Over 80,000 foreigners working in Vietnam Society

Over 80,000 foreigners working in Vietnam

Vietnam is now home to more than 80,000 foreign workers, according to Le Quang Trung, deputy head of the Department of employment under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
PM hails social welfare efforts Society

PM hails social welfare efforts

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has praised the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) for increasing social welfare spending in 2012, despite difficulties during the year.
Business

Light penalties fail to deter foreign workers

Light fines for working illegally in Vietnam have not been a deterrent to preventing the increasing number of illegal foreign workers in the country, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affair's Employment Department.
Society

Jobs, insurance key issues on website

Social security, job creation, social insurance payments and labour export were the key issues raised by members of the public on an online website launched by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, yesterday.