Pakistan and Azerbaijan have agreed to increase the number of Pakistani workforce in Azerbaijan.

The decision was taken during an online meeting between Minister for Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Sajid Hussain Turi and Azerbaijani Minister of Labour and Social Security of Sahil Babayev.

The Azerbaijani Minister said his country needs skilled manpower to complete various developmental projects and would like to learn from Pakistan's experience in the field of manpower export.

Sajid Hussain Turi said a Memorandum of Understanding between the two countries on cooperation in the fields of labour employment and social security has been signed.