Ministry of Labor

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The Ministry of Labor (US), or Labour (UK), also known as the Department of Labor, or Labour, is a government department responsible for setting national labor standards, labor dispute mechanisms, employment, workforce participation, training, and social security.

Ministries of labor[edit]

Country Name Notes
 Philippines Department of Labor and Employment (Philippines)
 Australia Department of Labour (Australia) an Australian Government Department that existed between 1972 and 1974
 Canada Department of Labour (Canada)
 New Zealand Department of Labour (New Zealand)
 South Africa Department of Labour (South Africa)
 Germany Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
 Israel Industry, Trade, and Labor Ministry
 Iran Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour, and Social Welfare
 Sweden Ministry of Employment (Sweden)
 Spain Ministry of Employment and Social Security (Spain)
 Japan Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare
 China Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security Labour and Welfare Bureau (Hong Kong)
 Burma Ministry of Labor (Burma)
 Republic of China Ministry of Labor (Republic of China)
 South Korea Ministry of Labor (South Korea)
 Thailand Ministry of Labor (Thailand)
 Brazil Ministry of Labor and Employment (Brazil)
 Nigeria Ministry of Labor and Productivity
 Peru Ministry of Labor and Promotion of Employment (Peru)
 Poland Ministry of Labor and Social Policy (Poland)
 Azerbaijan Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population (Azerbaijan)
 Jamaica Ministry of Labor and Social Security (Jamaica)
 Argentina Ministry of Labor, Employment, and Social Security (Argentina)
 Moldova Ministry of Labor, Family, and Social Protection (Moldova)
 Romania Ministry of Labor, Family, and Social Protection (Romania)
 Vietnam Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs (Vietnam)
 Albania Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs, and Equal Opportunities (Albania)
 Colombia Ministry of Labour (Colombia) Formed 4 May 2011
 India Ministry of Labour and Employment (India)
 Pakistan Ministry of Manpower (Pakistan)
 Singapore Ministry of Manpower (Singapore)
 France Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment (France)
 Ukraine Ministry of Social Policy (Ukraine)
 Colombia Ministry of Social Protection (Colombia) Formed 27 December 2002
 Bolivia Ministry of Work, Employment, and Social Security
 Mexico Secretariat of Labor and Social Welfare (Mexico)
 United Kingdom Ministry of Labour (United Kingdom)
 United States United States Department of Labor Georgia Department of Labor

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