On October 28th, the 11th Virtual Labour Ministerial meeting ASEAN+3 was held with theme of “Promoting the competition, responsibility and flexibility of ASEAN’s labourers in the future of work”. The Meeting was chaired by Mr. Ida Fauziyah, Indonesia’s Minister of Human Resource. Attending the Meeting were Labour Ministers/ Heads of Delegations from 10 member countries of ASEAN, ASEAN’s Secretariat, China, Japan and Republic of Korea.
Addressing the meeting, Vietnamese labour minister Dao Ngoc Dung spoke highly of the theme “Promoting competitiveness, responsiveness and flexibility of ASEAN workforce in the future of work”, which is relevant to the theme of ASEAN 2020.
Minister Dao Ngoc Dung highly appreciated the effective co-ordination of ASEAN member countries in building and approving the ASEAN Declaration on Human Resource Development for the World of Changing Cork while expressing Vietnam’s willingness to promote co-operation within ASEAN and ASEAN+3 towards a competitive, responsive and flexible workforce.
The Ministers also agreed that the 12th Meeting of ALMM+3 would be held in Philipin in 2022.