Economics & Business

Govt exempts demurrage on consignments

ISLAMABAD: The Caretaker Minister for Ports and Shipping Dr Fahim Ansari said Wednesday that the government has decided to exempt the demurrage on the consignments lying at the ports that could not be cleared due to the untoward law and order situation emerged after the December 27 unfortunate incident. In a statement issued here, the Minister said keeping in view the genuine problems faced by the people, it has been decided that consignments which were to be cleared from December 28, 2007 to January 8, 2008 may be exempted from payment of demurrage.-SANA

About the author

Rubab Saleem

Rubab Saleem is Editor of Pakistan Times

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *