Tag Archives: Fares

New transport fares to be introduced

Punjab Transport Minister Mujtaba Shuja-ur-Rehman has said on Friday new fares will be implemented on all inter-city and urban routes by the provincial government, in light of the reduced fuel prices. In

PIA decides to raise fares

PIA has decided to increase the fares in respect of its international and domestic flights in the wake of recent hike in the prices of petroleum products. PIA sources said its loss

Railways increases fares

The Pakistan Railways (PR) announced a 15 to 20 percent increase in its fares, applicable from Thursday, triggering a countrywide protest over the decision. The hike came amid uproar over the decline

PIA fares take off

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) increased fares on its domestic and international flights on Thursday. One-way fare on domestic routes was increased by Rs 400 while international fair was increased by Rs 2124.

Fuel prices and fares go hand in hand

All Pakistan Transport Owners Association raised inter-city transport fares on Friday owing to an increase in petroleum prices two days ago. Transporters increased the fares of transport to 100 cities from Lahore.

CNG off: fares go up by 100%

As the CNG stations in Sindh closed down for two days on Monday, the transporters in Mirpurkhas, Hyderabad, Sanghar, Badin and other parts of Sindh, grabbed the opportunity to fleece the passengers

Rise in transport fares illegal?

The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday summoned the secretaries of Transport Department and Regional Transport Authority and the transporters’ representatives among other respondents, directing them to submit their comments over the

MQM slams increase in transport fares

KARACHI – Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM)’s Rabita Committee has criticised the two-rupee increase in public transport fares, terming it as a gross injustice to the people of the city.
According to the committee, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority had increased Petroleum, Oil and Lubricants (POL) prices a few days ago; but the increase has not been withdrawn despite government’s assurances. The increase in POL prices and the consequent increase by the public transporters in the

Transporters’ strike from 11th if fares not increased by Rs 4

KARACHI – In a move to pressure the Sindh government into allowing a four-rupee raise in public transport fares, city transporters have threatened to initiate a wheel-jam strike from Monday, April 11, till such time that all their demands are met.
The KTI would soon forward a summary seeking an increase of at least Rs 4 per seat by Sunday, transporters decided at a meeting on Monday of the larger transporters’ organization – Karachi Transport Ittehad (KTI) – at its head-office.