Pakistan Telecommunication Authority adopts work from home policy on trial basis

Islamabad, October 09, 2015 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has introduced a new policy of Work from Home/Teleworking (Telecommunicating) to facilitate the female employees of PTA which will provide a convenient and comfortable working environment for women. In current age of internet, work from home is a proven strategy that not only saves cost but also increases productivity.

However, communication between the peers has to be flawless through effective and meaningful collaboration tools. PTA said that this new policy is currently adopted as a trial and in the first phase, a batch of female officers with small children have been allowed one day “Work from Home” during a week. After the successful completion of the first phase more officers will be allowed to avail one day work from home during a week.

It may be mentioned that, “Work from Home Policy” is aimed at facilitating employees to make the working environment as positive as possible. PTA believes in empowering its employees and endeavours to provide equal opportunity to all employees to work in an environment where they can provide quality input at not only a comfortable pace but one that also caters to the human needs of the employees.

For more information, contact:
Khurram A. Mehran
Director (PR)
Commercial Affairs
Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)
Tel: +92-51-9225346
Fax: +92-51-2878133
Email: comaff@pta.gov.pk