ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad on Tuesday.
He informed him about the salient features of new Pakistan International Airlines company law which includes job protection of all employees of Pakistan International Airlines and to run it on an autonomous corporate model like Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL).
He said as per directions of prime minister office, no employee of PIA will be laid off.
Finance minister also apprised the PM that government was totally focused on rehabilitation of Temporary Displaced Persons who have given sacrifices after successful launch of operation Zarb-e-Azb.
The prime minister directed that all resources should be made available for prompt and honorable rehabilitation of TDPs.
The finance minister informed the prime minister that out of the Rs40 billion revenue proposed to be generated through regulatory duty on luxury items, of these Rs27 billion shall be allocated to provinces.