7 January 2018
A coordination meeting on workers affairs was held on Saturday at the Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population. Union Minister U Thein Swe stressed the fiscal year of 2017-2018 will also focus on skilled workers issue, testing 5000 workers - 2300 workers passed the tests between April and December 2017.
He also urges social welfare officials to give better services to workers. Implementation of the outcome of the previous coordination meeting was reported in this 2-day meeting set to continue till Sunday.