VN labor market: Unemployment rate lowest, labor cost cheapest

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VN labor market: Unemployment rate lowest, labor cost cheapest

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam is among the nations with the lowest unemployment rates on the globe, but the number of young jobless laborers is triple the domestic unemployment rate.

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Vietnam among countries with the lowest unemployment rates

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Vietnam among countries with the lowest unemployment rates

VietNamNet Bridge - Although the unemployment rate increased slightly from 1.81% to 1.9% over the same period of 2012, Vietnam is still among the countries with the lowest unemployment rates across the globe.

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Ministry targets to send 87,000 laborers abroad

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SaigonTimes English 3 month(s) ago

HANOI – The Department for Overseas Labor Management under the labor ministry targets to send 87,000 laborers overseas as guest workers this year, a rise of 2,000 laborers compared to the target in 2013.

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U.S. Senate confirms Yellen as Fed's next chair

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U.S. Senate confirms Yellen as Fed's next chair

U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed Janet Yellen as the next head of the Federal Reserve, to replace the outgoing Fed chairman Ben Bernanke whose term ends at the end of this month.

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One in 10 Vietnamese university graduates jobless

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One in 10 Vietnamese university graduates jobless

Nguyen Thi Bich Thi (R), 25, graduated with a degree in journalism nearly two years ago, but is now working as a salesperson at a supermarket / PHOTO COURTESY OF TUOI TRE

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Domestic helpers earn higher pay than bachelors

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Domestic helpers earn higher pay than bachelors

VietNamNet Bridge – At present, the salary of domestic helpers is about VND3 million ($150) per month, while newly graduated bachelors receive only about VND2 million ($100).

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Int'l organizations give warnings about VN's labor force quality

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Int'l organizations give warnings about VN's labor force quality

VietNamNet Bridge – International organizations, in the reports released consecutively in November, showed the worrying situation of the Vietnamese workforce.

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Vietnamese software firms to boost recruitment

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VietnamPlus English 4 month(s) ago

Software outsourcing companies will have strong demand for manpower in 2014 as outsourcing orders are expected to pile up, industry players have been quoted by the Saigon Times Daily as saying.

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HCMC’s labor market has 265,000 jobs in 2014

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 month(s) ago

HCMC’s labor market has 265,000 jobs in 2014

The Ho Chi Minh City’s labor market in 2014 will have 265,000 jobs, 130,000 of which are new ones, according to Tran Anh Tuan, deputy director of the HCMC Labor Market Information and Job Forecasting Center.

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U.S. labor market recovery still not on firm footing

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VietnamNet English 6 month(s) ago

U.S. labor market recovery still not on firm footing

The U.S. economy added fewer jobs in September than market expectations despite a tickdown of the unemployment rate, and experts believed that the tepid employment report may delay the Federal Reserve's plan to taper off its massive bond-buying program, the so-called QE3.

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Germany’s labor market opening to overseas talents for Industrial Revolution 4.0

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Germany’s labor market opening to overseas talents for Industrial Revolution 4.0

Since the launch of the "Industrial Revolution 4.0" program earlier this year, Germany is seeking more ways to attract foreign workers, especially in technical fields – high-tech and information technology (IT) – to accomplish its goals.

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Vietnam ill-prepared for shared tourism labor market

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Báo Thanh Niên English 7 month(s) ago

Vietnam’s tourism workers are not nearly as skilled as their competitors from other Southeast Asian countries, a major problem as the region plans to launch a shared tourism labor market in 2015, an official has said.

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Unemployment rate high due to lack of stable jobs

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SaiGon GP English 7 month(s) ago

Unemployment rate high due to lack of stable jobs

The impact of the global economic crisis seems to have hit the labor market across the country leading to an increase in the number of jobless persons.

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U.S. Fed decides to keep bond purchases unchanged

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

U.S. Fed decides to keep bond purchases unchanged

The U.S. Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday that it would keep its monthly pace of bond purchases unchanged for now to stimulate the economy.

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Vietnam ranks 70th in global competitiveness

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SaiGon GP English 7 month(s) ago

A recently released report on global competitiveness for 2013-2014 by the World Economic Forum shows Vietnam ranked 70th from among 148 countries surveyed, gaining five ranks compared to last year.

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