HCM City needs 90,000 labourers in2019’s first quarter Society

HCM City needs 90,000 labourers in2019’s first quarter

Around 90,000 workers are needed in HCM City for the first quarter of 2019 the year, with 26 percent of them being unskilled labourers, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre.
Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply Society

Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

The unemployment rate is on the increase among young people in Vietnam, however, many companies are facing difficulty in recruiting unskilled labourers in the final months of the year.
175 new projects get licences in January Business

175 new projects get licences in January

As of January 20, 175 new projects were licenced with a total investment of 1.244 billion USD, a rise of 23 percent over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency.
Can Tho strives to make PCI top ten list Business

Can Tho strives to make PCI top ten list

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is making concerted efforts to increase its competitiveness capacity to appear in the list of ten most competitive localities in the country, according to Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Van Tam.
Society

Insufficient labour supply in Dong Nai province

The southern province of Dong Nai is experiencing labour shortages with only 3,000 people seeking employment at the 84 th job fair, below the demand for 3,200 labourers for the 44 enterprises at the event.
HCM City-based firms need 20,000 workers in June Business

HCM City-based firms need 20,000 workers in June

Enterprises in Ho Chi Minh City will need around 20,000 workers in June, with those based in local industrial and export processing zones planning to recruit 5,000, according to the city’s Centre of Forecasting Manpower Needs and Labour Market Information (FALMI).
Business

Foreign firms in Dong Nai require larger workforce

Foreign-invested enterprises in the southern province of Dong Nai are in need of about 25,000 workers in the second quarter of this year, according to the provincial Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Business

EPZs, IPs face labour shortage

Labour shortage is one of the headaches faced by companies in industrial parks (IPs) and export-processing zones (EPZs) in Ho Chi Minh City, a local newspaper has reported.
Society

More jobs to be created this year

The nation's workforce will reach 54.87 million in 2014, with more trained workers and fewer unskilled labourers to meet the country's economic restructuring and raise the competitiveness of businesses.