Address to nation: Nawaz announces 6 new schemes for youth development

Published: September 21, 2013

The Prime Minister said it was imperative that the youth be standing on firm ground, if the country was to progress. PHOTO: FILE

ISLAMABAD: In his address to the nation on Saturday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced six new schemes to facilitate youth development in a bid to combat soaring unemployment in the country at a total initial cost of Rs20 billion.

The Prime Minister said all six programs were designed to hone and harvest skills of the Pakistani youth, on whose welfare and standing the country was depending for its future.

“Even with a lack of resources, we’re living up to our mandate and working to open up new opportunities with these programs,” said Nawaz.

He said that government jobs were shrinking across the globe and in such an environment, it was important to open up new economic fronts for advancement. However, corruption under previous governments had eaten away the country’s major assets, leaving the economy in an extremely precarious situation.

“Our biggest corporations are buckling under years of overstaffing, embezzlement, nepotism and corruption conducted during previous regimes,” said Nawaz. “The examples of PIA, Pak Steel Mills and Pak Railways are in front of you.”

The premier then went on to elaborate the six schemes briefly.

1. The micro-interest free loan scheme is targeted at disadvantaged sections of the society and will benefit two hundred and fifty thousand people. An allocation of Rs3.5 billion has been made during the current financial year.

2. The second scheme is for small business loans for those youth who were educated and/or skilled and wished to become entrepreneurs in their industry. Five billion rupees have been allocated for the scheme, which will give out loans ranging from Rs 0.5-2 million.

3. The youth training scheme will provide training for entry into the job market to an estimated 50, 000 potential graduates who have completed 16 years or more of education. This scheme has Rs4 billion earmarked for it.

4. The youth skilled development scheme will provide technical and vocational training to students who have passed the eighth grade. They will be given six months of training in different trades along with a scholarship of Rs5,000 a month.

5. Under another scheme, the government plans to sponsor the tuition fees for the higher studies of financially deprived students. The government will pay at an average, forty thousand rupees of annual fees on behalf of each of the 30,000 students for MA‚ MSc and higher level education. This scheme is being launched at a cost of Rs1.2 billion.

6. Another scheme was launched for the provision of laptops to 100,000 students. This will incur a cost of Rs4 billion rupees.

The Prime Minister said the Federal Cabinet had already approved basic structure of these schemes, but they were open to more suggestions on making these schemes more transparent and just.

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Reader Comments (122)

  • Syed A. Mateen
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:20PM

    It is a very good step taken by the Prime Minister in the right direction, but the PM has to make sure that the all the youths should get equal benefit of the schemes, not only the ones who have political connection in the country.

    I am talking in the interest of a common man in Pakistan, nor for those who already have every thing with them but will again be standing in the queue to take benefit of the schemes and the poor youth will remain there, even after launching the schemes, where they are standing today.

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  • ishtiaq
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:20PM

    6 new dramas.Recommend

  • fawad
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:24PM

    Thank you PTI for forcing these status quo parties to do something for the youth.

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  • zardari
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:33PM

    A great initiative. Hope it will be instrumental in alleviating poverty and joblessness, plus it is good to direct youth towards something constructive, will prevent them from falling prey to negative elements..

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  • haroon
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:33PM

    Simple maths. 3.5 billion allocated for loans that are of 1 million each. That makes it 3000 people. What about the rest of 99% of youth?

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  • Saleem
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:53PM

    This should be done on merit only and let Transparency International certified that.

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  • Kinza
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:56PM

    Is this nation so dumb, that we again started believing him ?. Really, no wonder we are failed nation

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  • Kaleem
    Sep 21, 2013 - 8:57PM

    If IK had announced these schemes, We would have accepted these with tears in eyes, and chanted CHANGE all across.

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  • Iman
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:02PM

    30,000 and 50,000 students will get benefit. What about 99.9 perc of other population ?

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  • Mj
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:16PM

    At least pre-load the laptops with science books and videos.

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  • ali ahmed
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:21PM

    from where the money will come..by printing more money leading to more inflation..already 500 billion Rs.taken from state bank of pakistan in 100 days

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  • Humayun
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:29PM

    While I appreciate the focus on youth but ‘Miles to go before I sleep…’. To me following are equally important and critical : merit and transparency implicit in the policy; job creation ; nurturing the entrepreneurship; encouraging innovation and technological development; facilitating the businesses through bringing in efficiency and transparency in goverment departments;

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  • Khan
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:30PM

    Peanuts

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  • Humayun
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:31PM

    PM should address the nation weekly (brief, objective, update on progress, direction and way forward) like US presdient’s weekly radio address . Is PM on social media like many others inlcuding Indian PM, US president, Malaysian PM ?

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  • Khan
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:33PM

    ET comment censorship delay sucks

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  • anayah
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:36PM

    It is a very good step taken by the Prime Minister, but the PM has to make sure that the all the youths should get equal benefit of the schemes, not only the ones who have political connection in the country.

    I am talking in the interest of a common man in Pakistan, nor for those who already have every thing with them but will again be standing in the queue to take benefit of the schemes and the poor youth will remain there, even after launching the schemes, where they are standing today.

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  • Omer
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:43PM

    This is just to cover up their miss governance of last 100 days. What a cheap way to cover your mistakes. In Pakistan where petrol cost around 110 Rs and dollar is at 107, who needs laptop ?

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  • Anam
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:46PM

    90 perc of this youth dont know how to use laptop in best possible. If you wana engage this youth in facebook, surely this nation will make history and other schemes just limited to 50,000 and 30,000 students all over Pakistan. Even they cant cover university of punjab in that scheme. Mr Nawaz, what about other youth?, look upon your faces ?

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  • Farheem
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:47PM

    Azizi told these things a day before in his program and purpose of it. We are not interested !!

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  • Nadeem
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:49PM

    Who will control inflation and dollar price against ruppee ?. Nice way to cover your failed governance measures

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  • Raja Akbar
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:50PM

    My vote is for IK, carry on with you balderdash thinking and rhetoric

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  • Sana Kareem
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:52PM

    You cant make nation on these measures. An intelligent person can easily smell it as a Joke for a political gain

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  • Leela
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:55PM

    Given the Pakistani enterprenuerial talent, the above schemes of micro credit, vocational and skills training, entrepreneurship assistance etc. can have some interesting consequences for the world.

    I anticipate stricter laptop controls at airports going into effect!

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  • naeem hussain
    Sep 21, 2013 - 9:58PM

    Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif are only trying to target youth to compete with Imran Khan which they never can. These two fallacious brothers are trying to fool the youth like they did to the whole nation in the last elections to get their votes.

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  • Ch. Allah Daad
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:01PM

    Great step to curb un-employment.

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  • asim
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:20PM

    This is funny when 85 years old Mr SirTaj aziz is holding two positions and his close relatives are holding key positions then talking about youth empowerment is a total fraud

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  • Ashir Yousaf
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:27PM

    i really appreciate to my beloved Prime minister of Pakistan sir by profession i m photographer
    but i dont have any shop plz do me a favour 03472652950.

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  • Fawad
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:31PM

    Just wait. Only rich will get benefit from this. These politicians are just good in making this nation fool

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  • Zulfiqar
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:32PM

    I really need this laptop, but sorry my vote is for IK

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  • BILAL
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:44PM

    can anybody tell e the website namefor laptop……………….?Recommend

  • Sceptic
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:53PM

    NS should have made 3 million youth as Parliamentary Secretaries. The problem solved. He is learning nothing from the party of “change”.

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  • Maryam
    Sep 21, 2013 - 10:54PM

    @ Ashir
    If you able to get a shop, you can change my name. Its just a dram, nothing else. They will just facilitate people with strong reference

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  • Zafar Ranjha
    Sep 21, 2013 - 11:32PM

    Thank you Mian sb for all this but real problem is the problem of implementation. it requried corruption free enviorment.

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  • PakShock
    Sep 22, 2013 - 12:45AM

    @Iman: Thats how many students are in urban Punjab.

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  • Sep 22, 2013 - 1:22AM

    What really needs to be done in the education sector is upgrading school curricula and ensuring proper teacher training. And most importantly equality of education. Every person, regardless of rich or poor, being part of the same system of learning.

    Allocating so many funds for a few students is just injustice. It will only bridge the gap between the highly educated and those who are struggling to gain even the most basic of education.

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  • Naeem Jamal
    Sep 22, 2013 - 2:34AM

    No doubt it a good initiative for the youth who want to be entrepreneurs, it will reduce unemployment, but if Mian Saab ensures that below will never happen, Again.. during his Regime.

    “Our biggest corporations are buckling under years of overstaffing, embezzlement, nepotism and corruption conducted during previous regimes,” said Nawaz. “The examples of PIA, Pak Steel Mills and Pak Railways are in front of you.”

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  • Mir
    Sep 22, 2013 - 4:35AM

    Thanks Mr Sharief
    Now we will be No 1 country looking in to forbidden material . Free lap top Zinda Bad

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  • Maria
    Sep 22, 2013 - 4:49AM

    @ishtiaq: All political schemes are drams to some extent but at least the current Prime Minister is trying. It is the job of common citizens to support the government in its plans to develop the nation. As a young person I welcome these new schemes to empower youth in Pakistan.

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  • Sultan
    Sep 22, 2013 - 6:47AM

    How about a library worth 40 Lac Rupees in 1000 cities across Pakistan? Chaalees lac! #givelibrariesnotlaptops with a budget of 4 Billion for laptops!

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  • Rana Majid Khan
    Sep 22, 2013 - 6:52AM

    1. Why dont you guys establish more computer labs in colleges and universities rather then awarding laptops to crammers?
    I am a university student and i have seen students watching and downloading movies all the time at hostels or campus.Many of them has become addicted to porn movies as well.I have not seen any positive change brought about by these laptops.Even if they have to distribute laptops then they should be given to post graduation and PHD students only where the research work and thesis job is involved.I cant determine the reason why the laptops are being awarded to undergraduates.Tell my leaders to put the right things on the right time on the right place as it is the route to long term and short term success.Dont waste resources and public money please.Recommend

  • Sep 22, 2013 - 6:57AM

    All this time all they could come up with was this. Disappointing.

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  • nabil
    Sep 22, 2013 - 7:06AM

    Laptops: if there could be stricter rules in say winning laptops instead of just randomly distributing. Make all the interested students sit through classes that teach HowToGoogle, and ThePowerOfTheInternet to gain Knowledge. Whoever performs well in the classes wins. Simple!

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  • Optimistic
    Sep 22, 2013 - 8:26AM

    A computer laptop will cost Rs. 50000/- to PML-N Govt, while 2nd hand laptop is available just in Rs. 15000/- for middle class student like me … BTW smart phone is available in the range of Rs 7000/- can be used for internet usage … Its a fact that 99% of student in laptop scheme utilized it for facebook … so what’s new in laptop scheme for youth ?

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  • Mir
    Sep 22, 2013 - 10:14AM

    Youth may have to go to India to charge the lap top battery . Mr PM please let us know where this money is coming to buy lap tops or your family is opening a lap top business. Please attend current problem country is facing . God bless you .

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  • SBK
    Sep 22, 2013 - 10:17AM

    I had read that Sharif sahab was going to take Pakistani people in confidence & tell them his ideas about ‘peace talks’ with TTP also. However, it took a back seat, it seems.

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  • Muhammad
    Sep 22, 2013 - 10:42AM

    It does not impress me much. As Najam Sethi said, Laptops mostly are used for Face book, playing games or skype. No educational or productive work is done. It is flop idea. Better to make more schools in rural areas and giving jobs in their own sugar mills.Recommend

  • common pakistani
    Sep 22, 2013 - 11:25AM

    Sir i would humbly suggest if you put more money into the skill developemnt of the youth , this country is gureented to change within next few years , inshallah with allh’s help and your sincere efforts we will be one of most respectable of nations on earth .As you already said yourself road to prosperity is very painful and full of obstecels , but i m sure allah will help us .All over the world its skills development of the people that goverments foucs on . kindly check the models of countries like Uk , Australia , Turkey . we can learn a lot from them , Sir my humble prayers and well wishes are you as i m sure millions in pakistan pray everyday for your success .Because your success is pakistan’ success . allah bless pakistan , ameen

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  • junaid
    Sep 22, 2013 - 11:53AM

    thank you pm nawaz sharifRecommend

  • Shabbir
    Sep 22, 2013 - 3:07PM

    It looks to be a very good beginning.

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  • abdullah
    Sep 22, 2013 - 3:25PM

    A good system would be creat by Nawaz Sharif

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  • Sep 22, 2013 - 3:27PM

    Thanks to PM sahab

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  • Peshawari
    Sep 22, 2013 - 4:16PM

    People are dying in Peshawar and he is again distributing Laptops. What is this nation coming to.Recommend

  • Saima Hashim
    Sep 22, 2013 - 4:19PM

    Are private sectors eligible for Nawaz Sharif scheme??? Plz reply

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  • Aamir Ali
    Sep 22, 2013 - 4:25PM

    According to deepest economic view it is waste of money.
    Because this package is for brilliant student who are already success
    in their field. And these people are very minor in quantity. In Pakistan
    at this time circumstancess for low level or publicly business is not good
    and not reliable. I think this huge amount should be used to produce energy for
    example solar system. 20 billion is enough to purchase solar system for certain level.
    Industries that exist in pk if will run with that energy it is guaranty that major group of public will be gain benifit. Because most of industries are finished or temorary ristricted.

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  • Talib
    Sep 22, 2013 - 4:36PM

    @Maria:
    Youth wont be empowered by Laptops! I have a laptop at home…I really don’t feel empowered…! It is the top level education which makes a youth empowered. Top ranking universities makes the youth empowered. I am a PTI supporter, I still hope betterment from PMLN. Nawaz Shareef’s aim is correct, but how to reach that aim is the part where he is confused.Recommend

  • KBK
    Sep 22, 2013 - 6:28PM

    @Muhammad:
    I agree with you. Like YouTube, Pakistan should ban facebook, too! Not only Pakistan, but all countries in South Asia should ban facebook!

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  • NuPak
    Sep 22, 2013 - 7:37PM

    @common pakistani:
    Dear all “common” Pakistanis! You folks are right…this scheme is not for promotion of education or world awareness of Pak students, but for social & political purpose.
    Mr Shahbaz Sharif brought this idea originally, to basically challenge to IK’s followers’ online presence and to atleast respond to their comments at papers like this one and for election campaigning and networking among the supporting crowd from colleges.

    Whole picture will be clear on you once you put this scheme on this strategy. So don’t ask for aid to flood victims who are not his voters or their NA or PA etc. Bro, that’s how politicians win elections…by planning ahead.
    It’s not a “Beloved King’s” country where everyone is King’s “Re.a.ya” and the King’s competition is only neighboring king who might attack the land and takeover his people.

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  • KBK
    Sep 22, 2013 - 8:00PM

    @NuPak
    And what would “Re.a.ya” mean?

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  • SBK
    Sep 22, 2013 - 8:04PM

    Nobody has commented on my question about reasons (if any) of Sharif sahab not touching on peace talk with TTP! I think that topic has higher priority than distributing laptops!

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  • mp chachar
    Sep 22, 2013 - 9:39PM

    Nice yar miya nawaz sharif

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  • MOHAMMAD NADEEM MALIK
    Sep 22, 2013 - 11:35PM

    t is a very good step taken by the Prime Minister, but the PM has to make sure that the all the youths should get equal benefit of the schemes, not only the ones who have political connection in the country.

    I am talking in the interest of a common man in Pakistan, nor for those who already have every thing with them but will again be standing in the queue to take benefit of the schemes and the poor youth will remain there, even after launching the schemes, where they are standing today.

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  • KBK
    Sep 23, 2013 - 3:55AM

    @MOHAMMAD NADEEM MALIK:
    How come your comments are verbatim identical with comments of anayah on Sep 21, 2013 – 9:36PM?

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  • irfan
    Sep 23, 2013 - 11:58AM

    thanks pm nawaz sharif sbRecommend

  • irfan
    Sep 23, 2013 - 11:58AM

    thanks pm sbRecommend

  • muhammad asim
    Sep 23, 2013 - 12:42PM

    that,s a good scheme for students which incourages their seprites..

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  • muhammad asim
    Sep 23, 2013 - 12:43PM

    that,s a good scheme that encourages the students sepirates.Recommend

  • Sep 23, 2013 - 1:13PM

    it is really great step that started our Govt. for youth. please send me detail how I can get loan for business

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  • Arshad Mahmood
    Sep 23, 2013 - 1:58PM

    Great Start work Excellency Pm PakistanRecommend

  • Sep 23, 2013 - 2:38PM

    good program announce pm Pakistan please help me

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  • Muhammad Sajid
    Sep 23, 2013 - 3:06PM

    Mian Muhammad Nawaz Shrif, President of PML-N
    Now a days Prime Minister of Pakistan which progress quit good and he take initiative to give benefit to the young generation of Pakistan. I hope that its benefit should be goes to the average Pakistani and they work hard for the progress of Pakistan. Now a days Pakistan in very serious issues is Terrariums and Load Shedding which is the greatest problems of Pakistan now days. I hope that Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif take the initiative these problems and he should be solved these problems in Pakistan. Hopefully the decisions of Prime Minister of Pakistan is good and progressive for Pakistan. I hope that PML-N Government Good for Pakistan. the Prime Minister of Pakistan take pain and give benefit to the people of Pakistan such as these schemes which is very necessary for the progress of Pakistan. we slute the Prime Minister of Pakistan. Thanks a Lot.

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  • Naveed Abbas
    Sep 23, 2013 - 3:37PM

    Sir this scheme will be for poor people but they are not benefited from this.becuase merit doesnot matter in pakistan.just crouption is in pakistan.we are from lower punjab.all the benefit govt gives only lahore. I donot think this scheme will be good for backward area people because they are not living in lahore.

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  • Hafiz Abdul Basit
    Sep 23, 2013 - 4:12PM

    Thank u PM. But kindly think for those students who will taking degrees from punjab university as a private students. They also need laptops for higher education. Kindly think it positively and i’ll wait your response….

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  • Sep 23, 2013 - 4:56PM

    what’s the procedure of availing this opportunity????

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  • Sep 24, 2013 - 10:18AM

    nawaz sharif 6 youth programe is very nice.spacilly i like grajuvate B.A.programe.but we want some changes.many of students B.A.sitting a long time unemployed and his age is above 25years.and your role for this programe age limit 25years.many students above 25years age not benefit acheive your programe.so kindly we are advise you increase age limit 25years to 35 years and maximum.thanks.

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  • WAKEEL RANA
    Sep 24, 2013 - 12:03PM

    i want get a litlle bit loan for spesifice business but i have no idea how to get loan,plz send me proceedure how to get loan

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  • WAKEEL RANA
    Sep 24, 2013 - 12:06PM

    i want get a litlle bit loan for spesifice business but i have no idea how to get loan,plz send me proceedure how to get loanRecommend

  • Sep 24, 2013 - 2:30PM

    this is a great step for the future of pakistan;

    nawaz shareef should also take some steps for the people of tribal areas specially for south waziristan citizens.

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  • NuPak
    Sep 24, 2013 - 7:45PM

    @WAKEEL RANA:
    Few places you have to call bro:
    Your counselor, your college or school, you MNA office, local bank, and local USAID office possibly. These places if can’t help you, will definitely direct you toward real and cheaper source. You won’t quit business, right? Don’t give up finding the money source… Its part of “business”.

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  • Junaid
    Sep 24, 2013 - 8:42PM

    Does anyone know how to apply for the youth training program? i am looking for a way to apply for it but so far i couldn’t find the exact link which would help me get registered.please if any one know the exact link kindly mail it to me

    Thanks

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  • Mutahir khan
    Sep 24, 2013 - 8:50PM

    it a good step for education and job less people.if this type work will continue by nawaz govt so i hope that in 2 year they will be control the crises.Recommend

  • atique khawaja
    Sep 25, 2013 - 10:51AM

    It is a very good step taken by the Prime Minister, but the PM has to make sure that the all the youths should get equal benefit of the schemes, not only the ones who have political connection in the country.

    I am talking in the interest of a common man in Pakistan, nor for those who already have every thing with them but will again be standing in the queue to take benefit of the schemes and the poor youth will remain there, even after launching the schemes, where they are standing today.

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  • walid iqbal walid
    Sep 25, 2013 - 2:41PM

    a very great and positive step toward a great change,

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  • Sep 25, 2013 - 2:44PM

    positive step toward a gret change.may Allah give them enough capicity,that may solve our problem

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  • Zaeem Iftikhar
    Sep 25, 2013 - 7:47PM

    this is gud step PM .. i recently completed inter n i have not to apply for continue my studiexx due to cause of expence ….so plxx tell me dat how to contact for applying prosedure ????

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  • asif ismail
    Sep 25, 2013 - 8:58PM

    that is good step for youngster
    thank,s mr nawaz shareef shab

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  • asif ismail
    Sep 25, 2013 - 9:00PM

    thank,s shareef bhae

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  • sania
    Sep 25, 2013 - 11:23PM

    what is the possible way to get benefit from these schemes…. my parents is not financially well so i am willing to be the part of the scheme which offers to pay average amonut of the fee required for higher studies…..can u help me out how to apply for that?

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  • naseebullah nasar
    Sep 26, 2013 - 12:45PM

    i think it is really prudent step taken by the present government in the favour of poor and destitute section of the society.it is crystal clear fact that our society has been victim of severe poverty and unemployment.this schemes would be proved magic stick to change the future of society as whole.thanks a lot prime minister of pakistan

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  • naseebullah nasar
    Sep 26, 2013 - 12:45PM

    i think it is really prudent step taken by the present government in the favour of poor and destitute section of the society.it is crystal clear fact that our society has been victim of severe poverty and unemployment.this schemes would be proved magic stick to change the future of society as whole.thanks a lot prime minister of pakistan

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  • naseebullah nasar
    Sep 26, 2013 - 12:47PM

    i think it is really prudent step taken by the present government in the favour of poor and destitute section of the society.it is crystal clear fact that our society has been victim of severe poverty and unemployment.this schemes would be proved magic stick to change the future of society as whole.thanks a lot prime minister of pakistanRecommend

  • Sitara
    Sep 26, 2013 - 2:03PM

    • The performance report of the internees should be sent directly to the ministry from the concerned mentor/official without the internee’s knowledge. So that the evaluation is done in a transparent way leaving no space for breaching of rules by the internee.
    • Guidance can be given as to how use the loans i-e business plans and schemes.
    • The reimbursement tenure should be expanded.
    • Skill development plan should be made keeping in view the demands and needs of the day and era so that when the youngsters do get skilled they have the scope to work in the area they have chosen.

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  • Sep 26, 2013 - 11:42PM

    Thank you Mian sb for all this but real problem is the problem of implementation. it requried corruption free enviorment.
    Maqsood Ali
    0300-4572458

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  • Sajid Zaman
    Sep 27, 2013 - 12:02AM

    It is a very good step taken by the Prime Minister in the right direction, but the PM has to make sure that the all the youths should get equal benefit of the schemes, not only the ones who have political connection in the country.
    I am talking in the interest of a common man in Pakistan, nor for those who already have every thing with them but will again be standing in the queue to take benefit of the schemes and the poor youth will remain there, even after launching the schemes, where they are standing today.

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  • Sep 27, 2013 - 11:50PM

    This is very good step from prime minister side.many poor should be take the advantages from this scheme.so they mai b achive their education ,who cannot achive the educatuon due to poverty,including me.

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  • Sep 27, 2013 - 11:55PM

    This is very good step fron our prime minister side,so that poor people should b take the advatage from this scheme.who do not achive the education due to poverty,including me.

    Thank u.
    M.javed

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  • Ali Raza Shah
    Sep 28, 2013 - 9:11AM

    Mr. Prime Minister seems to be mainly focusing on the upper middle class and elite class, which in long term will make extremely broad the class difference between lower classes and upper middle class. In that case aggression will be from the lower classes and their will be more cases of crime as they have to live by hook or crook to feed their family.

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  • Nalik noman
    Sep 28, 2013 - 9:43AM

    its a good iniciative for youth ,these scheme if fairly completed then it shows the positive results for youth as well as for the nationRecommend

  • khurram shahbaz
    Sep 28, 2013 - 10:34AM

    I realy appreciate this policy. this can be on merit and given to only qualified persons. The term will be that the recieving candidate must used them productive purposes.

    thanks and regards

    khurram shahbaz

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  • taseer hussain
    Sep 28, 2013 - 10:59AM

    thanx prime minister of pakistan i m working on tandoor shop but my qulification is MBA

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  • sheikh amir
    Sep 28, 2013 - 3:10PM

    sir thank you very much it shouuld b realy done for the poor people of pakistan

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  • Sep 28, 2013 - 11:08PM

    Sir i want admission in Youth development programme.what is the method?
    M.javed

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  • Sep 29, 2013 - 12:37AM

    nice schemes dear Prime Minister, You have to apply this.
    I am a very poor man. I have Complete F.Sc Pre Engieneering and due to poverty I take admission in arts and complete B.A in 2012 Then due to Poverty now I have leave the education. I am 22 years old.
    The government who help the poor is the best government. ok. I am trying for any job since 3 years but in vain. why why why there is no job for poor people in Pakistan.

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  • syed irfan
    Sep 29, 2013 - 1:45AM

    Respected Prime Minster.I really appreciate the step you took for youth i want to do MBA but i do not have enough amount for it so please let me know how to take benefit from this scheme please reply me soon i m waiting for quick n positive reply

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  • ayaz ali
    Sep 29, 2013 - 12:01PM

    that’s a great advantage for young generation and a best chance of life for them.

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  • MUHAMMAD USMAN QURESHI
    Sep 29, 2013 - 3:37PM

    Assalam-o-alikum:”All the readers and Respected prime minister”
    it is a good start from u side.from all nation i gave u congrx sir.
    if all the division of funds are distributed amoung the youngsters
    rightly, you got new pakistan which are runing on the way of progress.
    REgadz.
    best of luck pakistan.

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  • amaan
    Sep 30, 2013 - 5:00PM

    Its really a gud step to over come poverty in Pakistan but plzzzzz be fair for better provision for these sheme dont make it drama as alwaz….Hoping for better rezults

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  • amaan
    Sep 30, 2013 - 5:05PM

    its really a gud step to over come poverty in Pakistan but plzzzzzz be fair for better provision for these schemes and dont try to create drama as alwaz…hoping for better rezults!!!

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  • zeeshan maqsood
    Sep 30, 2013 - 6:54PM

    i love nawaz sharif. A good system would be creat by nawaz sharif.

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  • zeeshan maqsood
    Sep 30, 2013 - 6:56PM

    i love pml nawaz sharif. A good system would be creat by nawaz sharif.

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  • Kashif
    Oct 1, 2013 - 11:30AM

    Those countryies where governmant want to stable the econamy.they are facing facts and figures
    and deploying there strenth on major crices not to safing himself for shamness.
    they even now what the major crices in this country.the basic need food and jobs.they are placing laptop every door .4 bilon rupies if they want to make 1MW electricty.with solar or parasure system.this will resolve 1hrs loadshading in major city

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  • saria
    Oct 2, 2013 - 9:19AM

    this is a new game to play with hoples.jobles nd poor nation but if it took reality it will be gud da nation has failed by each hope…i wish for our best future in pakistan..

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  • khuram maqbool
    Oct 2, 2013 - 5:48PM

    mian nawaz shareef is going of good way i m realy happy from prime minister of pakistan

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  • Ch Asif Rasheed
    Oct 2, 2013 - 8:55PM

    A good system would be creat by (P.M) Nawaz SharifRecommend

  • Asghar
    Oct 3, 2013 - 7:16PM

    Sir, how i apply for loan plz send me

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  • Oct 7, 2013 - 3:30PM

    sir i really appreciate the prime minister youth program .it is very good specially fee payment program to continue their higher education of our rural poor communities that will a sort of help in their future so i pay a lot of thanks to our prime minister mian muhhammad nawaz sharif to continue and doing such sorts of programs .its amazing programs to hear about it i am very happy and and pay my sincere thanks to our prime minister mian muhhammad nawaz sharif . and now sir tell me a proper procedure for fee payment programe in order to continue my post graduate studies. all of the schemes of the prime minister are well appreciated and good so thanks to our prime minister mian nawaz sharif and hope that all of them will be the benefices of such programs .thanks imran ullah shah swat kpk pakistan

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  • Numan inayat
    Oct 7, 2013 - 4:50PM

    Assalm-0-alikum.
    this is good step for Prime Minister for unemployment and poor peoples.and lucky peoples will et it.because these loans will be taken by the relatives of Prime Minister and other Leaders Relatives.
    We will not get any thing.If any Leader or the one who has posted this post read my comment can give any type of job or loan to us.so contact us.thanks
    we will be very glab and thanks for your help.
    also tell me the procedure of applying to this programme.
    +923139056923

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  • Oct 7, 2013 - 9:47PM

    how can we apply for this?

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  • imran khan
    Oct 16, 2013 - 1:14PM

    It is a very good step taken by the Prime Minister, but the PM has to make sure that the all the youths should get equal benefit of the schemes, not only the ones who have political connection in the country.
    I am talking in the interest of a common man in Pakistan, nor for those who already have every thing with them but will again be standing in the queue to take benefit of the schemes and the poor youth will remain there, even after launching the schemes, where they are standing today.
    i want the prime minister s hole life Nawaz Shareef .Recommend

  • sajid khalid
    Oct 21, 2013 - 8:09PM

    this is good for us

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  • Danish
    Oct 26, 2013 - 1:16PM

    It’s very good step taken by the PM but it has to be make sure that every one could get equal benefit of this scheme, not only the ones who have political connection or having the power for that or already have every thing, due to this the poor youth will remain there, even after launching alot of schemes, where we(the poor) are standing today.
    So, plz do somthing for the poor with full sincerity and honesty.

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  • Muhammad Usman
    Oct 26, 2013 - 3:55PM

    As his heart blank no visible for people same the scheme.

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  • farhan shaikh
    Oct 28, 2013 - 12:23AM

    sir i need a laptop yr scheme is bettr for poor people sir i continue my bscs without laptop its very dificult to do it so i need it – See more at: http://www.thepakmedia.com/apply-pm-nawaz-sharif-welfare-schemes-pakistan-youth/2013/10/01/#sthash.yDJBRtah.dpuf

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