Tag: Rawalpindi

government has decided a youth business soft loans

Government has Decided a Youth Business Soft Loans

The government has decided to launch a youth business scheme initiative to provide soft loans to the youth – a news source Pak Villas. This proposed initiative aims to empower youth so that they can earn their livelihood with respect and dignity. It will be launched under the government’s ‘Kamyab Jawan Programme’ initiative. The Youth […]

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Ban on LPG decanting in urban areas

Ban on LPG decanting in urban areas

A ban has been placed on decanting cylinders of Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) in urban areas, news by Pak Villas. This ban has been implemented by the Civil Defence Department. It covers all licensed and unlicensed gas filling shops and agencies. A letter was sent to the administrative bodies of various civic bodies directing the removal […]

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Offices of illegal housing societies demolished

Offices of illegal housing societies demolished

The Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) razed several offices of illegal housing societies in the city , a news source reported. These offices were located along Chakri Road. The demolition follows RDA’s plan to initiate the operation against illegal housing societies marketing in the city. The civic body had previously announced to begin the operation from […]

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Real estate companies get exemption from SECP

Real estate companies get exemption from SECP

The Securities and Exchange Policy Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has agreed to withdraw the condition of obtaining SECP permission before a public announcement of projects by real estate companies, news by pak villas. This was a proposal given by the Pakistan Business Council (PBC). SECP will also propose the […]

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Federal Government banned ownership of plots/vehicles under open letter

Federal Government banned ownership of plots/vehicles under open letter

The federal government has banned the ownership of plots and vehicles under the open transfer letter mechanism – a news by Pak Villas. The finance ministry has directed housing societies and provincial transport authorities to cancel any registrations made under the said arrangement. A summary of this effect has been forwarded to the provincial governments […]

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FBR has increased the valuation rates of real estate plots in all major cities across the country

FBR has increased the valuation rates of real estate plots in all major cities across the country

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has increased the valuation rates of real estate plots in all major cities across the country, including Karachi, news by Pak Villas. This rate hike falls in the range of 15% to 25% of the rates notified earlier- on average. FBR has taken this measure in an effort to […]

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Crackdown on buildings with no fire safety measures

Crackdown on buildings with no fire safety measures

The Punjab Home Department has issued orders for launching a crackdown against buildings without proper fire safety measures, a news by Pak Villas. The Civil Defence Department has been asked to carry out the said operation. The buildings to be targeted will include high rises and small industrial units. Orders require to seal the buildings […]

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E&TDepartment has issued arrest warrants for property tax defaulters

E&TDepartment has issued arrest warrants for property tax defaulters

The Excise and Taxation (E&T) Department has issued arrest warrants for property tax defaulters – a news by Pak Villas.The department previously released a list of 300 tax defaulters whose dues exceeded PKR 100,000. So far, the E&T officials have issued arrest warrants for 80 property tax defaulters. The department earlier announced its decision during a […]

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CCB to have its own bye-laws in the coming week

CCB to have its own bye-laws in the coming week

The Chaklala Cantonment Board (CCB) has sought suggestions from elected members for devising the body’s bye-laws a news by Pak Villas. A senior CCB official said that the board will adopt new bye-laws in the coming week. The board, which was made a separate entity in 2003, still follows the regulatory framework set by the […]

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Details of luxury tax on properties to be scrutinised

Details of luxury tax on properties to be scrutinised

Director General (DG) Excise Punjab has demanded complete details of luxury taxes on properties around the province including in Rawalpindi, news by Pak Villas.The directors have been instructed to reassess and prepare pro forms on luxury taxes within three days. These will then be dispatched to the DG’s office for scrutiny. The provincial government has […]

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