Employment opportunities top priority of govt, says Bukhari


ISLAMABAD: PM’s Special Assistant on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Zulfiqar Bukhari has said that creating maximum employment opportunities for the youth is among top priorities of the government.

In a statement issued on Monday, Bukhari said that the government is taking all possible steps to create investment opportunities to facilitate the youth especially the educated youth of the country.

The government will accomplish the one hundred thousand manpower quota, recently announced by Qatar, till the end of this year, in a bid to alleviate unemployment at home, he vowed.

The special assistant said he was in contact with the quarters concerned in Qatar to further increase the job quota for Pakistanis.

Bukhari said the ministry of Human Resource Development is deliberating upon various ways to produce skilled manpower.