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JazzCash and Fori Mazdoori to empower millions of blue-collared workers

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PR: In line with its commitment of sharing blessings with the less privileged, JazzCash has joined hands with Fori Mazdoori to empower millions of blue-collared workers through a unique form of digital inclusion. Under this partnership, blue collared workers who have no access to the internet can now register themselves with Fori Mazdoori by simply […]…Read More

British company seeks 5,000 workers from TEVTA

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article image LAHORE: A British company has demanded 5,000 trained people from TEVTA in the hospitality and sales sector to provide them job in the United Kingdom. TEVTA would provide services of 5,000 youth to a British company after giving them the required training. TEVTA is paying full attention to train the unemployed youth of Punjab especially in remote areas in order to give them prominent place in the society and ensuring their participation in the national development. "Foreign…Read More

NAVTTC to launch workers training courses

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article image STAFF REPORT SIALKOT: The National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) would soon design training courses for the Sialkot-based industrial workers. NAVTTC Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmed Cheema made the announcement while addressing a meeting of the Sialkot exporters held at Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI). He said that NAVTTC would also provide technical assistance, guidance and help for developing Sialkot’s sports goods, surgical and…Read More

NAVTTC to launch workers training courses

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article image STAFF REPORT SIALKOT: The National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) would soon design training courses for the Sialkot-based industrial workers. NAVTTC Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmed Cheema made the announcement while addressing a meeting of the Sialkot exporters held at Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI). He said that NAVTTC would also provide technical assistance, guidance and help for developing Sialkot’s sports…Read More

Farm workers prone to facing disasters

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Small farmers, agricultural wageworkers and tenants in rural and agri-based communities are prone to disasters and rapid climate change impacts. These farmers, as a result of disturbed rain patterns are in dire need of measures to rebuild and create resilience to respond the climate change phenomenon. The observations were shared at a roundtable on Private sector resilience’ and launching of Resilience Scoping Study organized by Oxfam-Novib Pakistan in collaboration…Read More

Radiation safety for workers discussed

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article image Staff Report KHI: A symposium on theme "Radiation and Health Imaging: Hazards to Healthcare Workers" was organized by Radiation Safety Committee (RSC), Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ziauddin University Hospital. The symposium was aimed at spreading awareness and knowledge about hazardous aspects of radiations and handling protocols of radiations by healthcare practitioners and workers. Mr. Syed Mishkat Ali Jafri, Principal Scientific Officer Pakistan Nuclear…Read More

0.12m garments workers to get vocational training

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government is set to launch a new vocational training programme to train workers in the textile industry over the five years as part of its measures to facilitate the knitwear industry and enhance exports. Under the plan, initiated by the Ministry of Textile Industry, around 120,000 men and women would get training for skills required in garments and made-ups. "The government has approved Textiles Package in Budget 2014-15 which included some important…Read More