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Privatization of PIA inevitable

Privatization of PIA Inevitable


admin | January 15, 2018 | category: News

Privatization of PIA inevitable.Minister for Privatization Daniyal Aziz Monday said privatization of national carrier Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is inevitable as the government has to bear losses of Rs. 325 billion to keep the airline in operational.

Addressing a press conference here today the Minister for Privatization said the process of privatization of the PIA will be completed according to law and assured that the rights of the employees will be safeguarded at all cost. He said that the process of privatization will be in a professional and transparent manner.

Daniyal Aziz said that the government has decided to privatize all the state-owned companies that are costing billions in losses so that these losses of the government will be minised and the performance of these state owned organizations could be imporvd.

The Minister for Privatization said that the economy is burdened with over Rs 600 billion annually owing to losses of some of the leading state owned companies therefore, the government had to privatize them to save the losses.

Replying to a question the Minister said the government would treat assets of the PIA and aviation section separately for completing the process of privatization. He ruled out the criticism of the opposition that PML-N has double standards for privatization and only some of the state owned organizations are being privatized. He clarified that all those state owned organizations will be privatized which are running in losses.

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Jobs in Pakistan International Airlines

Jobs in Pakistan International Airlines


Sumera Saeed | November 1, 2017 | category: Government Jobs in Pakistan

Jobs in Pakistan International Airlines

Job Titles:

  • General Manager Marketing

 Location: Kahuta, Pakistan

Industry: Pakistan International Airlines

Positions: 01

Apply Before: 16th November, 2017

Age Limit: 57 year

Minimum Qualification and Experience: mentioned on the advertisement

How to Apply?

You can apply for the Jobs in Pakistan International Airlines by submitting your CV and academic credentials by the due date.

Phone: 00-92-21-111-786-786

For additional details see the advertisement below:

Jobs in Pakistan International Airlines

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PIA Passenger Flight PK-661 Crashed in Havelian: Junaid Jamshed and His Wife Lost lives in Tragic Incident

PIA Passenger Flight PK-661 Crashed in Havelian: Junaid Jamshed and His Wife Lost lives in Tragic Incident


Sumera Saeed | December 7, 2016 | category: News

PIA Passenger Flight PK-661 Crashed in Havelian: Junaid Jamshed and His Wife Lost lives in Tragic Incident

The reports said that Pakistan International Airlines passenger plane PK-661 flying from Chitral has crashed on its flight to Islamabad.

The Civil Aviation Authority sources claimed that the ATR-42 plane with 47 passengers crashed in a tragic incident. The Plane got missing when its connection from radar disconnected and CAA sources confirmed a SOS call from the pilot to the control tower shortly before it lost communication with the plane. According to CAA the Flight-661 was lost at about 4.30pm local time.

There were renowned personalities in the crashed plane. The famous personality pop singer turned into Evangelist  Junaid Jamshed and his wife Neha Jamshed were also in the Plane,  family of Junaid Jamshed has confirmed with the media TV Channels.

PIA Passenger Flight PK-661 Crashed in Havelian: Junaid Jamshed and His Wife Lost lives in Tragic Incident

Approximately 47 members including 5 crew members included pilot captain Saaleh Janjua, and first officers Ali Akram and Ahmed Janjua.meet death in the plane crash incident in Pakistan near Havelian. The reports said that all the 47 passengers in the plane crash in Pakistan lost their lives.

According to eyewitnesses the PIA Flight-661 got crashed in a hilly area near Havelian, near the Ordinance factory.  The Plane burned into ashes as clouds of smoke could be seen rising from the area of the reported crash.  The rescue teams are reaching the plane crash point to serve.

The reports said that all the 47 passengers in the plane crash in Pakistan lost their lives.

Below you can see the list of passengers board on in the plane.

PIA Passenger Flight PK-661 Crashed in Havelian: Junaid Jamshed and His Wife Lost lives in Tragic Incident

You can call the PIA Emergency response centre for further information:

0092-21-99044890

0092-21-99044376

0092-21-99044394

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling


Sumera Saeed | September 11, 2016 | category: Mobile Phones

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling

Pakistan International Airlines Bans the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handset on Planes

PIA has declared that the owner of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handset not to bring their device during travelling in the planes.

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has taken this decision by keeping in view the decisions of lots of airlines, which barred the use of Samsung latest devices during travelling.

The reason behind banning the Samsung Galaxy devices in the planes is the explosion of the battery of the handset, which causes instant combusting of the smartphone.

Recently, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) also barred the consumers of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to carry their device during travelling, as the 35 incidents of device instant combusting reported in different countries of the world.

PIA Bars Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone During Travelling

Samsung, Korean Mobile Manufacturing Company, has stopped the sale of the latest flagship devices and announced the free of charge exchange of the device. The company said that this fault is due to the rare manufacturing error that leads to overheating the battery of the device and finally combusting.

Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 During Air Traveling May Cause Serious Life Threat

The other airlines including United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways, Singapore Airlines, Australia´s Qantas, and Virgin Australia have announced the temporarily ban on the use of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on board its flights.