Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Education Ts.Tsogzolmaa met Kim Young-joo, Minister of Employment and Labor of the Republic of Korea on November 20.
The Minister is attending the 6th
ASEM Education Ministers’ Meeting being held in Seoul, the Republic of Korea on November 21-22.
During the meeting with Labor Minister Kim Young-joo, the Minister noted how bilateral relations are flourishing in all areas, underlining the need to pay attention to labor and employment issues.
At present, more than 30 thousand Mongolians are living in the Republic of Korea. Sides exchanged views on rendering legal assistance to the Mongolian nationals in the country. The sides also discussed about conducting a study on possibilities of increasing the quota of Mongolian workers employed under labor contracts.
The ASEM ministerial meeting is being attended by over 200 delegates representing ASEM member states and organizations. Lee Nak-yeon, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea delivered opening remarks at the meeting and also met the attending Education Ministers.