SEOUL: The Korean authorities has determined to elevate visa restrictions on international employees (E-9 visa class) beneath the Employment Allow System (EPS) paving method for the entry of Pakistani employees to ROK.
In a gathering with Pakistan Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (ROK), Mumtaz Zahra Baloch right here on Friday, President of Human Useful resource Growth Division, ROK, Uh Soo-bong knowledgeable that the Korean authorities had determined to elevate the visa restriction on E-9 employees beneath the Employment Allow System (EPS).
This step will pave the way in which for the arrival of Pakistani EPS employees to the Republic of Korea, official sources instructed APP.
Within the assembly, the welfare of Pakistani E-9 employees and the way forward for the EPS system had been mentioned at size.
Ambassador Baloch thanked the Korean authorities for facilitating the keep and welfare of Pakistani employees within the Republic of Korea.
The Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Employment and Labor on Friday introduced that the federal government would ease restrictions on the entry of international employees because the nation implements plans to normalise life amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
As a result of pandemic, South Korea applied a ban on the entry of international employees final yr.
Pakistan is likely one of the sending international locations to the Republic of Korea beneath EPS, a government-to-government program that permits Korean corporations to rent international employees in sectors resembling agriculture, fishery, building and manufacturing.