Society

Almost 20,000 VN workers go overseas this year

Vietnam sent almost 20,000 guest workers overseas in the first quarter of the year, a year-on-year rise of more than 16 percent, according to the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Conference reviews VN-ASEAN HR cooperation Society

Conference reviews VN-ASEAN HR cooperation

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has screened its cooperation in human resource development with ASEAN over the past 15 years at a conference in Hanoi on March 9.
Business

Vietnam releases 2010 employment trends report

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) released the Vietnam Employment Trends Report 2010 in Hanoi on Jan. 24, offering the most up-to-date information available on the changing state of Vietnam’s dynamic labour market.

According to the report, during the period between 2007 and 2009, Vietnam was challenged by a troubled global economic climate, which had a significant effect on the labour market.
Society

Street children in 10 localities receive assistance

Street children and those at high risk of becoming street children in 10 provinces and cities have received timely assistance, said an official of the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Society

5,000 Vietnamese workers sent to RoK this year

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) announced that more than 5,000 Vietnamese workers have been hired to work in the Republic of Korea (RoK) since the beginning of the year.
Society

Germany assists with vocational training

Germany’s Hessen State and Vietnam will take turns to organise visits and working sessions between vocational training institutions, with employer participation.
Society

Ministry asked to define challenges to children

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has been urged to clearly define the difficulties and challenges that may have a direct effect on children before deciding its priorities and the measures it will take to carry out its action plan for children more effectively over the next ten years.