National Skilled Development Authority Bill, 2018 places in JS


SANGSAD BHABAN, Sept 10, 2018 (BSS) – National Skilled Development Authority Bill, 2018 was placed today in the Jatiya Sangsad with a view to developing the skill of labour forces through imparting technical and vocational professional training considering the demand for local and international labour markets.

Agriculture Minister Begum Matia Chaudhury placed the bill in the House with Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury in the chair.

Placing the bill, the agriculture minister said “It is necessary to devise the skill development method and improve the capacity and integration of the people in order to expediting the integrated development of the country’s economic status.”

Under the global phenomenon, she said innovation of time-befitting skill development method, endorsement of curriculum, monitoring and integration training standard are necessary for human resources.

The proposed act will ensure the supply of skill working force in the labour market both at home and abroad, she added.

The minister urged the House to send the bill to the parliamentary standing committee for providing a report within three days.