ISLAMABAD (APP) - A meeting of the Privatization Commission Board will be held here under the chairmanship of Senator Waqar Ahmed Khan Federal Minister for Privatization at Privatization Commission Secretariat, on April 23 (today). The meeting would formulate recommendations for Cabinet Committee On Privatization (CCOP) and to review the status and progress of various ongoing and upcoming transactions. The meeting will also review the progress made for the implementation of Benazir Employees Stock Option Scheme (BESOS) and will discuss the schedule of the BESOS distribution certificates in the remaining entities. So far under BESOS more than 40,000 workers of eight entities have received 12 percent GoP shares unit certificates. This scheme was effective from August 14, 2009.