Following is the text of press note issued by
Such schemes further boost the productive economic activities in the country. Prime Minister
Prime Minister said this in a meeting which reviewed the progress of the interest free loan scheme. Prime Minister
Prime Minister said this during a review meeting of the scheme. Mr.
She briefed the PM that the Government has earmarked
Each beneficiary will receive up to
Ms Maryam also briefed the PM on progress of the other program of PMYS. She told the PM that training of selected Youth in PM Youth Skill development program has commenced from
The duration of training programme is 4-6 months for various disciplines and will cost
The allocation of seats is according to the population in the federating Units, based on NFC award. The basic aim of the scheme is to train the youth in different vocation in order to make them self sufficient. The Skill Development Program is focused to channel the talent and energies of the youth so that they can earn their livelihood and meet the challenges of the modern world, she said.
Briefing the Prime Minister on the PM Laptop scheme, Chairperson of PMYS told that all MS,
PM was told that the M/s HAIER Electrical Appliances, the Company which got the contract will assemble 10,000 laptops in
The company will also offer internship to selected students. The company will establish E- education rooms in two universities where 14 software will be installed free of cost. . The distribution of laptops will start in June with first tranche of 10,000 laptops. This scheme will be transparent like other schemes of govt.
PM said that the establishment of assembly plants is step in the right direction I am happy that this scheme was examined and vetted by Transparency international and is being appreciated by them, PM added.
Meeting also reviewed the arrangements of 2nd Ballot of PM youth Business Loan scheme. Ms. Maryam said that next balloting of youth loan scheme will be carried out next month. I am personally supervising the program and ensuring coordination between all the departments for better efficiency, she added.
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