Training to continue in 2015-2020 Society

Training to continue in 2015-2020

A programme to develop high-quality human resources has shown positive results and will be continued, according to Hua Ngoc Thuan, Deputy Chairman of the HCM City People's Committee.
Vice President Doan meets Lao students Society

Vice President Doan meets Lao students

Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan on September 18 met 40 Lao students representing more than 9,000 Lao students studying at 150 universities and academies in Vietnam.
Labour market set for stiff competition Society

Labour market set for stiff competition

While more jobs will be created as the ASEAN Economic Community comes into effect by the year-end, the number of skilled Vietnamese workers that meet international labour market remains insufficient.
Railway sector targets modernity Business

Railway sector targets modernity

Improving the quality of services and the workforce is seen as an urgent and long-term task for Vietnam’s railway sector to maintain sustainable development.
Vietnam's preparations for upcoming AEC ASEAN

Vietnam's preparations for upcoming AEC

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Cam Tu spoke with Nhan Dan newspaper about Vietnam's preparations for the upcoming establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in late 2015.
Unemployment rate projected to rise in HCM City Society

Unemployment rate projected to rise in HCM City

At least 330,000 people need jobs this year in HCM City, but there will only be about 265,000 job vacancies, according to the deputy director of the city's Centre for Human Resources Forecasting and Labour Market Information.
Business

Record-high labour exports top target

Vietnam sent a record-high 105,000 guest workers abroad in 2014, 113 percent of the year's target, according to the Overseas Labour Management Department.
Culture - Sports

World Heritage treasure in Vietnam

Over the past two decades, eight sites and eight cultural practices in Vietnam have been inscribed in UNESCO’s lists of world tangible and intangible heritage, while four national documentary heritage were added to the Memory of the World list.
Opportunities, challenges for Vietnam's software industry Sci-Tech

Opportunities, challenges for Vietnam's software industry

Vietnam has reaped many successes in developing the software industry, but to expand the market of software products, it must pay more attention to human resources and product development, and appropriate support policies must also be put in place to support software businesses, a local paper said.
Vietnam broadens partnership in heritage preservation Culture - Sports

Vietnam broadens partnership in heritage preservation

Vietnam has proactively expanded its cooperation with other countries and international organisations in preserving and upholding values of UNESCO-recognised heritage pieces, a representative of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has said.
Business

Vietnamese software firms to boost recruitment

Software outsourcing companies will have strong demand for manpower in 2014 as outsourcing orders are expected to pile up, industry players have been quoted by the Saigon Times Daily as saying.