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  • Fixed tax for builders and developers to generate Rs25bn

    KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and the Association of Builders and Developers of Pakistan (ABAD) on Monday agreed on a new simplified and fixed taxation system for builders and land developers that would help generate an additional revenue of Rs25 billion...

    Under the agreement, there will be three categories of builders and developers for taxation: Category A for Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad; Category B for Hyderabad,...

  • A new breed of builders and developers

    Gradually, a new breed of developers and builders made their way into the sector...

    It is with these factors in perspective that the builders and developers depend on fast-track and proper supply of raw material as well as the availability of equipment and manpower...

  • Dubai property developers upbeat despite falling prices

    DUBAI: Dubai property developers are still turning out some larger-than-life projects even though prices are heading south again after clawing back a good chunk of their losses in the 2008 crash...

    The Gulf emirate’s annual Cityscape property fair opened Tuesday with developers foreseeing price declines of about 15 per cent this year, yet confident there would be no return to the days when huge projects were abandoned half finished......

  • SC stopped action against two real estate developers, NA body told

    ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Assembly’s Standing Committee on Overseas Pakis­tanis was informed by the Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) on Wed­nesday that the FIA had been restrained by the Supreme Court from taking action against two influential real estate developers...

    “There are specific directives not to act against Aleem Khan of Vision Developers, Lahore, and Ammar Ahmed Khan of Pak-Arab Housing, Lahore, despite the...

  • Illegal housing schemes: Action against rogue developers expedited after PM snubs LDA, police

    LAHORE: Reprimanded by Prime Minister Imran Khan, for not controlling mushrooming illegal housing schemes, the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) and the city police have expedited action against the rogue developers in Lahore as well as the districts of Kasur, Sheikhupura and Nankana...

    “However, when he (the PM) was told there was problem on the part of police that didn’t lodge FIRs in most cases against the illegal schemes’...

  • Gas utilities told to cooperate with developers of LNG terminals

    ISLAMABAD: The government has ordered the Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL) and Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) to hold weekly meetings with the developers of two upcoming liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals to remove impediments, besides immediate handover of the possession of land for tie-in facilities near Pakistan Steel Mills, it emerged on Sunday...

    The Ministry of Maritime Affairs in collaboration with...

  • Pipeline capacity allocation to two developers okayed

    ISLAMABAD: The Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCoE) on Friday approved allocation of pipeline capacity to two new LNG terminal developers to facilitate their investment in the additional gas infrastructure and once again decided to dissolve Pakistan Electric Power Company (Pepco)...

    The meeting was told the IMC had held 15 meetings between December 2019 and August this year and resolved all pending issues, but the petroleum division and...

  • Builders protest ‘high’ prices of steel, cement

    KARACHI: Builders are agitating against high prices of steel, cement and ceramics, and have asked the government to protect interests of the general public instead of the industry...

    In a statement issued on Thursday, Association of Builders and Deve­lopers (ABAD) Chairman Mohsin Sheikhani said manufacturers were seeking a permanent anti-dumping duty on the import of steel meant for construction...

  • Builders want steps to make cement cheaper

    KARACHI: Builders welcomed the steps taken in the budget 2015-16 to promote the construction sector, though they were critical that no steps have been taken to bring down cement price...

    Salim Kassim Patel, convenor of Association of Builders and Developers’ (ABAD) budget subcommittee, said: “The budget looks positive as a whole...

  • Portuguese builders keen to invest in Pakistan

    KARACHI: Ambassador of Portugal to Pakistan, Joao Paulo Sabido Costa said on Tuesday that Portuguese builders and developers are keen to invest in Pakistan’s construction sector...

    Addressing the members of Association of Builders and Developers (ABAD), the ambassador said Pakistani builders could take advantage of modern construction technologies used by Portugal...

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