Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain has urged the educational institutions to prepare a sufficient pool of skilled workforce keeping in view the requirements of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Project.

Addressing convocation of National University of Modern Language today, he said the CPEC will change the destiny of the whole region and Pakistan will emerge as an important country with the completion of this mega project. This project, he said, will usher in a new era of economic prosperity and industrialization in the country.

Mamnoon Hussain said the CPEC envisages several energy projects besides construction of motorways and development of Gwadar sea port and Gwadar international airport.

Mamnoon Hussain assured that the operation against terrorists will continue till the restoration of complete peace. He said overall law and order situation has improved and business activities are gaining momentum. He urged the nation to stand by the government and the armed forces for the complete eradication of terrorism.