Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif lifted ban on recruitment for the government department jobs on Wednesday, allowing the departments to continue recruiting necessary staff,
PM lifted the years old ban on temporary, contractual recruitment permitting the recruitment of necessary staff.
This will allow recruitment in finance ministry, commerce and trade ministry among others.
Earlier, speaking on Afghanistan security, PM Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that the government believes in democratic Afghanistan and that policy of interference is counterproductive,
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif said during his meeting with UK National Security Advisor Kim Darroch in Islamabad that progressive policies of the government have shown positive results on economy, adding that concrete steps have been taken to overcome energy crisis.
He said the government has evolved consensus amongst all the stakeholders for dialogue in order to tackle the issue of terrorism.
Nawaz Sharif said Pakistan believes in policy of non-interference and that its soil will not be used against Afghanistan. He said Pakistan supports the democratic process in Afghanistan.