Employment opportunities for skilled youth discussed

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of Pakistan Overseas Employment Promoters (POEP) and NAVTTC officers discussed about exploring employment opportunities to the skilled youth under NAVTTC programme.

Executive Director, National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) Zulfiqar Ahmed Cheema, said in his address that Overseas Employment Promoters play a big role in providing respectful employment to Pakistani youth in Middle East and other foreign countries.

All the same it was our duty to invite the traders and big companies of Middle East to Pakistan so that they know about the standards of skills and training that we are providing to youth.

He said it was our duty to provide the foreigner’s expert the market trends and our effort to keep our training standard up to the mark. He also pointed out that our skilled youth get meagre income in Middle East which should be increased appropriately.

“We shall take up this issue with the Middle East governments. Overseas Employment delegation praised NAVTTC efforts to provide training to youth and assured to provide maximum assistance to this programme.”