Businesses have voiced their concern over the implementation of the new wage policy. Some of them said they would cut down the labor force to cut down expenses.
Thousands of children comment on child protection law
Lack of laborers disillusions labor export companies
A job for the Government
Ready to pay the price
SOCIETY IN BRIEF 19/3
Wage reforms make sense
SOCIETY IN BRIEF 4/3
Experts support higher retirement age
Safety net urged for workers whose bosses abscond
Domestic helpers at a disadvantage
The Government's Decree 103, which takes effect this month, increases regional minimum wages for helpers employed by businesses, co-operatives, farms, households and individuals by VND250,000-350,000 per month.
Marketing officers most wanted in 2013
Labour sector to create 1.6 million jobs in 2013
VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA) is intent on generating 1.6 million jobs in 2013, reducing the unemployment rate in urban areas by around 4 percent.
Vietnam to train more vocational teachers
VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam will have about 3,000 vocational teachers who meet the quality standards set by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) by 2015, a Government meeting heard on Wednesday.