Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have jointly decided to rationalize recruitment of foreign workers as part of their efforts to create more job opportunities for their nationals. The decision was taken by the GCC labor ministers at a meeting at abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Member countries have been asked to provide accurate employment statistics to determine whether progress has been made.
The meeting stressed the need to implement economic projects that create more jobs for nationals and achieve sustainable growth.
Arabnews.com October 20, 2011