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Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

The unemployment rate is on the increase among young people in Vietnam, however, many companies are facing difficulty in recruiting unskilled labourers in the final months of the year.

Hanoi to face water shortage in summer

Hanoi to face water shortage in summer

Hanoi is expected to face water shortage of up to 100,000 cubic meters a day during this summer, the municipal Department of Construction has announced.

Strong growth in labour demand and supply in Q1

Strong growth in labour demand and supply in Q1

Recruitment demand for mid- and senior-level staff rose by 73 percent in the first quarter compared to the same period last year, according to a report from Navigos Search, an executive search service in Vietnam.

Vietnam cotton industry grows on Chinese demand

Vietnam cotton industry grows on Chinese demand

VOV.VN - Despite concerns that the industry might continue to decline, cotton imports of Vietnam have increased in the first few months of 2016-17. It is estimated that imports will experience an increase of 18%.

Annual Tra fish exports expected to increase 5%

Annual Tra fish exports expected to increase 5%

Earnings from Tra fish exports are expected to increase 5% to reach US$1.6-1.7 billion in 2016, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).

Rice outlook takes positive turn

Rice outlook takes positive turn

(VOV) - At an online briefing on October 5, Vice President Huynh Minh Hue of the Vietnam Food Association (VFA) said there are some bright spots on the horizon for rice exports.

CPI for August to inch up 0.2%

CPI for August to inch up 0.2%

(VOV) -Despite the two petrol price hikes, the consumer price index (CPI) for July rose 0.23% over June, and the CPI for August is forecast to edge up 0.2% compared to July.

Tet market price up 10% in Hanoi

Tet market price up 10% in Hanoi

(VOV) -Market prices are likely to increase by 10% during the lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, according to the Hanoi Municipal Department for Industry and Trade.

US$2.5 billion shrimp export target within reach

US$2.5 billion shrimp export target within reach

(VOV) -Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to fetch US$2.5 billion by the end of 2013, surpassing its set target of US$2.3 billion, said VASEP Secretary General Truong Dinh Hoe.

No market surge expected in May

No market surge expected in May

(VOV) -Market prices are forecast to remain unchanged in May despite the constant downtrend in the prices of essential products such as oil and food.

Vietsovpetro unearths fresh oil

Vietsovpetro unearths fresh oil

The Russian-Vietnamese oil and gas joint venture, Vietsovpetro announced on July 2 that it has discovered a new deposit of oil in lot 09-1 to the northwest of Bach Ho (White Tiger) oil field.

JICA aids central region in urban water supply

JICA aids central region in urban water supply

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide technical assistance to a project on human resource development for the urban water sector in the central region of Vietnam.