PIA: (PIA cancels its flights to Saudi Arabia)

ISLAMABAD:Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), consequent to Saudi government’s decision of a week-long suspension of all international flights, has announced to cancel its flights scheduled for today to different destinations in Saudi Arabia.   According to reports, talking to media in Karachi, PIA spokesman, Abdullah Khan said it is due to resurgence of COVID-19, that flights are being stopped and duraRead More…

PIA cancels ATR aircraft acquired on expensive Lease arrangement

Karachi, December 12, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA cancels ATR aircraft acquired on expensive Lease arrangement. PIA spokesman said on Saturday.
PIA ATR-72 aircraft were high on operational cost and expected Market value resultantly making the flight operations non profitable. These aircraft were acquired on lease in the year 2015 and were higher than the present market price but due to the long-term agreement enforced, PIA waRead More…

PIA has always played it’s role as a National Flag carrier and committed to provide services to Pakistanis across the Globe

Karachi, December 12, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA has always played it’s role as a National Flag carrier and committed to provide services to Pakistanis across the Globe. PIA has arranged transportation of Pakistanis on short notice from Bangkok. PIA spokesman said on Friday.
PIA operated flight PK 895 from Bangkok is bringing back nearly 50 Pakistanis who were deported from Bangkok either due to over stay or Visa expiratioRead More…

PIA announces Voluntary Separation Scheme

Karachi, December 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA has announced the Voluntary separation scheme for employees of the airline, the option to apply will end on 22 December. PIA spokesman said on Monday.
The VSS package has been made for employees in two categories that is over 18 years of service and below 18 years of service. The package compensation includes accumulated leaves, gratuity, Provident fund, Lump sum Medical and PRead More…

PIA and Askari Bank launched one of the most promising and innovative Askari-PIA co brand credit card in a modest ceremony due to COVID SOPs

Karachi, December 05, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA and Askari Bank launched one of the most promising and innovative Askari-PIA co brand credit card in a modest ceremony due to COVID SOPs.
PIA and Askari Bank, being two market leaders in their respective industries have both long been associated with Pakistan’s national identity and it was only natural that they join forces to create a unique value for their consumers. HRead More…

Pakistan International Airlines has introduced special fares, up to 30 percent discounted on domestic flights

Karachi, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): On the eve of winter holidays and school vacations, PIA has introduced special fares, upto 30 percent discounted on domestic flights operating between Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Quetta, Faisalabad, Sialkot and Peshawar from December 03, 2020 onwards. Passengers would now be able to travel between these cities on a one way minimum fare of Rs. 8,500 and round trip minimum fare of Read More…

Pakistan International Airlines and Oriental Sky Aviation Ltd sign cargo charter agreement

Karachi, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA and Oriental Sky Aviation Ltd signed a landmark cargo charter agreement here on Wednesday paving the way for direct and daily dedicated cargo flights between Pakistan and China. The instrument of agreement was signed between PIA’s General Manager Charters and MD Oriental Sky Aviation Mr. Rush Wang at PIA offices. CEO PIA Air Marshal Arshad Malik and Chief Commercial OffiRead More…

Virtual Extraordinary General Meeting of PIA shareholders moderated from PIA Head office held

Karachi, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): A virtual Extraordinary General Meeting of PIA shareholders moderated from PIA Head office was held. Nawaid Malik was elected as Director after which the airline now has a complete Board comprising CEO and 9 Directors nominated by Government, and one elected Director.
CEO PIA Air Marshal Arshad Malik who presided the Meeting welcomed Nawaid Malik on his election. He said that withRead More…

PIA and Hashoo Group Sign MoU

Karachi, November 24, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA and Hashoo Group / Destinations of the World (DOTW-Pakistan) entered into a strategic Alliance for jointly enhancing businesses and promoting tourism in Pakistan. The scope of the partnership ranges from discounts for unitization of products, tour packages, Rent a Car service, Chauffer driven Pick and Drop facility, special discounts on wedding packages and stays, air transporRead More…

PIA and Hashoo Group Sign MoU

Karachi, November 24, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA and Hashoo Group / Destinations of the World (DOTW-Pakistan) entered into a strategic Alliance for jointly enhancing businesses and promoting tourism in Pakistan. The scope of the partnership ranges from discounts for unitization of products, tour packages, Rent a Car service, Chauffer driven Pick and Drop facility, special discounts on wedding packages and stays, air transporRead More…