ISLAMABAD, Aug 6 (APP):Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Youth Affairs, Muhammad Usman Dar on Tuesday said that under the Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme (YES) of the Prime Minister, the government would provide financial assistance to youth through grants, interest free loans, and micro loans without collateral for SMEs and cottage industry.

He said the government would provide opportunity to the youth in various sectors including manufacturing, textile, sports, cutlery, information technology

Usman Dar called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Textile Industry and Investment, Razak Dawood and discussed to deliberate on formulation of viable mechanism for the successful implementation of initiatives envisioned in YES, said a press release issued by Ministry of Commerce here.