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    Vocational Training Institute Walton Lahore

  • Contest for Cantt, Walton local polls heats up

    LAHORE: The excessive, decorative lighting and serving of meals to all those present at election offices of the candidates in Lahore Cantonment polls may mislead a passerby to believe that some wedding ceremony is in progress...

    Polling for 10 seats of Cantonment and Walton boards each is due on April 25...

  • Polling for Cantonment and Walton boards today

    LAHORE: Polling for 10 seats of Lahore Cantonment and Walton boards each is going to be held here on Saturday (today) as around 200 candidates are in the run...

    PTI: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, Lahore chapter, has finalised preparations and constituted monitoring teams for all the 20 wards in Walton and Cantonment boards to monitor the local body elections on Saturday (today)...

  • Vocational training linked to economic growth

    LAHORE: Punjab finance minister Dr Ayesha Ghous Pasha has said that without promoting technical education and vocational training, economic growth is not possible...

    “Provision of job opportunities to the youth of the province is a priority for the government and sufficient funds have been allocated in the next budget for the promotion of technical and vocational training,” she said after visiting different stalls at the Skills Expo...

  • PM Khan urges Japan to support Pakistan in education, vocational training

    Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday met Japan's State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kazuyuki Nakane in Islamabad and expressed the desire to work closely with Japan to expand bilateral cooperation in various areas — particularly in trade, investment, economic and human development...

    According to Radio Pakistan, avenues of multi-faceted cooperation between the two sides were discussed during the meeting, including cooperation in education...
  • Teachers’ training institute at PAF base

    LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif laid the foundation stone on Tuesday of a teachers training institute for special education at PAF Base...

    Mr Sharif praised Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman for the project and said the Punjab government provided funds for the institute and would continue to provide assistance for the purpose...

  • Vocational education: Chinese varsity in city by February next

    LAHORE: A Chinese university of technical and vocational education is being established in Lahore by February next year for, what official sources said, raising human resource for the sectors Beijing is interested in exploring in Punjab...

    The Punjab Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (Tevta) had signed an agreement with the Tianjin University of Technology and Education, China, on May 17 this year to collaborate in...

  • ‘Vocational education reforms vital to CPEC’s success’

    ISLAMABAD: The EU-funded technical and vocational education sector reforms project will help develop skills required for China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects...

    This was stated by EU Ambassador Jean Francois Cautain while discussing the 63 million euros vocational education sector reforms project with State Minister for Education and Professional Training Balighur Rehman on Wednesday, says a press release...

  • 126 vocational centres made functional

    QUETTA: Of the 172 vocational training centres in Balochistan, 126 have been made functional by the provincial government...

    “The industries department succeeded in making 126 vocational centres functional out of the existing 172 in the province,” Small Industries Director General Saira Atta said on Wednesday...

  • Vocational schools to be set up

    ISLAMABAD: The ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training has decided to establish vocational and technical schools in the federal capital...

    The decision was taken at the National Education Foundation’s Board of Governors meeting, chaired by State Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Balighur Rehaman...

  • ‘Vocational’ centres for Uighurs prescribed

    BEIJING: China’s far-western Xinjiang region has inserted into its anti-extremism regulations new clauses that prescribe the use of “vocational training centres” to “educate and transform” people influenced by extremist ideology...

    Chinese officials have denied enforcing arbitrary detention and political re-education across a network of secret camps, instead saying that some citizens guilty of minor offences were sent to vocational...

  • Woman held after encounter in Lahore went to Syria for training

    LAHORE/HYDERA­BAD: A medical student from Hyderabad who was arrested after her husband was killed in an encounter in Lahore on Friday night had visited Syria after leaving her home in February to join the militant Islamic State (IS) group...

    According to sources, Naureen Leghari, a student of the Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, who is being interrogated by law enforcement agencies, came to Lahore about three weeks...

  • KP bureaucrats using forest institute to serve own ends

    PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Forest Institute (PFI) has been turned into a grazing ground by bureaucracy, who seldom let lose a chance to milk the cow and oblige those at the helm of affairs...

    The country’s premier education and research institute has been functioning without a director general since 2011...

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