UAE eyes more workers from Nepal, Rwanda and Cambodia

UAE's Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation holds talks to strengthen labour cooperation
UAE eyes more workers from Nepal, Rwanda and Cambodia
Nasser bin Thani Al Hamli, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation.
By Sam Bridge
Wed 12 Dec 2018 04:32 PM

The UAE is keen to strengthen ties with Rwanda, Nepal and Cambodia, with a view to encourage more workers to the Gulf state, a senior official has said.

Nasser bin Thani Al Hamli, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation, has held talks with Richard Sazibra, Foreign Minister of Rwanda, Jocarna Bista, Minister of Labour of Nepal, and Shao Bin Enk, Minister for Immigration Affairs of Cambodia, state news agency WAM reported on Wednesday.

The meeting discussed ways of developing the cooperation between the UAE and their countries, especially in the areas of labour and workers’ issues.

The meetings took place separately on the sidelines of the United Nations' Intergovernmental Conference in Marrakech, Morocco, WAM said.

During the meetings, Al Hamli highlighted the UAE’s keenness to enhance its bilateral partnerships with countries that provide it with workers and participate in related international events.

WAM said Sazibra, Bista and Enk praised the UAE’s labour market and agreed to arrange the signing of bilateral memoranda of understanding related to labour.

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