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.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has asked the central province of Quang Tri to fully tap all available resources to further step up its development in the time to come.
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.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs will tighten regulations to ensure only qualified enterprises are permitted to provide guest worker services.
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.
Remittances to HCM City, which routinely accounts for the highest amount in the country, has topped US$1 billion already this year.
A get-together among over 400 Vietnamese guest workers in the Republic of Korea took place in Incheon on December 19.
VOV.VN - More than 3,000 applicants have registered to set for the Korean language exams on November 19-20, passage of which is a prerequisite for becoming a guest worker in the Republic of Korea (ROK).
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.
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.
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.
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.
Malaysian authorities have arrested 434 illegal foreign labourers and an owner of a famous restaurant during a raid on the night of August 19.
VOV.VN - As many as 11,645 workers were sent to work overseas in July, including 4,154 female workers, according to labour export businesses.
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.
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.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese workers in Singapore are mainly employed in service jobs. They are granted visa S Pass to work for two years.
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.
VOV.VN - Guest workers without legal documents who are currently in the Republic of Korea (RoK) have a golden opportunity to end their ordeal by benefiting from the amnesty announced by the Vietnam government.
VOV.VN - Thousands of guest workers are tussling to find gainful employment after returning to Vietnam following a stint working overseas despite having good skills and experience, say job placement executives.