Several PIA flights cancelled due to lack of funds

KARACHI: Scores of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flights have been cancelled on Tuesday due scarcity of funds, ARY News reported quoting assets. Sources privy to the advance informed ARY News {that a} quantity of home flights to and from Karachi have been cancelled because the nationwide flag provider failed to pay Pakistan State Oil (PSO) … Read more

PIA likely to ground more planes amid financial crisis

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airline (PIA) is likely to ground more planes amid the present financial crisis, ARY News reported. As in line with main points, the flight suspension looms at the PIA heads as 15 more plane might be grounded if the nationwide airline does now not pay the quantity inside two days. Sources inside … Read more

PIA fails to clear salary dues

KARACHI: The nationwide flag service Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has failed to clear the salary dues of its staff due to the critical monetary disaster, ARY News reported on Sunday. Sources informed ARY News that the PIA staff are nonetheless disadvantaged in their August salaries. The nationwide airline is going through a number of monetary … Read more

PIA’s UK flights on the horizon

LAHORE: In a promising building, a delegation from the British Department for Transport (DFT) is about to reach in Karachi right through the final week of October, elevating hopes for the resumption of Pakistan’s flights to the UK. Sources point out that the DFT delegation will habits a complete audit of Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) … Read more

Pakistan-UK flights, Pakistan-Europe flight, PIA, DfT, EASA

Pakistan has set expectancies top for the recovery of direct flight operations within the United Kingdom (UK) and Europe after the impending visits in their aviation audit groups, ARY News reported on Thursday. A delegation from the British protection company, Department for Transport (DfT), will seek advice from Pakistan on the finish of October. During … Read more

PIA’s leased planes may be grounded

ISLAMABAD/LAHORE: It is being feared that the Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) 9 leased planes would be grounded after the leasing firms’ refusal to assist it whilst caretaker Prime Minister Anwaarul Haq Kakar on Tuesday ordered the control of the nationwide flag provider to offer its restructuring plan to the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the … Read more

PIA agrees to negotiate with employees over privatization

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) management on Monday agreed to have interaction in negotiations with their employees who’ve been challenging a elevate in salaries and protesting in opposition to the privatization of the corporate, ARY News reported. According to the main points, PIA employees were protesting – challenging wage increments and in opposition to the … Read more

PIA offers connected flights to 16 China destinations via Beijing

BEIJING: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has presented connected flights between Pakistan and 16 fascinating towns of China via Beijing in partnership with Air China, PIA Country Manager, Bilal Afzal stated on Sunday. These Chinese towns come with Guangzhou, Wuhan, Urumqi, Shenzhen, Xian, Shenyang, Shanghai, Ningbo, Nanjing, Harbin, Hangzhou, Hohhot, Dunhuang, Chengdu, Changchun, and Chongqing, he … Read more

PIA appoints UK staff on high salaries despite financial crisis

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has made appointments of staff within the United Kingdom (UK) despite going through a critical financial crisis, ARY News reported on Friday. The nationwide flag service is going through a ban in direct flights to the United Kingdom (UK) for 3 years. Despite the financial crisis and the ban, the … Read more

FBR freezes PIA accounts over non-payment of FED

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday once more iced over the financial institution accounts of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) because of non-payment of Rs8 billion in Federal Excise Duty (FED). “A decision has been made to register a first information report (FIR) against the PIA officials for not submitting the FED,” … Read more