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Vietnam, Japan sign record of discussions on employing specific skilled workers

Vietnam, Japan sign record of discussions on employing specific skilled workers

26/11/2019
On November 25th, 2019, at the Ministry's Head office, Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) and the Japan International Training Cooperation Organisation (JITCO) on November 25 signed a record of discussions on a specified skilled workers programme and technical intern programme. Attending the event were MOLISA  Deputy Minister Le Tan Dung; President of JITCO - Mr. Hiroyuki Yagi, and representatives from relating departments, and agencies of the two sides.
ILO applauds Vietnam’s adoption of revised Labour Code

ILO applauds Vietnam’s adoption of revised Labour Code

21/11/2019
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has praised Vietnam’s adoption of the revised Labour Code on November 20, saying that the code will held everyone gain fair benefits of economic growth.  
Vice President meets the Delegation of outstanding vocational education teachers

Vice President meets the Delegation of outstanding vocational education teachers

20/11/2019
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh hosted a meeting for outstanding vocational education teachers in Hanoi on November 19, on the occasion of the Vietnamese Teachers Day.
The Labour Code (amended) that was passed by National Assembly deputies

The Labour Code (amended) that was passed by National Assembly deputies

20/11/2019
The amended Labour Code that was passed by National Assembly deputies on November 20th, 2019. With 17 Chapters and 220 Articles, the Labour Code sets employment standards, obligations and responsibilities of employers and employees as well as their representative organisations, and State regulations. Especially, the retirement age for male and female workers will increase from 60 and 55 at present to 62 and 60 respectively in 2028 and 2035 under the revised Labour Code.  
The Prime Minister figures out measures to improve Vietnamese labourers’ skills

The Prime Minister figures out measures to improve Vietnamese labourers’ skills

18/11/2019
The first-ever national forum on improving Vietnamese laborers’ skills took place on November 16th, amid a string of unanswered questions, especially those related to vocational training. The event drew the participation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Head of the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam and nearly 1,500 business representatives.
The Prime Minister to chair National forum to discuss improving skills for Vietnamese labourer

The Prime Minister to chair National forum to discuss improving skills for Vietnamese labourer

12/11/2019
According to a press conference chaired by Deputy Minister Le Quan on November 11th,  a National Forum "Improving skills for Vietnamese labour" with the topic: Enterprise accompany with renewing and improving vocational education quality will be held in Hanoi from November 15-16.  The events is co-organized by Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Ministry of Industry and Trade and Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Deputy Minister Le Quan: Towards separating training and examination for issuing certification to create the high quality human resource

Deputy Minister Le Quan: Towards separating training and examination for issuing certification to create the high quality human resource

07/11/2019
To promote the application of Information technology in the field of assessment and issuing National Skills Certification in Vietnam, on November 6th, 2019, in Hanoi, Directorate of Vocational Education (MOLISA) and Human Resource Development (HRD) Agency of Republic of Korea (ROK) signed the MOU on building the System of management, assessment, issuing the National Skills Certification in Vietnam. Deputy Minister Le Quan attended and had a speech at the Ceremony. Attending the Ceremony were Mr. Nguyen Hong Minh, Director General of the Directorate of Vocational Education; Mr. Mu Jang Byun, Vice Chairman of HRD of ROK and representatives from relating units under MOLISA and HRD Agency of ROK.
Australian Vocational Skills Week in Vietnam

Australian Vocational Skills Week in Vietnam

23/10/2019
On October 21st, 2019, the Australian Vocational Skills Week in Vietnam officially launched with the attractive events which organized in Hanoi and Hochiminh City. Many activities exchanging experience on vocational education development and skills performance activities. Within the framework of the Australian Vocational Skills Week in Vietnam, a Vietnam – Australia seminar on vocational skills took place in Ho Chi Minh City on October 23rd, 2019.