BANNU: President Mamnoon Hussain has emphasized for producing skilled workforce in different fields to take full advantage of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project.
Addressing the convocation of University of Science and Technology in Bannu on Wednesday, he said the mega project will not only benefit Pakistan and China but the entire world. He said the project will immensely promote economic and trade activities.
Mamnoon Hussain said there is need to improve the standards of education at higher education institutions so that they could equip the youth with knowledge and innovation.
The President said efforts are underway to make the country a true Islamic welfare state.
He said a separate campus for girl students is also being established in Bannu.
Speaking on the occasion, Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said the government is taking solid steps to improve socio-economic condition of people. NNI