Kathmandu, Nov. 25 -- With an aim to employ migrant workers who return from foreign jobs with skills, experience and occupational training, the government is preparing a financial package for them.

Such workers can get soft loans of up to Rs1 million as the government works on the scheme aimed at utilising their skills.

The Foreign Employment Promotion Board, the government authority working for migrant worker's welfare, has invited migrant workers who returned to the country not more than three years ago to use the opportunity.

The scheme will support those workers who have some skills or the experience of working in a particular sector, according to Board Executive Director Rajan Shrestha.

"Often, workers return to the country with ...