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PM requests more dialogues to listen to labourers' thoughts, aspirations

04/27/2023 15:35 - Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on April 27 attended a ceremony to launch the Action Month on Occupational Safety and Hygiene and the Month for Workers in 2023.


Vietnam sends nearly 38,000 labourers abroad in first quarter

04/20/2023 13:33 - Vietnam sent 37,923 labourers abroad in the first three months of 2023, accounting for 34.48% of the whole year plan, and more than 15 times higher than the same period in 2022.


Vietnam and Cambodia strengthen labour cooperation

04/07/2023 10:16 - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs of Vietnam and the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training of Cambodia have shared, exchanged, and learned from experiences in formulating and implementing laws and policies.


Efforts made to help labour market recover sustainably

04/20/2022 17:27 - Another piece of the socio-economic picture is returning with bright colours, which is the field of labour and employment.


Domestic labour market bouncing back: GSO

04/12/2022 10:53 - The domestic labour market is bouncing back, with 50 million people getting jobs in the first quarter of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).


PM calls for more initiatives to boost labour productivity

12/28/2021 18:19 - Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has call on more initiatives of union members, workers, and public employees, to make new strides in labour productivity, thus bringing Vietnam to move forward with rapid and sustainable development.


Directorate of Vocational Education and Training awarded first-class Labour Order

11/18/2021 15:17 - The Directorate of Vocational Education and Training under the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) held a ceremony in Hanoi to celebrate the Vietnamese Teachers’ Day and receive the Labour Order, first class.


Labour confederation praised for protecting workers’ legitimate rights

12/24/2020 14:27 - Prime Minister hosted a working session with the Presidium of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) during which the government leader praised the agency for its effectiveness in protecting the legitimate rights of workers.


HCM City’s job market starts to heat up

10/30/2020 17:46 - After several months of lull due to COVID-19, since September, job markets hosted by the HCM City Centre for Employment Services have been "hotter" with thousands of recruitments registered.

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Labour ministry proposes second virus relief package worth VND18.6 trillion

08/23/2020 16:51 - The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) has proposed that the government adopt a second financial package worth VND18.6 trillion (US$800 million) to support those hurt by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Vietnam to suspend labour export until end of April

04/05/2020 12:54 - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) on April 5 asked the Overseas Labour Management Department to order businesses to suspend sending workers abroad until the end of April.

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Vietnam’s labour exports eye the European market in 2020

02/02/2020 17:45 In addition to focusing on maintaining traditional markets, the Department of Overseas Labour Administration under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) is promoting the development of some new labour markets in Europe.

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Revised Labour Code needs to promote rights of female labourers

10/17/2019 14:47 - The revised Labour Code is expected to be submitted to the National Assembly for approval this month. However, major changes to the law are still under discussion in an attempt to ensure gender equality and development of female workers.

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Japan handles violators of regulations in receiving Vietnamese trainees

10/11/2019 18:27 - Japan’s authorities have withdrawn the operation licences of two Japanese organisations in charge of receiving foreign technical trainees after finding that they had illegally negotiated with Vietnamese agencies sending trainees to Japan.

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30,000 Vietnamese technical labourers find employment in Japan

10/07/2019 19:46 - Currently, over 30,000 technical labourers from Vietnam are employed in factories throughout Japan, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

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Stopping child labour is priority

06/12/2019 10:43 - Today, June 12th, is the world day against child labor. This year’s theme is “Children shouldn’t work in fields, but on dreams".

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Short-term labour export for people in mountainous areas

12/22/2018 11:39 - Policies have been introduced to help many households in mountainous areas escape poverty through exporting labour.

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Labour cost in Vietnam is high for the region

12/22/2018 10:27 - Labour costs in Vietnam are now leading in Southeast Asia, according to a report on corporate productivity and investment environment by the World Bank.

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Outstanding firms for labourers honored

12/17/2018 16:30 - A ceremony to honor 60 outstanding businesses for laborers was held in Hanoi over the weekend. The list ranks the nation's best firms for laborers.

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International vocational certificate helps labourers stay competent

12/12/2018 10:43 - The Comprehensive and Progressive agreement for Trans Pacific Partnership CPTPP is expected to take effect in a matter of days.

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