Indonesian President shares vision in second term World

Indonesian President shares vision in second term

The Indonesian government will prioritise infrastructure development and more investment opportunities to create more jobs and bolster growth in the coming time, Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has said.
Ho Chi Minh City needs 155,000 work hands for H2 Society

Ho Chi Minh City needs 155,000 work hands for H2

Ho Chi Minh City, the country’s biggest economic hub, will need about 155,000 workers for the rest of this year, according to a municipal forecast centre on human resources and labour market information.
Japanese multi-sector group to expand operation in Vietnam Business

Japanese multi-sector group to expand operation in Vietnam

The Japanese-based conglomerate Kyocera group considers Vietnam as one of its two most important production hubs in Asia and plans to expand its operation in the market, affirmed Yasunobu Sanda who oversees the company Japanese and Asian sections.
Thailand’s new government urged to improve manpower World

Thailand’s new government urged to improve manpower

The new government of Thailand should invest heavily in developing the country’s manpower to make it survive in the fast-moving digital economy, President of Thailand Development and Research Institute (TDRI) Somkiat Tangkitvanich has said.
Singaporean experts suggest establishment of ministry of aging World

Singaporean experts suggest establishment of ministry of aging

A new Ministry of Ageing, coordinating closely with the Manpower and Education Ministries, could help the authorities resolve emerging challenges such as the displacement of mature professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETs) due to automation.
54.6 million people have jobs in Q2 Society

54.6 million people have jobs in Q2

Nearly 54.58 million people have jobs in the second quarter of this year, heard a press conference held in Hanoi on July 10 by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Can Tho, Taiwan boost education link Society

Can Tho, Taiwan boost education link

Rector of Can Tho University (CTU) Ha Thanh Toan and Chief Secretary of the Education Ministry of Taiwan (China) Chu Nan Shyan reached several commitments to boosting education connectivity during a working session in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 8.
Vietnam’s outlook remains positive: WB Business

Vietnam’s outlook remains positive: WB

Vietnam’s growth momentum moderated since the beginning of the year, but outlook remains positive, according to Taking Stock, the World Bank (WB)’s bi-annual economic report on Vietnam released on July 1.
CPTPP to help bolster Vietnam-Mexico trade: Ambassador World

CPTPP to help bolster Vietnam-Mexico trade: Ambassador

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will help create a more favourable environment for Vietnam and Mexico to bolster their economic, trade and investment ties, Vietnam’s Ambassador to Mexico Nguyen Hoai Duong said.
ADB approves 60 million USD loan for Cambodia World

ADB approves 60 million USD loan for Cambodia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 60-million-USD loan for Cambodia to help the country boost the skills and competitiveness of its labour force, according to Xinhua news agency.
Thua Thien - Hue looks to lure more investment to IPs Business

Thua Thien - Hue looks to lure more investment to IPs

Industrial parks (IP) in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue have so far attracted 143 investment projects with a total registered capital of nearly 92 trillion VND (3.94 billion USD), generating jobs for nearly 25,000 labourers, according to insiders.