Number of abroad visiting Pakistanis increased in 2013
03 October, 2013
ISLAMABAD: A clear increase has been observed in the number of Pakistanis who have shifted to abroad for better employment opportunities this year, media reported.
According to media reports on Wednesday atleast 3000 engineers and 698 doctors has been shifted to foreign countries in first 09 months of 2013.
1665 journalists and 98 photographers have also been left the country for better job opportunities in the foreign countries during the recent years.
"568 teachers have gone to overseas this year", reports added.
The educated class of the country gives priority to go to foreign countries including UK, USA, Canada and Gulf States for better earning.
It is significant to mention that Gulf States are the biggest purchaser of Pakistani manpower.