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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.

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).

Getting ready for the age of robots taking over factory jobs

Getting ready for the age of robots taking over factory jobs

VOV.VN - The prediction of experts at a recent dialogue in Hanoi discussing the fourth industrial revolution is that the factories of tomorrow in Vietnam will be filled with vast armies of robots doing the work once done by humans.

Millions need retraining to compete with robots

Millions need retraining to compete with robots

Nearly 5 million workers in the textile, electronics and retail sectors will be affected by the technology movement, according to a survey by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Vietnam (VCCI) on labour market trends.

HCM City to buy new fire-fighting robots, boats

HCM City to buy new fire-fighting robots, boats

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee plans to invest VND8 trillion (US$360 million) in buying new fire-prevention and fire-fighting equipment, including robots and boats.

Robots help doctors conduct pediatric surgery

Robots successfully assisted the doctors at the National Hospital of Paediatrics's Centre of Paediatrics Endoscopic Surgery to conduct surgeries on ten patients since the centre became operational four weeks ago.

Made-in Vietnam robots shine at Las Vegas show

Made-in Vietnam robots shine at Las Vegas show

(VOV) - The two Vietnamese robots mRobo and DiscoRobo have captured visitors’ attention at the world’s largest consumer electronics show (CES 2013) in Las Vegas, US.