Wednesday, February 8

Aviation Minister announces up to 15% reduction in PIA’s fares on int’l routes

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Aviation Khawaja Saad Rafique has announced up to 15 per cent reduction in the PIA’s fares on international routes aimed at passing on the benefit of decreased jet fuel prices to air travellers.

In a video message, he said Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has decreased fares of all domestic flights following the reduction in prices of jet fuel and now it reduced fares on international routes too.

He said, it has been decided that there would be a significant decrease of 15 percent in the PIA’s fare for the flights operating on the routes of Gulf and the United Arab Emirates, a 10 percent reduction in tickets for Saudi Arabia and 8 per cent for Canada-bound flights.