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PIA’s exorbitantly-paid deputy MD sacked

The management of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Tuesday terminated PIA Deputy Managing Director Saleem Siyani, who was allegedly drawing a tax-free salary of $50,000 per month. According to media reports,

Being PIA MD is a thankless job…

The new Managing Director of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Rao Qamar Suleman face challenges of not only revamping the huge human resource and financial loopholes of the airline but would also have

An uphill task for new PIA MD

The newly appointed Pakistan International Airline (PIA) Managing Director Rao Qamar Suleman will have to face a tough time at the cash-strapped national flag carrier. He will have to do a lot

Govt divesting its shares in PSEs, MD KSE

Government is moving more actively towards the divestment of its shares in Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) through primary and secondary offerings in the local stock markets. “This would help increase the depth

Ebad-backed KWSB MD resigns ‘to avoid inquiry’

Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan-backed Karachi Water & Sewerage Board (KWSB) Managing Director (MD) Misbahuddin Fareed submitted his resignation to the Sindh chief secretary’s office on Monday, Pakistan Today has learnt.

KWSB MD wants all pumping stations functioning

Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) Managing Director, Misbahuddin Fareed directed the engineers concerned of the water board on Tuesday to ensure proper functioning of all the pumping stations and smooth flow

OGDCL workers occupy MD office, 60 arrested

ISLAMABAD – Islamabad Police on Wednesday arrested around 60 employees of Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) after they occupied their managing director’s office while protesting against non-payment of their salaries. Over 200 employees, who were reinstated under a presidential ordinance, occupied the office for more than two hours, demanding payment of dues denied to them for the past many months and one-step promotion as promised by the management.
They refused to

Ex-PIA MD sells aircraft for nominal price

KARACHI – The former Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Managing Director Captain Ejaz Haroon has sold a Boeing 747 plane of the airline to a vendor in just Rs 35 per kilogramme, while it could have been used for cannibalisation after a few modifications. Sources informed Pakistan Today that a Boeing 747-200, worth not less than $20 million and weight of over 200 tonnes, was sold to a vendor in just Rs 35/kg, despite the fact that PIA has 100 percent technical expertise to overhaul

Christian workers accuse SWM MD of blasphemy

LAHORE – Christian workers of the Solid Waste Management Company under the City District Government Lahore (CDGL), have submitted an application to the Qilla Gujjar Singh Police Station complaining against their Managing Director for blaspheming against their Prophet Jesus Christ (pbuh). Akram Gill, part of the union told Pakistan Today that they had approached Wasim Ajmal Chaudhry and had asked for two hours of relaxation each day till Easter (Aril 24), mainly because of the stress