27 December 2011
Burmese embassy in Bangkok has appointed a labour affairs official to provide
assistance to migrant workers regarding workplace issues and rights, according
to a government official. Labour Administration Department’s director Chit Shein,
who was in Thailand last Friday with a delegation led by deputy labour minister
Myint Thein, said the newly appointed official has already begun meeting with
migrant worker groups in the country to study their situations.