More than 1.6 million jobs created in 2019 Society

More than 1.6 million jobs created in 2019

More than 1.655 million jobs were created in 2019, reaching 103.5 percent of the yearly plan and equal to 100.4 percent of the figure of the previous year, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Dong Thap sends 1,300 workers abroad in seven months Society

Dong Thap sends 1,300 workers abroad in seven months

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap sent over 1,300 workers to work abroad in the first seven months of 2019, equivalent to 131 percent of the yearly target, according to the provincial Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Labour minister clarifies guest worker issues at NA session Society

Labour minister clarifies guest worker issues at NA session

Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Dao Ngoc Dung made clear a number of issues raised by National Assembly (NA) deputies on measures to ensure rights and interests of Vietnamese workers abroad and enhance labour quality during the Q&A session as part of the NA’s fifth meeting on June 5.
Conference seeks to strengthen guest worker protection Society

Conference seeks to strengthen guest worker protection

It is crucial to enhance the role of trade unions in protecting guest workers to minimise their risks, said a conference jointly held by the Vietnam General Labour Confederation (VGLC) and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Hanoi on July 10.