Islamabad, December 09, 2012 (PPI-OT): A four member high level delegation led by H.E. Hussain Yousaf Almullah, Secretary of Labor, State of Qatar arrived to attend the Joint Committee Meeting, scheduled to be held from 10th to 11th December, 2012, here today.
The delegation was warmly received at Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Islamabad by Mr. Habib Ur Rehman Khan, Director General, Bureau of Emigration and Overseas Employment, Ch. Muhammad Ayub, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) and Mr. Saeed Ahmed Sheikh, Managing Director, Overseas Employment Corporation (OEC).
Government of Pakistan is giving great importance to this high powered delegation; it is expected that the scheduled periodic meetings of Joint Committee would pave way for enhancement in the flow of Pakistani highly skilled, skilled and unskilled manpower to State of Qatar which requires thousands of expatriate workers in some of its mega projects, particularly in the wake of FIFA World Cup, 2022 to be held at Doha, Qatar.
The delegation shall hold bilateral talks with the Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) and other senior officials on export of Pakistani Labor Force to the State of Qatar and other issues of mutual understanding. The delegation is scheduled to call on Ch. Wajahat Hussain, Federal Minister for Human Resource Development (HRD) and also visit Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF), Wah Cantt.
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