More than 1.641 million people got new jobs in the country and abroad in 2016, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Hong Lan said at a recent conference in Hanoi.
Vu Duc Kham, 43, was just coming out of anaesthesia after seven hours of having his lungs washed at the Coal and Mineral Hospital in Hanoi.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered ministries and sectors to devise active and practical plans to promote domestic production, create more jobs, and ensure harmonious trade relations with key partners of the country in the principle of equality and mutual benefits.
PSNews - The Vietnam - Japan Student Cultural Exchange Festival and Japan Job Fair 2019 took place at the University of East Asia (Da Nang) on March 21. On this occasion, Japanese companies Suganuma, Eiseikai, Aijinkai and M&K awarded 1,200 scholarships of up to VND 12 billion to students of the excellent academic grade.
Vietnam will focus on completing its social welfare legal and policy system while prioritising the reform of social insurance and life-long learning for women and girls, and creating jobs for elderly and migration women, thus fulfilling the gender equality targets, stated Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Dao Ngoc Dung.
As the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday is approaching, many companies have high demand for short-term employers, with some wiling to pay them up to 1 million VND (43 USD) per day.
As Industry 4.0 takes hold, one leading labour expert has predicted how the workforce of the future will be divided.
Vietnam's exports of footwear, suitcases and bags are expected to rake in US$21.5 billion during 2019, representing a 10% on-year rise, according to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has lauded operation of the US firm, Coca-Cola, in Vietnam, with the generation of thousands of jobs and the production of diverse products using domestic materials.
Vietnam could lose 5 million jobs to automation by 2020.
When Bui Thi Mai of Nam Dinh Province was unable to find a job that allowed her to make use of her two-year medical diploma, she settled for a job as a factory worker at a local industrial park.
Engineers from across Mexico streamed into a cramped hotel lobby in the industrial city of Monterrey for a chance of a job with the U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc, which is looking south of the border for talent in short supply at home.
Statistics show that as many as 200,000 graduates cannot find jobs in Vietnam at present.
Central Highlands localities are striving to generate jobs for over 113,000 labourers each year from now to 2020, thus increasing income of locals and contributing to sustainable poverty reduction in the region.
The 2017 French-Vietnamese Job Fair will take place at the Novotel Saigon Center Hotel in District 3, HCMC from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on May 6.