"Gen. Adul" asked for a week to crystallize measures to solve the problem of fisheries shortage.

Date: 
Wednesday, 08 August 2018

             On 8 August, H.E. Police General Adul Sangsingkeo, Minister of Labor, chaired the meeting to consider ways to solve the shortage of marine fishermen at the meeting room on the 5th Floor of the Ministry of Labor. The meeting considered the solutions to the shortage of marine fisheries workers, impacts, and management approaches to the fisheries sector, such as: security, economy, society, and other areas, as well as related laws. After the meeting, the number of labor demand in the fishery sector in Thailand was 53,000 by the Ministry of Labor to discuss the preparation of measures to provide fisheries workers and measures such as allowing 11,000 fish workers to terminate their employment in Thailand. This month Can work on. You must report to work permit. From August 20 to September 30, 2018, it will be able to stay for another 1-2 years, while the remaining 42,000 people are prepared to import by MOU from four countries: Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam. This is in the process of developing an action plan to negotiate with the country of origin.

 

             Gen. Adul also asked about one week to crystallize in detail and reiterate for the benefits of fishery workers. It must be done appropriately. The progress of ratification of the C188 Fisheries Labor Convention is currently in the process of legislative drafting, taking into account the context of fisheries, which the government has taken steps and gradually. The lawmakers were given the opportunity to comply with the recommendations of the Fisheries Sector.

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