Pakistan sent 55,000 workforce to Qatar under 100,000 quota

ISLAMABAD, Jul 8 (APP):Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development has sent as many as 55,000 skilled and semi-skilled workforce to Qatar for prospective job opportunities in construction and other sectors since 2015.

Qatar had announced to hire 100,000 Pakistan’s workforce in 2015 and the target could not be accomplished due to inefficiency and poor lobbying on part of Pakistan’s previous government abroad, the official sources told APP.