Incorporation in Pakistan: Part 2

17 08 2012

This entry is a continuation of the last post which dealt with the topic of incorporating companies in Pakistan under the Companies Ordinance 1984 (the “Ordinance”). Foreign investment is crucial for any country’s economy. In an era of globalisation, relocating overseas or doing business in a developing country is quite competitive and investors are spoilt for choice about where to go. There are loads of low cost destinations all over the world. Here, in this post, we will highlight and explore post incorporation requirements for foreign companies in Pakistan which – as an English based and American influenced legal system – offers unique business opportunities to Asian, African, American, European and other businessmen and entrepreneurs. 

  • Any change or alteration in particulars stated in the documents and returns filed at the time of registration under section 451 (Documents to be delivered to registrar by foreign companies) is required to be filed on form 44 with the registrar concerned within 30 days of such change or alteration (Section 452 – Return to be delivered to registrar by foreign companies whose documents, etc. altered). Read the rest of this entry »