Huge gap in Tet bonuses Society

Huge gap in Tet bonuses

At the end of the year, workers often look forward to Tet (Lunar New Year) bonuses to see whether the sum would partly help them enjoy a good Tet celebration or not.
Japanese firms seek more staff Society

Japanese firms seek more staff

Japanese companies in Vietnam are seeking more personnel, especially at the managerial level, as investment from Japan has risen greatly in recent years.
HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months Society

HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

Around 70,000 workers are needed in Ho Chi Minh City for the remaining months of the year, mostly in garments and textiles, sales, services, logistics and IT, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre.
Retail faces high employee turnover Business

Retail faces high employee turnover

The retail sector faces a high rate of employee turnover, hampering firms’ long-term development, argues a recent report by Navigos Group, the country’s leading human resources recruiter.
Society

Vietnam employment manual released

Vietnam’s leading recruiting firm Navigos Group and US law firm Russin & Vecchi jointly released the Vietnam Employment Manual on Sept. 8.
Business

Local firms lack human resource strategies

Vietnam lacks long-term human resource development strategies to maintain a high-quality workforce, according to a new report from the Vietnam Marketing and Management Institute.
Society

Vietnam professionals lack networking skills

Networking skills contribute a lot to having a successful career, perhaps as much as 75 percent, however many Vietnamese professionals are sadly lacking in these skills, reports Caravat.com.