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Report predicts decline in finance, banking and insurance employment

Report predicts decline in finance, banking and insurance employment

The Third Vietnam Labour Market Update, a quarterly bulletin released on September 3, forecast a rise in the demand for skilled workers in the fields of mechanical production, food processing, electricity generation and distribution, communications, health services and social work in the last quarter of 2014.

Employment rate up, poor households down

Employment rate up, poor households down

(VOV) - In the twelve months leading up to July 1, the country’s labour forces surged by 200,000 workers, while concurrently the number of poor households dropped 16.1%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

130,000 jobs generated in January

(VOV) - Vietnam created jobs for 130,000 people in January, of whom 7,000 were sent to work abroad under labour contracts.

25,000 foreign workers illegal in Vietnam

25,000 foreign workers illegal in Vietnam

As many as 77,087 foreigners from more than 60 countries and territories are working in Vietnam, of whom 24,455 are unlicensed, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).