UK-based firm discusses with PM proposals on aviation services
ISLAMABAD: Phillip Joeining, Executive Chairman of John Menzies called on Prime Minister Imran Khan here on Monday and discussed various proposals regarding promotion of linkages between aviation, airport services and tourism.
The prime minister appreciated thee interest shown by international firms for establishment of tourism services in Pakistan.
Prime Minister Imran Khan said Pakistan was blessed with abundant sites that could be developed into world class attractions in an eco-friendly and sustainable manner.
The proposals regarding establishment of skiing facilities and mountaineering were also discussed.
Special Assistant to PM Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari was present during the meeting.
John Menzies is the holding company of Menzies Aviation, an aviation services business based in Edinburgh, Scotland, providing ground handling, cargo handling, cargo forwarding and into-plane fueling.
PM directs financial assistance for uplift of fishermen
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday directed provision of financial assistance to fishermen besides taking steps for their uplift.
The prime minister stated this in a meeting with Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, who gave an update on the overall situation of ports in the country.
The meeting also discussed extending soft loans to fishermen under the Kamyab Jawan Programme.
The situation of Karachi metropolitan also came under discussion. - APP