The number of foreigners working in Vietnam has increased significantly over the last ten years, the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) reported.
A workshop took place in northern Hai Phong city on May 23 to gather opinions on a draft decree guiding the enforcement of compulsory social insurance for foreigners working in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - In the competition to recruit much-needed foreign talent, the Republic of Korea work permit program is outperforming the scheme established by Japan.
Vietnam's labor ministry is seeking public opinion on a new rule that would require foreigners working in the country to pay social insurance, the ministry said.
Malaysian authorities have arrested nearly 48,000 undocumented foreign workers in 2016, according to a statement by the Malaysian parliament.
Authorities from the northern province of Bac Giang and foreign investors gathered at a meeting to seek ways to promote investment on September 29.
Vietnam is likely to intensify scrutiny of income tax paid by foreign workers, a seminar heard in HCM City on August 23.
Silent Bay Travel and Trade Co. Ltd was fined VND80 million, or US$3,590, by the Khanh Hoa provincial People’s Committee on July 19 for bad record keeping and employing illegal foreign workers.
The administration of Laos’ capital city of Vientiane will start the granting of temporary working permit to migrant foreign labourers in order to better manage illegal foreign workers here.
Malaysia’s Cabinet Committee Meeting on Foreign Workers and Illegal Immigrants (JKKPA-PATI) has agreed on compulsory regular health screenings for foreign labourers during their employment in the country.
Malaysia is facing a shortage of manpower, two months after implementing a Government decision to suspend the recruitment of foreign workers.
VOV.VN - Malaysia has decided to stop the recruitment of new foreign workers into the country with immediate effect.
The Government this month issued Decree No. 11/2016/ND-CP, on licensing of foreign workers in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Tighter enforcement of rules designed to ensure that foreign workers are in the country legally is underway, said Colonel Nguyen Van Anh of the Immigration Management Office in Ho Chi Minh City at a recent dialogue.
Vietnam's officials have pledged to simplify administrative procedures involving foreign workers in the country, including relaxing work permit and visa requirements for them.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) said it will strictly check and supervise enterprises and organisations recruiting foreigners to better the management of the employees.
(VOV) -The People’s Committee of central Ha Tinh province has authorisednine investors in the Formosa Industrial Park (IP) to employ 2,976 foreign workers.
(VOV) - A senior labour official on August 28 quashed rumours that contractors at the Vung Ang economic zone in central Ha Tinh province are recruiting 10,000 Chinese employees, saying this is false information.
Foreigners who work in Vietnam without a work permit will be deported, according to a new decree on the employment of foreign workers.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) will introduce drastic measures to minimise the hiring of unskilled foreign workers in Vietnam, Minister Pham Thi Hai Chuyen said on August 21.