The International Labour Organization (ILO) has launched its fifth annual Global Media Competition, themed “fair recruitment and the future of labour migration”, aiming to recognise exemplary media coverage of the issue.
Improved international regulations and standards are needed to protect the rights and welfare of migrants, including thousands of Vietnamese guest workers, speakers said at an international conference on migration and labour held in HCM City on August 3.
The World Bank (WB) released the “Migrating to Opportunity” report via a teleconference with Vietnam on October 9, saying that easing restrictions on labour migration can boost workers’ welfare and deepen regional economic integration.
Vietnam attaches significance to green growth, safe labour migration and sustainable development, contributing to achieving economic development sustainable employment goals.
The Government needs to work out comprehensive solutions to control population and labour migraton in the Mekong Delta region to ensure security and defence, officials have said.
(VOV) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on November 2 approved a Vietnam-Russia inter-governmental agreement on citizens’ temporary employment.
The Migrant Resource Centre (MRC) was inaugurated in Hanoi on May 29 by the Department of Overseas Labour (DOL) and the International Organization of Migration (IOM) as part of a project to promote safe labour migration from Vietnam.