Minister of Labour Suppresses Human TraffickingThe Minister of Labour together with related officers have inspected various businesses to prevent human trafficking.
SATTAHIP – November 19th 2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; General Sirichai Ditsayakul (Minister of Labor) and his working group went to inspect the Sa Mae Sarn PIPO Center (Port In – Port Out Center), Tambon Sa Mae Sarn, Amphur Sattahip, Chon Buri province. Gen. Sirichai and the working group also visited various fishing businesses in order to protection the labourers and prevent human trafficking.
General Sirichai Ditsayakul (Minister of Labor) said that Chon Buri is an area which attracts many foreign workers. There are 11,574 places of business and 586,527 employees therefore Chon Buri is regarded as an important area that needed to be monitored closely.
The working group of the Ministry had inspect the employment conditions and working conditions in every area as well as an inspection for labour protection according to Labour Protection Act, B.E. 2541 (A.D.1998) in order to prevent and suppress human trafficking.