Al-Haj Automotive has partnered with the leading bus manufacturers in China, Zhongtong Bus manufacturing company to strengthen its position in Pakistan. The aim of the company is to distribute Zhongtong Buses in Pakistan.
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For this purpose, Al-Haj Automotive and Zhongtong have inked Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the transfer of tech and CKD operations. The ceremony took place in China with high-ranking officials from both sides.
As per the agreement, Al-Haj will assemble, promote and sell Zhongtong buses in Pakistan. The buses will be of varying configurations, of different sizes and seating capacities.
Zhontong is known for its TransJakarta that is the Bus Rapid Transit system which was launched in Jakarta and Indonesia. This transit system is considered as the first-ever BRT system in Asia.
Earlier, we also informed our readers that women-only buses are being launched by the Punjab Transport Department, in order to facilitate women travelers and provide them with a safe, secure, and comfortable ride. The buses will also be driven by women, as per the Punjab Transport Minister. Thus, they are designed specially to cater to the needs of female students and working women.