Labour Minister Receives AFL-CIO Delegation

Minister of Labour and Vocational Training has received a delegation led by the Director of International Affairs of the American Federation of Labour and Congress of Industrial Organisations (AFL-CIO) Ms. Cathy Feingold for cooperation discussion.

At the meeting taking place at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh early this week, the labour minister H.E. Ith Samheng and his guests talked about joint effort to promote awareness building for harmonious work places in Cambodia.

Taking the opportunity, the minister expressed his appreciation of AFL-CIO's contribution to promoting condition of Cambodian workers by far.

Ms. Cathy Feingold also spoke highly of the good cooperation with the Royal Government of Cambodia as well as the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training.

The American Federation of Labour and Congress of Industrial Organisations is the largest network of unions in the United States with its headquarters in Washington, and it started the operation in Cambodia since 1993, with the main focus of promoting working condition of workers in the Kingdom.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press