Vietnam announced its 350 best employers in 2013 at a ceremony held in Hanoi on January 10.

The Vietnam Rubber Industry Group topped the list, creating more than 130,000 new jobs including 30,000 positions for ethnic minority people and offering an average monthly income of 9 million VND (423 USD).

Vietnam Oil and Gas Group followed closely by generating 60,000 jobs with average monthly income of 20 million VND (940 USD).

The Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group ranked third, offering about 50,000 new posts with average monthly income of 10 million VND (470 USD).

Meanwhile, the FPT Company ranked first in the private sector listings with 15,000 new jobs and titled as most friendly working environment.

The list of 50 and 300 Vietnam ’s top employers was co-conducted by the Lao dong- Xa hoi (Labour-Society) magazine under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and Vietnam JobReview Company.

According to Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Tran Ngoc Dien, the list of best recruiters will be announced every year to encourage businesses to design better employment policies for labourers.-VNA