Amraiz Khan

  • TLAHORE - PIA management has finalised a wet deal under which four narrow body planes having at least 15 years of operational life would be inducted, allegedly violating the aviation policy, revealed well-placed sources in Aviation Division. The airline had advertised a tender bearing No TS377626E ...

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  • TLAHORE - A technical committee of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has declared 27 Passenger Boarding Bridges (PBBs) installed at different airports of the country ‘risky’ for the passengers. An inquiry committee was constituted by the aviation division for the inspection of all PBBs ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar on Saturday took notice of reports regarding the scheduled execution of Khizar Hayat, a mentally-ill prisoner on death row, and announced to suspend his sentence till further orders. The chief justice also fixed the matter ...

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  • TLAHORE - PIA, an ailing public sector organistaion which has been feeding on the national exchequer for too long, is looking for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who need not have any commercial aviation experience. An advertisement published in media shows masters degree and War Course, and ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Allama Iqbal International Airport (AIIAP) extension project has been put on the backburner for months. The AIIAP was inaugurated in 2003. After the passage of over 10 years, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) needed to extend its building. The financial bid and the letter of ...

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  • TLAHORE - The best nursing graduate called for stepped efforts to bring in reforms so that the “Internationally nursing is not all about to administer drugs but nurses are working as physicians, researchers, rehabilitators and much more,” said Hassan Mukhtar a gold medalist of Shalamar ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Excise Taxation and Narcotics Control (ET&NC) Department has failed to run the smart registration card project. Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar had inaugurated the motor vehicle registration smart card system at the office of the Excise & Taxation director general in ...

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  • TLAHORE - New FIA Punjab Director Tariq Chohan has expressed his firm resolve to continue fight against money laundering. He said targeted raids would be conducted against people involved in heinous business and no harassment would be created to those doing righteous trade. He expressed these views ...

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  • TLAHORE - Grant of excessive traffic rights to foreign carriers, heavy comparative landing charges and taxes on air fare have ruined local aviation industry, a report of Pakistani Operators on National Aviation Policy revealed. The report says, “During ten years of 2008-2017 increase in ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   Though British Airways operation in Pakistan is a good omen but at the same time it will decrease market share of already losses stricken PIA, said an aviation expert on Thursday. British Airways suspended its flights from Islamabad to UK in 2008 following the terrorist ...

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  • TLAHORE - PIA’s financial crisis has deepened as the airline has failed to pay salaries to many of its officials so far. The PIA staff was happy with removal of former CEO Musharraf Rasool Cyan through a Supreme Court order because they believed that Cyan and his team brought the PIA to the ...

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  • TLAHORE   - The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Punjab on Saturday continued its raids on different private schools across Punjab and collected digital data. The action came after the top court of the country directed the FIA to freeze the accounts of LGS, and FBR to scrutinise its tax ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Punjab on Thursday raided Lahore Grammar School (LGS) head office and took its digital data into possession on charges of receiving exorbitant fees, said a senior officer of the agency. The action came after the top court of the country ...

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  • TLAHORE - New domestic airlines, which obtained licences in recent past, are unlikely to start operations in the country due to strict aviation policy and heavy taxes, says a senior CAA official. He said that six new private airlines had applied to the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) for regular ...

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  • TLAHORE - At a time when Prime Minister Imran Khan is showing a strong concern about the huge amounts of money being transferred abroad through money laundering, the Punjab chapter of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) could register only 14 cases of money laundering in the first 100 days of the ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  The number of complaints has increased regarding unauthorised activation of internet banking and transfer of amounts in millions of rupees, statistics available with The Nation revealed. Sources in Ministry Interior said that only Cybercrime Reporting Centre Lahore ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has started digging into alleged Rs26 million irregularities in PIA Islamabad catering service, it is revealed. The bureau has sought record of catering service and promotion of two officials from the airline management. NAB asked for details of ...

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  • TLAHORE - The FIA has unearthed electricity and gas theft worth millions of rupees during one month registering cases against people involved. Apart from that about 9,000 inquiries and more than 3500 cases registered across the province during last 10 months, an officer of FIA said on Monday. More ...

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  • TLAHORE - A delegation of Shaheen International Airline employees will take up the issue of non-payment of dues with Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar at Supreme Court Lahore Registry today. According to airline staff they have not been paid since July. Capt Uzair said that it was ...

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  • TLAHORE  -    Complying with the orders given by Prime Minister Imran Khan, the FIA chief has asked all the directors of four zones to conduct crackdown on Hundi, Hawla business operators in the country. In a letter, Additional Director-General Basharat Shehzad on behalf of the ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   Pendency of files in FIA Punjab has touched alarming level for the last two months since assumption of charge by current Director Waqar Abbasi, well placed sources in the agency revealed. Apart from pendency, upright officers have landed in hot water and the officers who ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Anti-Corruption Department has started an inquiry into the charges against the director general of the Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control (ET&NC) involving sale of 58,000 litres of liquor. The inquiry started on the directions of the Punjab chief secretary when a citizen, ...

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  • TLAHORE - Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Director General Ghulam Hassan Baig has been accused of making transfers/postings in violation of merit and not attending his office. In a letter addressed to the prime minister, NAB chairman, CAA Board chairman and aviation secretary, a former director of ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   New reservation system, HITIT, in PIA has resulted in decline in sale while the chairman had to face tough time before Aviation Committee of the Senate when senators raised questions about the system. A letter written by PIA Chairman Muhammad Saqib Aziz to Ms Noor Gukman ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore has taken up an alleged Rs 5 billion scam of registration of vehicles at Excise Taxation and Narcotics Control (ET&NC). In an investigation conducted earlier by the department it was detected that more than 4,000 heavy vehicles were ...

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  • TLAHORE - Repeated efforts made by the government to remove the agent mafia operating outside the passport offices in the metropolis have yielded no results and these people can still be seen there in large numbers to help applicants get things done that are not possible through lawful ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control (ET&NC) Director General DG Akram Ashraf Gondal has been flouting the transfer ban imposed by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) just to please the provincial minister, it has been learnt reliably. On September 3, the ECP imposed a ban on ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Scores of students of COMSATS University’s Lahore campus staged a protest demonstration against the university management outside the Lahore Press Club on Sunday. They were of the view that the university management had put the future of 3,000 graduates in different ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has taken notice of illegal transfers/postings in Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control (ET&NC) Punjab after issuance of schedule of by-elections in various districts. Sources privy to development said that under pressure of minister ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   In a surprising move on Friday, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif for alleged embezzlement in Ashiana-i-Iqbal Housing Scheme. He was detained as he appeared before the bureau in the Saaf Pani Company and Ashiana ...

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