Minister Dinesh Gunawardena paid attention on promoting skilled workers of developed nations rather than traditional workforce to Middle East countries. The minister made these remarks when he visited the Foreign Employment Bureau today. The minister also had discussion with the top management of the bureau. The discussion focused on relaxing the immigration and emigration procedures and looking after the welfare and protection of the family members of migrant workers.
- The government decides to appoint a special presidential commission to look into the political victimization during the past inquiries
- A special discussion between Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi and members of GMOA was held today at the ministry auditorium