Islamabad: FBR has ordered that all the Model Customs Collectorates shall remain open on Saturday 24th and 31st December, 2011, as normal working days and has also extended the office hours on 30th and 31st December, 2011 upto 2200 hours, in order to facilitate the trade and industry in getting their cargo cleared for imports and exports.
The designated branches of State Bank of Pakistan and National Bank of Pakistan would also remain open till 2200 hours, on the above mentioned dates and for the extended office hours, to provide banking facility so as to ensure the payment of duty and taxes.
The port authorities/port operators have also been advised to synchronize their working, accordingly.
For more information, contact:
Federal Board of Revenue (FBR)
Tel: +9251 920 8407