President of the Republic Barham Salih praised the efforts of the ministry and its distinguished social work during his meeting at the Peace Palace with Minister of Labour Basem Abdel Zaman
Salih stressed during the meeting the need to strengthen community work and provide services to the poor to provide a decent and life for them, the press office of labour ministry said in a statement.
Al-Halbousi added that he expressed his full support for the projects of the ministry and its laws that have been amended, including the laws of social protection, disabled people, child protection and others, after completion of the draft laws and sent to the concerned authorities.
For his part, Abdul-Zaman said that Labour ministry is working human and financial capabilities to serve the citizens.
The government delegation arrived in Nasiriyah on Friday to follow up the work at Dhi Qar power station.
Foreign Minister Mohamed Ali al-Hakim met with Jan Kland, Secretary-General of the Norwegian Refugee Council.