16 November 2023
Union Minister for Labor U Myint Naung attended a work coordination meeting with the officials from Myanmar Overseas Employment Agencies Federation (MOEAF) at the meeting hall of the Ministry office on Thursday.
At the meeting, the Union Minister urged overseas employment agencies to inform the relevant departments about the difficulties and problems of employees including worksite accidents in their relevant countries, sent by the agencies and to cooperate with the labor attaches in tackling the labour affairs.
He also stressed that the agencies have full responsibilities for their workers from the time they left the country and until they returned to Myanmar. As of 31st October 2023, 487 licensed overseas employment agencies and over 147 Thai licensed agencies have been operating in Myanmar.
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