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More doors open for Vietnamese migrant workers

More doors open for Vietnamese migrant workers

VOV.VN - The Taiwan National Immigration Agency reports there are 179,016 Vietnamese men and women legally residing and working in the small island nation off the coast of China as of March 27, 2017.

Quang Nam aims to send 400 workers abroad in 2017

Quang Nam aims to send 400 workers abroad in 2017

The central province of Quang Nam aims to send at least 400 labourers to foreign countries this year, targeting high-income markets like the Republic of Korea, Japan, Taiwan (China), and those with suitable requirements such as Malaysia and the United Arab Emirates.

City remittances race to US$1b mark

City remittances race to US$1b mark

Remittances to HCM City, which routinely accounts for the highest amount in the country, has topped US$1 billion already this year.

Taiwan leads in hiring Vietnamese guest workers

Taiwan leads in hiring Vietnamese guest workers

VOV.VN - More than 98,000 Vietnam guest workers went abroad during the first ten months of 2016, up 16.98% against last year’s same period and nearly reaching 100% of the entire calendar year 2016 target.

Festival introduces Vietnamese culture in RoK

Festival introduces Vietnamese culture in RoK

The 6th Vietnam Culture Festival took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on October 16, offering a chance for locals to understand more about the Vietnamese culture.

Japan looking to hire 500 construction workers

Japan looking to hire 500 construction workers

VOV.VN - Concerned about a shortage of construction workers for an expected building boom ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan is looking to tap into Vietnamese labour to bridge the gap.

Malaysia arrests 6 suspected illegals

Malaysia arrests 6 suspected illegals

VOV.VN - Malaysia's Immigration Department has arrested six people as part of a major swoop across the country to flush out illegal immigrants, reports the Johor Immigration Department.

Vietnam ensures rights of guest workers

Vietnam ensures rights of guest workers

VOV.VN - Overseas remittances from guest workers are an important source of investment for the nation, said officials of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) on July 19 at a workers’ rights forum in Hanoi.

RoK seeks to boost guest workers for 2017

RoK seeks to boost guest workers for 2017

VOV.VN - The government of the Republic of Korea (RoK) is seeking explosive growth in the number of Vietnamese guest workers, said Minister Dao Ngoc Dung of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) at a press conference on July 4 in Hanoi.

Vietnam-RoK labour MoU helps boost bilateral ties

Vietnam-RoK labour MoU helps boost bilateral ties

The signing of the regular Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to resume the reception of Vietnamese labourers to work in the Republic of Korea (RoK) under the Employment Permit System (EPS) will help step up the two countries’ ties, particularly in the labour field.