Palestinian official praises Kuwait's support

Minister Mariam Al-Aqeel meets Palestinian Minister of Labor

Palestinian official praises Kuwait's support


NEW YORK-- -- Palestinian Minister of Labor Nasri Abu Jaish has lauded Kuwait's support for the Palestinian workers at various levels.

In remarks to KUNA on Tuesday, the Palestinian official said he discussed with Kuwaiti Minister of Economic Affairs Mariam Al-Aqeel, on sidelines of the International Labor Organization convention, bilateral issues and the Kuwaiti support in reply to a report by the ILO secretary general regarding conditions of the Palestinian workers.

He hoped to gain its further support for holding an international conference to back up the Palestinian labor fund, adding that the talks with minister Al-Aeel touched on prospects of employing skilled Palestinians in Kuwait.

For her part, Al-Aqeel said her meeting with minister Abu Jaish was fruitful, re-affirming Kuwait's unwavering support for the Palestinian cause.


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