Mrs.Petcharat Sinauy, Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labor as a spokesperson for the Ministry of Labor, H.E. Police General Adul Sangsingkeo, Minister of Labor, instructed the Ministry of Labor on March 20, 2018 to prepare an academic seminar to listen to the opinions of academics and the relevant sector to formulate a strategy for the development of Thai labor force to be ready to propel the economy in line with the national strategy by integrating relevant public and private agencies. After listening to the lecture. “The new Thai economy. Get the challenge firmly ” by Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak Deputy Prime Minister on 19 March 2018 at the Royal Jubilee Ballroom, IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center, Muang Thong Thani, which announced Thailand’s readiness to be a regional hub in all dimensions of trade, investment, and tourism, as well as the announcement of the direction of investment promotion, focus on understanding new policies and measures and the progress of the development of the Eastern Special Economic Corridor by the Minister of Labor. Preparing people, labor management to the construction sector, and 10 target industries ECC, also analyzes the direction of the labor market demand in 14 target countries.
The government has prepared for the economic stimulus with 3 key strategies: 1) Large scale investment projects or Mega Project to upgrade the capacity of the country’s physical infrastructure such as the Bangkok Metropolitan Area Metro and the twin rail projects in north, central, northeast and south transportation, high speed railway projects, regional links, etc. 2) The investment in the Special Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) to the logistics system links seamlessly to the region by land, water, and air in the EEC and the neighborhood. To support the drive of the Thailand 4.0 and 3) the project to drive Thailand into the digital age or 4.0 and to drive the manufacturing sector and the service sector to become more active, digital technology, including the introduction of e-Government services to increase efficiency visual services to citizens and businesses.
“The Ministry of Labor is an agency that plays a key role in preparing people for the potential and skills of various fields. This is in line with the effective strategy of the government in the same direction,” Mrs.Petcharat said in the end.