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Notifications from Sindh, Punjab, Islamabad Capital Territory and KPK to allow open Businesses, Hotels, Restaurants

Notifications from Sindh, Punjab, Islamabad Capital Territory and KPK Governments allowing to open closed / restricted activities including Hotels, Restaurants, Tourism / Tourism Hotels with effect from 10th August, 2020 subject ...

ICMA Pakistan Journal Private Sector Role, Issues and Challanges

ICMA Pakistan May-June, 2020 Journal features Private Sector Role, Issues and Challenges with exclusive interviews of President, FPCCI, CEO, Pakistan Business Council, Chairman, Pakistan Hotels Association as to how private sector...

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  • July, 14 2020

Tourism & Hotel Industry stakeholders appeal to Prime Minister to save Tourism from Collapse

We appeal Prime Minister to open Tourism and Hotels and save from this crises as its been 111 days since Tourism Industry has been completely shut down and many business are on the verge of bankruptcy.. Pakistan Hotels Association...

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Tourism Industry in Pakistan in the COVID Era

NTCB's Tourism Recovery Action Committee finalized and approved attached SOPs for Tourism Industry of Pakistan in the COVID Era including SOPs for Hotels and Accommodation Facilities, Tour Operator Companies and Airlines in consul...

PHA PRESIDENT BAWEJA SUGGESTS | PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO REVIVE PTDC MOTELS

PHA PRESIDENT BAWEJA SUGGESTS | PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO REVIVE PTDC MOTELS

Press Release from Pakistan Hotels Association

This is with reference to the PTDC Circular dated July 01, 2020 about the decision of Federal Government and PTDC to close down the operations of Motels (North) Limited with immediate effect. On behalf of Pakistan Hotels Associati...

SOPs for Hotels and Accommodation Facilities

Tourism Recovery Action Committee under National Tourism Coordination Board (NTCB) finalized and approved attached SOPs for Hotels & Accommodation Facilities for hotels to take precautionary measures and follow guidelines to addre...

Inclusion of Travel and Tourism related business in Relief and Recovery Measures

The COVID-19 outbreak has brought the Pakistan's Tourism and Hospitality sectors to standstill with unparalleled and unforeseen impact, which requires special attention and support for this sector as it has potential to bounce bac...

Strategy to help Mitigate the Socioeconomic Impact of COVID-19 on Pakistan's Tourism Industry

Attached Strategy document was prepared by the Tourism Recovery Action Committee (TRAC) under the umbrella of National Tourism Coordination Board (NTCB) with contribution from large number of stakeholders from public and private s...

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  • June, 1 2020

OBITUARY - Syed Ershad H. Shah, G.M. Hotel Jabees Karachi passed away

PHA is deeply grieved to inform all that Mr. Ershad H. Shah, General Manager, Hotel Jabees Karachi has passed away last night. Inna Lillah Elaih Wa Inna Elaihe Rajeon. May Allab bless him higher place in Jannah. Aameen

Standard Operating Procedures for Hotels in Pakistan in the COVID Era prepared by NTCB Tourism Recovery Action Committee

Attached are SOPs for Hotel Industry due to COVID Era in Pakistan, prepared by NTCB Tourism Recovery Action Committee in the light of International best practices and in consultation with the concerned Stakeholders of Hotels / Tou...

COVID-19 DEVASTATING IMPACT | NTCB’S NATIONAL COMMITTEE DISCUSSED STRATEGY FOR TOURISM RECOVERY

In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, Chairman National Tourism Coordination Board (NTCB) constituted the Tourism Recovery Action Committee (TRAC) to steer the Tourism / Hospitality sector through these turbulent times and its fir...

Impact of COVID-19 - PHA Relief request in payment of Utility Bills of Hotels

Pakistan Hotels Association vide its Relief request letters for payment of Utility Bills of Hotels to the Federal Minister for Energy (Power Division), Chief Minister Sindh, Governor Sindh, President, FPCCI, CEO of K Electric, M.D...

PHA Appeals for Bailout for the survival of Hotel Industry of Pakistan

Pakistan Hotels Association appeals to the Prime Minister of Pakistan to immediately come to the rescue of the Hotel Industry of Pakistan vide its letter dated March 25, 2020 per attached.

PHA Chairman, Zubair Baweja's appeal to the Prime Minister of Pakistan

PHA Chairman, Zubair Baweja appeals to the Prime Minister of Pakistan to bailout for the survival of the Hotel Industry of Pakistan.

CORONAVIRUS REPERCUSSIONS | PHA CONVEYS ITS CONCERNS TO THE GOVERNMENT

Mr. Zubair Baweja, Chairman Pakistan Hotels Association and Mr. Rehan Faiz Pirzada, Vice Chairman- PHA Southern Zone conveyed the concerns and reservations of the Pakistan Hotel industry about temporary conversion of hotels into q...

PHA Chairman, Mr. Zubair Baweja elected as Vice President, FPCCI 2020

PHA Chairman, Mr. Zubair Baweja gets elected as FPCCI Vice President securing second highest votes & only winning contestant in Association class from my UBG Group, which is an honor & pride as Chairman, Pakistan Hotels Associa...

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  • March, 12 2019

Chairman Hashoo Group, Mr. Sadruddin Hashwani announced for the highest award of Nishan-e-Imtiaz conferred by the Govt.

Chairman Hashoo Group, Mr. Sadruddin Hashwani announced for the highest award of Nishan-e-Imtiaz conferred by the Government of Pakistan to be awarded to him in a ceremony on 23rd March, 2019 by the President of Pakistan. Hashoo G...

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  • November, 21 2018

PHA Chairman attends meeting of Task Force on Tourism held at PM House Islamabad

This is to apprise you all that Mr. Mustansir Zakir, Chairman Pakistan Hotels Association attended meeting of Task Force on Tourism held on November 19, 2018 at PM Secretariat, Islamabad, meeting was chaired by the Prime Minister ...

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  • June, 4 2018

PHA Members delegation meets Director Operations, Sindh Food Authority

After establishment of Sindh Food Authority in March, 2018 under Food Authority Act, 2016 with the prerequisite of Hotels and Restaurants to be registered and licensed with the Sindh Food Authority. Based on the requirement, a det...

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  • June, 4 2018

PHA Members meeting with Sindh Food Authority

After establishment of Sindh Food Authority in March, 2018 under Food Authority Act, 2016 with the prerequisite of Hotels and Restaurants to be registered and licensed with the Sindh Food Authority. Based on the requirement, a det...

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  • May, 17 2018

Introductory Workshop of Sector Skill Council Hospitality

The Introductory Workshop of Sector Skill Council Hospitality was held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Karachi Marriott Hotel called on by its President, Ms. Ayesha Khan for introduction of SSC-H, presentation and interaction session...

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  • November, 22 2017

Pakistan Hotels Association meeting with USAID Small & Medium Enterprise Activity (SMEA)

Pakistan Hotels Association hosted a focused group discussions meeting at Movenpick Hotel Karachi on November 21, 2017 with USAID Small & Medium Enterprise Activity Sector Specialist and its team. SMEA is a project implemented by ...

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  • October, 25 2017

PHA Meeting with GIZ Pakistan Regional TVET Sector Support Program Sindh

October 19, 2017: A meeting was hosted by PHA at Hotel Embassy Inn Karachi with GIZ Pakistan Regional TVET Sector Support Program Sindh to identify opportunities for working together and to discuss TVET Sector Support Program for ...

Daily Dawn report on Hotels Occupancy in Pakistan

Hotels occupancy ratio in Pakistan due to better law and order and increase in economic activity specially related to China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) - Report attached.