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Only 24.5 percent of workers certifiedicon
SOCIETY27/04/20210

Only 24.5 percent of workers certified

According to a report of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), 24.5 percent of jobs in Vietnam were high-skilled as of 2020 while the remaining were low skilled ones.

 
HCM City reaches vocational training targetsicon

HCM City reaches vocational training targets

SOCIETY
19/10/2020

Vocational training programmes in HCM City have narrowed the gap between employers' expectations and employees' qualifications thanks to cooperation between vocational schools and businesses.

Vocational training graduates in high demandicon

Vocational training graduates in high demand

SOCIETY
13/10/2020

Graduates of vocational schools have many job opportunities due to businesses' increasing demand for workers with practical skills.

1,000 labourers affected by Covid-19 receive free technical vocational trainingicon

1,000 labourers affected by Covid-19 receive free technical vocational training

SOCIETY
08/10/2020

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the German development agency, in cooperation with Vietnam’s Directorate of Vocational Education and Training and departments of Labour invalids and Social Affairs in eight cities

9+ model changes society’s view of vocational trainingicon

9+ model changes society’s view of vocational training

SOCIETY
03/09/2020

Formal training carried out hand in hand with vocational training for students graduating from secondary high school, known as the 9+ model, has gradually changed society’s perspective on vocational education.

Colleges, vocational training schools face new enrollment quotasicon

Colleges, vocational training schools face new enrollment quotas

SOCIETY
18/08/2020

Many universities have changed enrollment methods, including higher enrollment quotas that will be based on students' high school records.

Occupational training goes hand in hand with labour marketicon

Occupational training goes hand in hand with labour market

SOCIETY
12/07/2020

Truong Anh Dung, directorate of Vocational Education and Training Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, talks on his department’s resolve to create a diverse occupational education network to meet labour market needs.

To mechanize Vietnam's agriculture, tractor drivers also need to be trainedicon

To mechanize Vietnam's agriculture, tractor drivers also need to be trained

SOCIETY
11/07/2020

In order to mechanize agriculture, Vietnam needs to have skilled labor force, experts say. Many workers in agricultural production need to be trained or should obtain degrees.

Australia helps train Vietnamese vocational education specialistsicon

Australia helps train Vietnamese vocational education specialists

SOCIETY
07/07/2020

21 lecturers and specialists involved in quality assurance from vocational education and training schools across Vietnam have benefited from the “Informal Learning Opportunity in Vocational Education and Training Quality Assurance” course

Vocational education to reach ASEAN-4 level by 2030icon

Vocational education to reach ASEAN-4 level by 2030

VIDEO
19/06/2020

Vietnam is striving to have its vocational education with the same level of ASEAN-4 countries by 2030, and reach the level of G20 countries by 2045. 

Businesses need to select suitable jobs for workers abroadicon

Businesses need to select suitable jobs for workers abroad

POLITICS
21/04/2020

In the future, vocational training should be paying attention towards sending highly skilled Vietnamese workers abroad to do jobs with management skills, and gradually phasing out the catering of manual labourers such as builders and housemaids,

Ministries merger in the spotlighticon

Ministries merger in the spotlight

POLITICS
01/03/2020

Hoang Ngoc Vinh, former director of the Department of Vocational Training, talks of the creation of the Ministry of Education-Science and Technology.

Clearing the country of bombs, bit by biticon

Clearing the country of bombs, bit by bit

SOCIETY
17/01/2020

Tet (Lunar New Year) is an important time of year for every Vietnamese person worldwide, but it's that little bit more special for Lu Van Phong and his family this year.

More than 132,000 Vietnamese go overseas for work in 2019icon

More than 132,000 Vietnamese go overseas for work in 2019

SOCIETY
09/12/2019

More than 132,800 Vietnamese workers went working overseas during the 11 months of 2019, surpassing the year's target of 120,000, according to figures from the Vietnam Association of Manpower Supply (VAMAS).

HCM City has new plan to eliminate homelessness, begging on streetsicon

HCM City has new plan to eliminate homelessness, begging on streets

SOCIETY
04/12/2019

Though HCM City has tried to take care of beggars and the homeless for years, many people continue to beg for money, saying they have had goods or cash stolen, or need to find their lost relatives, among other explanations. 

Vocational training sector seeks to developicon

Vocational training sector seeks to develop

SOCIETY
02/12/2019

Vietnam's vocational training sector is seeking to fix its long-term problems and develop into a strength.

Germany pledges US$235 million in next two years for Vietnam's green growthicon

Germany pledges US$235 million in next two years for Vietnam's green growth

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/11/2019

The funding will focus on energy, environment, and vocational training in the next two years.

Do all new engineer graduates in Vietnam need to undergo retraining?icon

Do all new engineer graduates in Vietnam need to undergo retraining?

SOCIETY
06/11/2019

A survey conducted at Japanese-invested enterprises found that 100 percent of new engineering graduates in Vietnam have to be retrained for one or two years to satisfy requirements of enterprises.