Labour market sees fast recovery: Minister Society

Labour market sees fast recovery: Minister

The workforce of Vietnam has recovered quickly and the labour supply chain was not cracked down, Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung told the National Assembly (NA)’s fourth session on October 28.
Vietnam needs highly skilled labour force Society

Vietnam needs highly skilled labour force

The vocational training system of Vietnam needs reforming to create highly-skilled human resources that meet the requirements of the labour market in increasingly integrated international market, experts said.
Singapore: Labour market continues to improve in Q2 World

Singapore: Labour market continues to improve in Q2

The Singaporean labour market continued to improve in the second quarter of 2022, with total employment reaching 99.5% of the level in December 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic, said the country's Ministry of Manpower's (MOM) Labour Market Report on September 14.
Vietnam seeks to better skill of labour force  Society

Vietnam seeks to better skill of labour force

Many domestic and foreign investors have expressed concern about shortcomings in skilled labour, which is needed to help recover and expand production and business, especially in industrial sectors, according to Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung.
PM chairs teleconference on labour market development Society

PM chairs teleconference on labour market development

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 20 chaired a nationwide teleconference linking with the 63 cities and provinces on the development of labour market in a flexible, modern, sustainable and globally integrated manner.
IT industry holds huge recruitment demand: report Business

IT industry holds huge recruitment demand: report

The demand for IT personnel continues to soar given a rising recruitment need seen across many sectors serving post-pandemic business recovery and growth, according to a report on the Vietnamese labour market in the 2nd quarter by the payroll, recruitment & outsourcing agency Andeco Vietnam.
Unemployment, underemployment drop in H1 Society

Unemployment, underemployment drop in H1

The number of unemployed people in Vietnam stood at nearly 1.1 million in the first half of 2022, down 47,600 year-on-year, said an official from the General Statistics Office (GSO) at a press conference on in Hanoi on July 6.
Q1 unemployment rate drops: GSO Business

Q1 unemployment rate drops: GSO

Unemployment in the first quarter of 2022 shrank by 130,000 to around 1.3 million from the previous quarter, reflecting a labour market post-pandemic recovery, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).