The Cambodian Ministry of Labor and the Ambassador of the East Timor Democratic Republic pledged to work together to further improve the working sector between the two countries following the end of Kov-19.

The affirmation of the position was made during a working meeting between Minister of Labor and Vocational Ith Sam Heng with the newly appointed Ambassador of Timor-Leste to Cambodia, Ermenegildo Kupa Lopes, on the morning of June 9, 2020. .

The meeting focused on the cooperation in the field of labor, which Cambodia and Timor-Leste worked well together and is continuing to expand.

The minister emphasized the good relations between the two countries and people of similar nature and history.

The Ambassador highly appreciated the Samdech Techo Prime Minister's win-win policy of unifying the country, bringing peace and development in all fields, allowing Cambodians from all walks of life to live in harmony with one another. Each.

It is worth mentioning that past cooperation between the two countries signed an agreement on "Labor Cooperation" on August 19, 2016, including:

– Changes to the program, specialization, research, study, and related information including fields of study, occupations, vocational training and labor administration, such as collective bargaining, enforcement and enforcement, dispute resolution Labor, Social Security, Labor Protection, Freedom of Association, Safety and Health, Labor Management, Foreign Labor and Information Exchange on Labor Productivity

– Encouraging exchange of visits between responsible and professional officials

– Management of labor migration between the two countries;

– Information exchange to prevent the recruitment and use of illegal workers, as well as to prevent and combat exploitation of labor and human trafficking.