Pakistan, July 11 -- Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday received World Economic Forum (WEF) President Broge Brende at the Prime Minister's Office.

The WEF president was accompanied by Andrew Ghazalia, South Asia Lead World Economic Forum; Jawad Khan, CEO Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF); Shazia Syed, MD Unilever Pakistan and Mohammad Aurangzeb, President & CEO Habib Bank Ltd.

During the meeting, the prime minister announced the establishment of the National Accelerator on Closing the Skills Gap in Pakistan, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, with Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) serving as its national secretariat.

The National Skills Development Accelerator will be led and guided by a team of co-chairs from the...