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Japanese company asked to protect Vietnamese workers’ rights

Japanese company asked to protect Vietnamese workers’ rights

The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan has contacted First Cardea - a Japanese company that acts as guarantor for a number of Vietnamese labourers to work in Japan - concerning a letter sent to the embassy on March 15 requesting support from a Vietnamese guest worker.

OLMD probes abuses under guest worker program

OLMD probes abuses under guest worker program

(VOV) - Following reports of contract violations, the Overseas Labour Management Department (OLMD) has sent letters of inquiry to several businesses employing guest workers in Taiwan.

Guest workers find world more than welcoming

Guest workers find world more than welcoming

(VOV) - The world labour market has been favourable for Vietnamese guest workers this year, the Department for Overseas Labour Management (DOLM) said in connection with its latest release of official statistics.

RoK warns about termination of guest worker program

RoK warns about termination of guest worker program

(VOV) - The Republic of Korea (RoK) guest-worker program is a very flexible and convenient way for Vietnam’s work forces to increase their technical skills and boost their pay, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).

Staffing firms recruiting more guest workers for Taiwan

Staffing firms recruiting more guest workers for Taiwan

(VOV) - The Overseas Labour Management Department has authorized 61 temporary staffing agencies to allow household and onshore fishermen professionals to work as temporary guest workers in Taiwan in line with recently enacted legislation.

Vietnam targets record-high labour exports for 2015

Vietnam targets record-high labour exports for 2015

(VOV) - Vietnam has forecast 2015 to be another banner year for the labour export market, forecasting it will send in excess of 105,000 guest workers abroad, roughly the same number as 2014.

Ebola suspected patient hospitalized in Danang

Ebola suspected patient hospitalized in Danang

(VOV) -A Vietnamese guest worker, who returned home from Guinea a few days ago, has been quarantined at Hoan My Hospital in the central city of Danang after showing Ebola-like symptoms.

Deputy PM Nguyen Thien Nhan visits RoK

Deputy PM Nguyen Thien Nhan visits RoK

(VOV) - A high-ranking Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan began a three-day visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) on August 25 at the invitation of the RoK Government.

Marrying foreign husbands

Marrying foreign husbands

(VOV) -Many Vietnamese women have married foreigners for love, only some for money.

Guest workers in RoK encouraged to return home on time

Guest workers in RoK encouraged to return home on time

A meeting was held in Uijeongbu city of Gyeonggi province, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on December 17 to encourage Vietnamese guest workers to return home as scheduled after their labour contracts terminate.

First guest workers to resume Libya contracts

The first eight workers are expected to return to Libya and resume work on a trial basis next week, nearly a year after their repatriation due to political chaos in the North African country.

Vietnamese workers join labour festival in RoK

Vietnamese labourers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) joined thousands of Asian guest workers to attend “Haha Asian festival 2011” in Uijeongbu city, Gyeonggi province on October 9.