UAE, Philippines striving to improve workers' conditions
The UAE's Labour Minister has met with his counterpart from the Philippines to discuss conditions for expat workers.
Saqr Ghobash, UAE Minister of Labour met with Philippines Labour and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz on Tuesday in Manila.
According to a report by UAE national news agency WAM, he stressed the importance of working together to improve the conditions of labourers and support for the Philippines labourers before traveling to the UAE.
Ghobash also met with Khandker Mosharraf Hossain, Minister for Labour and Employment and Expatriate's Welfare nd Overseas Employment in Bangladesh to discuss cooperation in labour industry between the UAE and Bangladesh.
They agreed to form a working group to develop a framework for cooperation in the area of temporary employment.