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PM Phuc holds UN support for Vietnam in high regard

PM Phuc holds UN support for Vietnam in high regard

VOV.VN - Looking back on Vietnam-UN cooperation over the past four decades, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has applauded UN agencies’ support, which has delivered practical benefits to Vietnam.

Industry 4.0’s opportunities, challenges to heat up WEF ASEAN

Industry 4.0’s opportunities, challenges to heat up WEF ASEAN

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN), slated for September 11-13 in Hanoi, will offer a chance for countries to share experience in utilising opportunities and addressing challenges generated by the fourth Industrial Revolution.

Vietnam striving to capitalize on revolution 4.0 opportunities

Vietnam striving to capitalize on revolution 4.0 opportunities

VOV.VN -Vietnam is sparing no efforts to ensure sustainable growth by improving the quality of growth and taking full advantage of the opportunities of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 to increase its labour productivity and competitiveness to move up the higher ladder in the global value chain.

Vietnam could lose 5 million jobs to robots by 2020: ILO

Vietnam could lose 5 million jobs to robots by 2020: ILO

Vietnam could lose 5 million jobs to automation by 2020. The International Labour Organisation (ILO) made the alarming proclamation in the context of the rise of Industry 4.0 and Vietnam’s lack of human resource quality.

Digital era changes labour market

Digital era changes labour market

The labour market in Vietnam and many other countries has changed significantly under the impacts of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Deputy Minister of Labour, War Invalids, and Social Affairs Doan Mau Diep has said.

Vietnam may lose five million jobs to automation: ILO

Vietnam may lose five million jobs to automation: ILO

As many as five million workers in Vietnam are at high risk of losing their jobs by 2020 because of the boom in artificial intelligence, which may replace laborers with robots, according to a recent study by the International Labor Organization (ILO).

Vietnam laborers abroad annually remit home US$3 billion

Vietnam laborers abroad annually remit home US$3 billion

The amount of foreign currency sent home annually by Vietnamese workers in other countries is estimated at US$3 billion on average, heard a policy consultation workshop on “the role of the trade unions in promoting fair recruitment and decent work for overseas migrant workers.”

Retirement age set to be increased

Retirement age set to be increased

Under the pressure of a rapidly aging population and dwindling social welfare funds, Vietnam is planning to raise the existing retirement ages for both men and women to mitigate the economic impacts of these issues.

Labour research contest looks to better labour policies

Labour research contest looks to better labour policies

The Ministry of Labour Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Vietnam have launched the 2018 Labour Research Contest with the topic of “Research for exploring Industrial Relations practices and its reflection toward better policies”.