Russia still needs legal Vietnamese workers Society

Russia still needs legal Vietnamese workers

The Russian Government’s recent ratification of the immigrant worker agreement with Vietnam is suitable with the two sides’ socio-economic development goals, Vladimir Volokh, head of the Russian Federal Migration Service's Public Council, has said.
Society

Vietnam workers in Russia to receive assistance

Forty Vietnamese workers who are suffering hunger and cold without wages in Ekaterinburg city of Russia’s Sverlov province will be identified and receive assistance, Head of the Overseas Workers Management Department Nguyen Ngoc Quynh said.
Society

Seminar seeks to empower women migrant workers

A labour official has said Vietnam should increase policy dialogues with the host countries of women migrant workers and better the provision of information to improve workers’ knowledge of gender and labour laws.
Business

Labour exports to Japan see good signs

Vietnamese labour exports to Japan have seen good signs as many enterprises and factories have resumed business activity after the recent natural disasters, said the Lao Dong (Labour) daily in an article on May 10.
IMM Japan: Vietnamese trainees safe Society

IMM Japan: Vietnamese trainees safe

A total of 451 Vietnamese trainees in Japan under the cooperation programme between the labour ministry and IMM Japan were reportedly safe following the recent devastating earthquake and tsunami.
Red Cross Vietnam seeks help for workers in Libya Society

Red Cross Vietnam seeks help for workers in Libya

Chairman of the Red Cross Society of Vietnam Tran Ngoc Tang on Mar. 3 sent a letter to the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Society, seeking help for Vietnamese workers, who have fled unrest in Libya .
1,294 more guest workers from Libya land home Society

1,294 more guest workers from Libya land home

As many as 1,294 Vietnamese guest workers from riot-stricken Libya were reported to land home on March 5 on 13 flights, with the last flight scheduled to arrive at 23:15 hs, according to a labour official.
Society

VN Ambassador in RoK visits guest workers

Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (RoK) Tran Trong Toan has visited and presented gifts to Vietnamese labourers at a support centre for overseas workers in RoK’s Gyeongy province on the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2011.
Business

Labour exporters urge accord with Israel

The Overseas Workers Management Bureau is working hard to reach an agreement on labour with Israel to open the way into this lucrative market for Vietnamese farm workers.
Society

Amended law helps Vietnamese trainees in Japan

Japan’s amended law on the management of immigration and emigrated workers that comes into effect on July 1 is expected to facilitate the flow of Vietnamese trainees to Japan, says the Lao Dong (Labour) newspaper.