KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Nepal and France dwelt on the matters meant for enhancing bilateral interests and mutual benefits through an exchange of employment opportunities.
The agenda was discussed at a courtesy meeting between Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista and French Ambassador for Nepal Francois-Xavier Leger on Thursday.
On the occasion, Minister Bista urged the Ambassador to enable an environment for employment opportunities to Nepali youths in France.
Articulating commitment for further expansion of multi-dimensional relations between Nepal and France, Minister Bista said Nepal government was responsible for complying with the bilateral agreements.
The minister also extended thanks to the French government for its cooperation during and after the earthquake in Nepal in 2015 as well as its investments in several areas of infrastructure.
On the occasion, French Ambassador Francois expressed happiness over Nepal's journey to political stability. He said that the French companies are interested to make investments in Nepal so it is important for Nepal to prioritize its investment needs.