Philippines, Papua New Guinea Negotiate on Labor Cooperation Agreement


29 July 2013 – The Philippines and Papua New Guinea met and discussed the terms and conditions of the proposed Memorandum of Agreement on Labor Cooperation on 23 July 2013 at the Waterfront Manila Pavilion Hotel in Manila.
Administrator Hans Leo J. Cacdac of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), and H.E. Alexis Maino, Ambassador and Deputy Secretary of Papua New Guinea Department of Foreign chaired and co-chaired the discussion, respectively.
Both sides discussed and agreed, among others, the possible cooperation and collaboration in the area of labor such as the exchange of information, personnel and continuing studies, joint undertakings in the area of labour mobility, marketing between citizens of both Parties, and appropriate technical cooperation and assistance.  
The proposed agreement is expected to be signed 3rd quarter of 2013.  

Created Jul 29th 2013, 13:51


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