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    Current Situation Of Unemployment In Pakistan

  • Section 144 imposed in North Waziristan due to 'current law and order situation'

    The district administration has imposed Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code — a law concerning the maintenance of public order — in North Waziristan tribal district in view of the existing law and order situation in the area, it emerged on Monday...

    According to the order, the district police officer of North Waziristan reported that due to the "current law and order situation, threats of militancy and other sabotage activities...

  • Taking a pay raise unacceptable in current economic situation, says Sherry Rehman

    Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Senator Sherry Rehman said that considering Pakistan's current economic situation, it would be tone deaf for the country's lawmakers to take a pay raise...

    Recognising the fact that the salaries of some lawmakers in Pakistan were among the lowest in the region, Rehman stated: "We understand that there are certain members of the Senate who do not have another source of income and find it difficult to make...

  • Dialogue with India not possible in current situation: Qureshi

    “There is no possibility of a backdoor or diplomatic dialogue with India in the prevailing situation and it is not possible until the Indian atrocities are stopped in Kashmir...

    Mr Qureshi said that instead of merely threatening, the opposition Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) legislators should go ahead and resign without any delay...

  • 'Afghan situation cannot be viewed in isolation from situation on eastern border': FM Qureshi

    Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday said it must be realised that "the situation in Afghanistan cannot be viewed in isolation with the situation on our eastern border"...

    Take a look: India denies Modi asked Trump to mediate Kashmir disputeHe said that given this new ray of hope and in the backdrop of existing "momentum in activities focused on drawing international attention to the Jammu and Kashmir dispute,...

  • French unemployment at record high

    PARIS: French unemployment rose to a fresh record high in April, official statistics published on Monday showed, with 3...

    The news will come as a blow to the government of President Francois Hollande, who has pledged not to seek a second term in office in 2017 if he fails to reverse the upward trend in unemployment...

  • Unemployment at 6pc? Private sector begs to differ

    PAKISTAN’S official unemployment rate is around six per cent...

    “Even without the current numerical evidence, people tend to doubt official projections of the job situation based on their own experience and observation,” commented a senior member of the government’s economic team...

  • From unemployment to self-employment

    Unemployment is leading to self-employment and it is working wonders for many a household in urban Pakistan...

    There are enough young people holding MBAs and degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences to fill at least an economy thrice the size of Pakistan’s...

  • Unemployment looms for Aussie cricketers, warns union

    MELBOURNE: More than 200 of Australia’s top cricketers face unemployment within days, with a bitter pay dispute ‘extremely’ unlikely to be resolved by a deadline on Friday, players’ union boss Greg Dyer has warned...

    Australia’s top cricketers face being locked out unless a new memorandum of understanding (MoU) is struck between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA), with the current agreement set to...

  • Increasing unemployment

    The unemployment rate is on the rise, depriving a sizable segment of the population of its livelihood and preventing the harnessing of the real potential of both manpower and natural resources for development...

    According to the latest short-term IMF forecast, Pakistan’s economy will grow at 5pc in FY2017 and 5...

  • Unemployment

    Unemployment lies at the root of all social evils prevalent in society...

    Pakistan is among countries affected by unemployment...

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