Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, Dr. Ergoge Tesfaye met with Saudi’s Minister of Labor and Social Development Engineer Ahmed bin Sulaiman Al-Rajhi in Riyadh on Sunday.

The two sides discussed on a number of issues of mutual interest and means of enhancing bilateral cooperation in the field of labor between the two countries.

Al-Rajhi briefed the Ethiopian minister on the developments of the recruitment procedures in Saudi Arabia and the mechanisms of receiving foreign workers through domestic labor program.

He further stressed Saudi’s keenness on expanding recruitment agencies from the sending countries to meet the demand for skilled domestic workers, according to Saudi Press Agency. (Daily Monitor)