RAWALPINDI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has actually started paying as a result of its staff members that have actually chosen Volunteer Splitting up Scheme (VSS) as well as made full payments to more than 100 such employees on Wednesday.
PIA’s spokesperson Abdullah Hafeez said that the airline’s primary financial officer Khalilullah Sheikh dispersed cheques among the ex-employees at a ceremony held at the PIA head workplace.
PIA introduced the VSS after the federal government’s approval, which profited concerning 2,000 workers. The financing ministry assigned Rs9.6 billion for the purpose during the existing financial year.
PIA President Air Marshal Arshad Malik said thanks to the Ministry of Air Travel and Accounting Professional General of Pakistan for the payments.
Complying with the launch of the funds, the PIA management claimed it would certainly complete the process of payments to the workers who had actually opted for VSS within the next couple of weeks.
Concerning 2,000 PIA staff members had actually availed the VSS offer prior to its expiration on Dec 31, 2020.