the government’s tax reforms including condition to provide computerised national identity cards. Many shops and markets in different cities remained closed on Tuesday. The Markazi Anjuman-i-Tajiran had announced a shutter down strike throughout the country on October 29 and October 30. … Read More


Traders, vow, observe, shutdown, costs, Oct 29 & 30

Traders vow to observe shutdown at all costs today

10 October, 2019 8:18 am 8:18 am

LAHORE/KARACHI (92 News) – Traders have vowed to observe a shutdown at all costs on October 29 and 30. Addressing a joint press conference on Monday, All Pakistan Anjuman-e-Tajran secretary general Naeem Mir said that they will not be lured by FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi. “We will not hold talks with the government unless the … Read More


Strike, link, Maulana, march, traders

Our strike has no link with Maulana’s march, say traders

10 October, 2019 10:49 pm 10:49 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Traders have clarified that their strike has no link with the march and sit-in of JUI-F chief Maulana Fazalur Rahman. Addressing a joint press conference on Wednesday, they said that they will observe countrywide shutdown on October 29 and 30. Tanzeem-e-Tajran chief Kashif Chaudhry said that they will withdraw the strike … Read More


Traders, attempt, march, FBR HQs, first, round, talks, fail

Traders attempt to march towards FBR headquarters as both rounds of talks f...

10 October, 2019 7:03 pm 7:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders attempted to march towards the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Headquarters in protest against the new tax laws on Wednesday. The administration stopped the protesters from marching towards FBR Headquarters at Serena Chowk. They chanted slogans against the government and the FBR. They also staged a sit-in at Serena Chowk. … Read More


Govt revises CNIC condition for traders to pay tax

10 October, 2019 10:11 pm 10:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – After meetings of traders with Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the government has revised the condition of computerized national identity card (CNIC) for traders to pay tax. According to a notification issued by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), the provision of a … Read More


Traders, announce, ‘Tahaffuz Maishat March’, Islamabad, Oct 7

Traders announce ‘Tahaffuz Maishat March’ in Islamabad on Oct 7

09 September, 2019 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Traders have announced that they will launch the Tahaffuz Maishat March from Melody Market to Parliament on October 7. Addressing a press conference on Monday, Markazi Tanzeem Tajran Pakistan president Kashif Ch said that the government is destroying the economy under instructions from the International Monetary Fund. “All industrialists and traders … Read More


Traders, announce, protest, Islamabad, Oct 9, talks, fail, FBR

Traders announce protest in Islamabad on Oct 9 as talks fail with FBR

09 September, 2019 10:40 pm 10:40 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Traders announced to stage protest in Islamabad on October 9 after their talks with the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) failed on Friday. Talking to the media, Anjuman-e-Tajran Pakistan secretary general Naeem Mir said that they would march in Islamabad on October 9. He said that they could not agree on … Read More


10 traders deprived of cash, sacrificial animals in Faisalabad

08 August, 2019 2:19 pm 2:19 pm

FAISALABAD (92 News) – Ten traders of sacrificial animals were deprived of a huge money and costly animals worth Rs one million near Khanoana Cattle Market on Sunday. The swindlers gave intoxicating tea to the victims and decamped with the cash and valuables. The victims alleged that the police were not cooperating with them. “We … Read More


Preparations to celebrate Eidul Azha in full swing

08 August, 2019 11:12 am 11:12 am

LAHORE (92 News) – As Eidul Azha is just around the corner, the preparations are in full swing with many looking for a sacrificial animal that may not only be in accordance to the religious requirement but also suitable to their respective budgets. For the majority of citizens, though, Eid preparations meant finding a good … Read More


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APAT’s Naeem Mir announces fresh round of shutter-down strike in Augu...

07 July, 2019 3:49 pm 3:49 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – All Pakistan Anjuman-e-Tajiran (APAT) secretary general Naeem Mir announced four-day shutter-down strike in August to protest certain new taxes and condition of CNIC for retailers. According to Mir, traders across the country would observe complete shutter-down on August 15 and 16. He said the traders in previous shutter-down strike had demanded … Read More


Corrupt, elements, tried, mislead, traders, masses, Mian Aslam

Corrupt elements tried to mislead traders, masses: Mian Aslam

07 July, 2019 7:22 pm 7:22 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Minister for Information Mian Aslam Iqbal said that the corrupt elements have tried to mislead the masses and traders. Addressing a press conference on Thursday, he said that the opposition is not getting people to stage the protest. He said that traders had rejected the call for the protest. The … Read More


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Hong Kong protesters march near border to target traders from China

07 July, 2019 3:12 pm 3:12 pm

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Several thousand Hong Kong people marched on Saturday to protest against mainland Chinese traders in a border town, tapping into sentiment behind huge demonstrations against an extradition bill to highlight another problem they see as having been mismanaged. The protest in the town of Sheung Shui is the latest in a … Read More