NOC removal to boost labour market, help curb human trafficking: GFOTU chairman

SourceTimes of Oman
SectorTransport
CountryOman

The cancellation of the NOC is particularly important at present, said Nabhan bin Ahmed Al Battashi, on the occasion of International Workers Day, which falls on 1 May every year. Photo: File Muscat: Removing the NOC ruling in the country will lead to more opportunities for workers to get better jobs, and curb human trafficking, the chairman of the General Federation of Oman Trade Unions (GFOTU) has said. On the occasion of International Workers Day, which falls on 1 May every year, Nabhan bin Ahmed Al Battashi, said the cancellation of the NOC is particularly important at present, because of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has revealed the need for strong, resilient economies that can adapt to changing situations.

“It is important that the private sector and its workers have the flexibility necessary to face such economic repercussions, as well as ensure economic sustainability, and the continued welfare of employees,” he said. “In this context, we have...read more...