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Vietnamese embassy visits two injured in RoK factory explosion

Vietnamese embassy visits two injured in RoK factory explosion

Representatives of the Vietnamese Embassy and the Management Committee of Vietnamese Workers in the Republic of Korea, and the Employment Permit System (EPS) office on November 12 visited two Vietnamese labourers who had been seriously injured in the explosion of the fluoropolymer factory in Wonju city on November 10.

RoK to recruit 7,900 Vietnamese workers this year

RoK to recruit 7,900 Vietnamese workers this year

The Republic of Korea will receive 7,900 Vietnamese workers in 2018, said Nguyen Gia Liem, said Deputy General Director of the Overseas Labour Department under the Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).

Job fairs held for workers returning from RoK

Job fairs held for workers returning from RoK

Hundreds of job seekers, who had worked in the Republic of Korea (RoK) under the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme, had the chance to access job opportunities in RoK firms in Vietnam at a career fair in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on April 11.

Korean tests for Vietnam workers to start in June

Korean tests for Vietnam workers to start in June

The language and skills exams for Vietnamese workers wishing to work in the Republic of Korea will be held this year between June and September, the Department of Overseas Labour Management announced last week.

Minister visits RoK to increase labour cooperation

Minister visits RoK to increase labour cooperation

Vietnam’s Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung paid a working visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) from March 16-18 to promote bilateral cooperation in labour.

RoK to resume normal reception of Vietnamese labourers in 2017

RoK to resume normal reception of Vietnamese labourers in 2017

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Ministry of Employment and Labour (MoEL) said on May 15 that it would re-sign the normal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to resume the reception of Vietnamese labourers to work in the RoK under the Employment Permit System in 2017.

Workshops highlights Vietnam-RoK labour cooperation

Officials from Vietnamese labour management agencies and labour consultants were updated on the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme in the Republic of Korea and the country’s new regulations for foreign labourers at a recent workshop in Seoul.

Vietnam continues to send workers to RoK

Vietnam continues to send workers to RoK

Labour officials of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) plan to continue the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme, which sends Vietnamese workers to RoK.

Vietnam treasures partnership with RoK

Vietnam treasures partnership with RoK

(VOV) - Vietnam wants to work closely together with the Republic of Korea to bring bilateral relations to new heights, Deputy Prime Minister-cum-Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told Deputy Foreign Minister Cho Tae Yong.

RoK recruits Vietnamese guest workers again

RoK recruits Vietnamese guest workers again

(VOV) - The Republic of Korea will soon resume receiving Vietnamese guest workers following the signing of a special memorandum of understanding (MoU) in Seoul on December 31.

Vietnam cultural festival in RoK

Vietnam cultural festival in RoK

(VOV) - Vietnam’s third Cultural Festival opened in Daejeon, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on October 27 with the participation of thousands of Vietnamese living and studying in the country.