Vietnam plans each year to send 100,000 to 120,000 labourers to other countries by 2020, according to Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs will tighten regulations to ensure only qualified enterprises are permitted to provide guest worker services.
Vietnamese nurses and orderlies are in demand in Japan, with around 760 needed this year, but there are only 210 qualified candidates, according to the Department of Overseas Labour under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).
(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.
(VOV) -The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) in collaboration with Vietnamese business enterprises are providing aid to workers returning from Libya and helping them terminate their contracts.
(VOV) -In the first half of 2014, the number of Vietnamese workers employed in Taiwan (China), Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK) increased 187%, 180% and 182%, respectively, from a year earlier.
The Department of Overseas Labour (DOLAB) has announced it will publicise its database on overseas workers in an effort to help those who want to work overseas.
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.