Public Talk titled “Youths and Opportunities” was held at the Community Centre in Hpa-an, Kayin State, yesterday.
In the discussion, Kayin State Electric and Industry Minister U Soe Hlaing, talked about the state government’s efforts for development of industrial zones and small and medium enterprises.
Principal of the Governmental Technical High School Dr Cho Yu Mon explained short-term vocational courses at the school, saying that it produced more than 1,700 trainees so far as from 2012, and of them, about 70 per cent got jobs. The school jointly conducted a vocational training courses joining hands with Adara-Myanmar and produced more than 1,900 trainees, and of them, more than 80 per cent got jobs in 2016.
Governmental officials and employers also explained the rules of the labour law, employment opportunities created by the government, processes for applying jobs at factories. About 300 youths attended the talk.
Saw Myo Min Thein (IPRD)