ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin chaired a meeting on PIA’s Corporate Business Plan 2022-26 at the Finance Division in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The Federal Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan, the Secretary Aviation, Secretary Finance, the Secretary EAD, the PIA Board of Directors and Members, the CEO PIA, and Senior Officers attended the meeting.
A detailed presentation was given by a foreign consultant of IATA to the meeting on the PIA’s corporate business plan for 2022-26 covering PIA’s current situation, market dynamics, and corporate strategy.
The five-Year recovery roadmap with network strategy was also highlighted to make PIA a viable and profitable organization focusing on increasing efficiency and profitability by considering the domestic market, Pakistani community abroad keeping in view internal and external challenges facing the entity.
While appreciating the hard work done by the consultant, the minister emphasized that PIA is a national flag carrier and needs to be a world-class airline.
The minister said that the present government believes in reviving and regaining the past glory of PIA and making it a profitable going concern.
Shaukat Tarin further stressed to focus on the Pakistani diaspora, better customer services, and consider the possibility of direct flights in the business plan to make PIA a flourishing organization that may contribute for the economic development of Pakistan and services our communities at home and abroad.