Job Portal to launch in October


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Minister of Economic Development, Fayyaz Ismail has revealed that a dedicated job portal is planned to be launched next month, in an effort to make seeking jobs more convenient.

At the inaugural function held on the occasion of celebrating World Tourism Day, Minister Fayyaz said that the current troubles job seekers face shall be attended as job applications can be submitted online via the portal. In addition to that, he further noted that the portal would also be used as a mechanism to ensure that expatriates are recruited only when qualified locals are unavailable.

Minister highlighted the various challenges locals face in the work environment andĀ further added that the biggest challenge for local employees is that they lack the skills required to work and the ineffective work policies by employers.