King Attends Opening Ceremony of Arab Technical and Vocational Training Forum Today
Published 16 Jan 2010
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Riyadh (SPA)- The Custodian of The Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, will today inaugurates the opening ceremony of the 1stArab Technical and Vocational Training Forum entitled " Vocational& Technical Training and labor Market" organized by the general organization of Technical and vocational training in coordination with Arab Labor Organization at King Faisal Conferences Hall, Intercontinental Hotel, Riyadh. The Acting Minister of Labor Chairman of Board of Directors of the General Organization of Technical and Vocational Training, Dr. Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah Al Khuwaitir thanked the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz for his support to the Organization and its training programs and his keenness to enhance Arab cooperation in all spheres of life. The Acting Minister stressed that the Kingdoms hosting of this important Arab Forum highlights the government's keenness to keep pace with developments in the labor market and meet their needs. On his part, His Excellency the Director General of the Arab Labor Organization, Mohammed Ahmed Lugman, has expressed thanks to the Kingdom for hosting this important Forum. He pointed out that the care of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques of the Forum confirms the leading role of the Kingdom in the activation of integration among Arab countries. He indicated that the Forum witness the launch of the Arab Decade of Operation which was approved by the Kuwait Arab Economic Summit. The Director General added that the Forum will approve the Arab Strategy for Technical and Vocational Training. It should be noted that the event will continue for three days during which it will hold several sessions and discussions. About 180 personalities including Ministers from various Arab countries will attend the forum in addition to some officials from international Organizations. The Forum will be accompanied by an exhibition showing the achievements of The Technical and Vocational Training in The Kingdom, and will introduce the General Planning Program for Technical and Vocational Training which the organization has recently started implementing it.
Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:10 PM Saudi Arabia Time
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