Technical and vocational institutes to be set up along CPEC route
These institutes will be established at Gilgit, Mansehra, D.I.Khan, Abbottabad, Quetta and Gwadar.
Pakistan in collaboration with China will establish state-of-the-art technical and vocational institutes along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor route.
According to National Vocational and Technical Training Commission sources, these institutes will be established at Gilgit, Mansehra, D.I.Khan, Abbottabad, Quetta and Gwadar.
The sources said CPEC would open new vistas of development and prosperity and offer enormous employment opportunities for the people of Pakistan. Keeping this in view, the Commission as an advisory body to the federal government has taken vital initiatives to introduce reforms in the current technical and vocational system of the country.
The sources said the skilled youth is the most powerful tool for poverty alleviation and can play an important role in the socio-economic development of the country.