The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (Ecnec) met here on Monday, accorded approval to 13 projects submitted by various departments/ agencies of federal and provincial governments.
Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired the meeting. ECNEC at the outset accorded approval for establishment of “National Endowment Scholarships for Talent” (NEST) at the cost of Rs. 10 billion to be met from the PSDPs (2014-18). The proposal was put forth by the Ministry of Planning and Development.
The Minister for Planning and Development, Ahsan Iqbal said that under the Vision 2025, the GoP is committed to making investment in youth for moving towards a knowledge-based society……….. Read More