KARACHI (APP) - Air Cdre. (Rtd.) Junaid Ameen, Director General CAA has said that the new aviation policy still awaits the approval of the government and once it is finalized, there will be an increase in the number of airlines, which could help the aviation industry to grow. He was speaking at a conference on Civil Aviation in Pakistan - Lifeline to National & Global Economy organized by Investment Marketing Conferences here at a local hotel. The conference was attended by a large number of professionals from Aviation industry, stakeholders, bankers, prominent businessmen and other eminent personalities while S M Muneer, President, Pakistan-India CCI and President Pakistan-Canada Business Council was the chief guest. Brig. Sahir Aslam Butt, DG ASF and Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, Advisor to Ministry of Textile also attended the conference. Adnan Hassan, former Sr. Advisor World Bank Group, Farooq Rahmatullah, former Director General CAA and Salim Sayani, Deputy Managing Director, PIA were the keynote speakers while many other experts from aviation and allied industries also spoke on the occasion.