Businesses have been struggling to maintain and support their workers as the Lunar New Year approaches.
Private funding needed for healthcare sector as nurse shortage persists
Digital transformation faces lack of human resource
Vietnam faces cybersecurity manpower shortage
Demand for recruitment in Hanoi surges in H2/2022
Hospitality industry grapples with labor shortage
Businesses anticipate COVID-19 rule change
The Ministry of Health’s bold proposal on easing coronavirus quarantine has received the thumbs-up from the business community as, if adopted, it will help them out of labour shortages.
Technology workers in high demand
Expansion of projects and new investment in the technology sector by foreign investors to meet rising demand for business digitalization are expected to fuel a tech jobs boom.
Post-Tet labor shortage woes
Although the economy has shown signs of recovery since Q4-2021, a look at the unemployment rate index, the quality of laborers as well as their income, all paint a gloomy picture for the labor market.
Labour market recovery looks toward flexible, safe adaptation
Although it is put under control, the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic has hit all aspects of the social life, seriously affecting businesses and people.
After Tet holiday, businesses face labor shortages
Many enterprises in Binh Duong province, a major industrial production center, are finding it difficult to recruit thousands of employees.
Orders rise as businesses fear labor shortages
Vietnamese businesses have high hopes for an economic recovery in 2022. Despite Covid-19, foreign-invested enterprises are scaling up their business in Vietnam.
Enterprises prepare for workforce shortage after Tet
Every year after the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, many businesses face a serious shortage of workers. Last year, due to the impact of social distancing orders, enterprises struggled with a shortage of labour.
HCM City forecasts shortage of 60,000 workers in Q1 next year
HCMC may face a shortage of some 60,000 workers in the first quarter of next year if the Covid-19 pandemic continues unabated in coming months, according to the municipal Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs.
HCM City faces serious labor shortage as workers delay return until after Tet
Experts have warned that workers say they will only return to HCM City after Tet, leaving a labor shortage at many businesses.
More workers return to work
In recent days, workers from the Central Highlands provinces are returning to HCMC, Dong Nai, and Binh Duong to continue their jobs because they know that social distancing has been loosened, and businesses have started to resume production.
Labor shortage a headache for businesses in HCM City
As many as 500,000 workers have left the labor market in the last five months, while a high number of workers have left HCM City for their hometowns, resulting in a serious labor shortage.
Local authorities help returnees from the south find new livelihoods
Tens of thousands of workers have repatriated, leading to a lack of jobs in destinations and of workers at their departure locations.
HCM City needs about 56,000 workers in Q4/2021
According to the HCM City Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs, local enterprises will need about 56,000 workers and about 90-92% of the demand will be met.
Labor Ministry proposes allowing an increase in extra working hours
The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) has proposed increasing the yearly maximum extra working hours as a solution to help enterprises recover amid the Covid-19 pandemic.