The Confederation of Labour of Thanh Hoa province and the Federation of Trade Unions in the Lao province of Houaphanh sign an agreement at the talks (Photo: laodong.com.vn)

Thanh Hoa (VNA) – Leaders of the Confederation of Labour of central Thanh Hoa province and the Federation of Trade Unions in the Lao province of Houaphanh exchanged experience during their talks in Thanh Hoa on June 6.

The two sides informed each other about the situation of workers and trade union activities in their respective provinces, highlighting the achievements the trade unions in Thanh Hoa and Houaphanh have obtained recently.

They also shared expertise in organising and directing trade union activities while reviewing the implementation of a memorandum of understanding signed in Houaphanh on May 26, 2016.

At the talks, the two organisations reached consensus on bilateral cooperation from now to 2020. Accordingly, they will continue the traditional solidarity and cooperation and sharing experience in trade union activities.

Aside from making annual mutual visits to exchange experience, they will educate local trade union members and workers about the other country’s labour-related regulations as well as the friendship between the two countries and between Thanh Hoa and Houaphanh.

The two sides will also encourage Thanh Hoa and Houaphanh businesses to make investment in line with the comprehensive cooperation programme for 2017-2020.-VNA