Iranian Minister of Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare met with the South African Labour Minister at the sideline of the ILC 105th Session.
During the meeting of Dr. Rabiei with Ms. Mildred Oliphant, both sides emphasized on the need to expand cooperation in different fields such as in IT and transfer of experiences on employment generation by SMEs.
The meeting was continued by reviewing some of the areas of mutual interests by the two Ministries following the state visit of South African President to Tehran.
Exchange of technical and vocational trainers, especially in high-tech, creating more jobs and entrepreneurship and sharing experiences on SMEs were among other issues discussed by the two Ministers.
The joint cooperation of Iran-South Africa social security funds has also been underlined and it was agreed that the related MOU to be executed in the coming imminent visit of the South African Labour Minister to Tehran.