Wide coverage in revamped Labour Code provisions

Wide coverage in revamped Labour Code provisions

Decree No.152/2020/ND-CP, which took effect in February, provides some major amendments to the regulations on non-nationals working in Vietnam.
Formidable rules vex foreign employers

Formidable rules vex foreign employers

The business community and non-Vietnamese employees have expressed dismay over changes in requirements to qualify as a foreign expert worker under Decree No.152/2020/ND-CP, which took effect from February 15 and regulates the recruitment and management of overseas workers coming to work in Vietnam.
Business health to come first in future wage date changes

Business health to come first in future wage date changes

In addition to recommending against an increase in wages this year, many experts and businesses have also opposed proposals to change the timing of regional minimum wage changes from January 1 to July in order to protect businesses and avoid operational issues as they attempt to wade through the pandemic period.
Working with a smile at SABECO

Working with a smile at SABECO

As part of its strategy to become the leading beverage industry group in Vietnam, SABECO has not only implemented its SABECO 4.0 programme, which will transform its business to increase efficiency, it is also continuing to focus on developing human resour
Bettering workplaces to retain talent

Bettering workplaces to retain talent

After a year of fluctuations in both business and human resources, many Vietnamese businesses are working to improve and establish a new working environment to attract more highly-skilled workers
Brewing up change with modern strategy

Brewing up change with modern strategy

Saigon Beer Alcohol Beverage Corporation (SABECO) has been on a journey of transformation to strengthen its operational capabilities and modernise its governance system over the past year, doubling down on its efforts to reap positive results – in which human capital is one of its core strategies.
Creating enabling environment for digital workers

Creating enabling environment for digital workers

With more than 20 years of experience in designing and implementing complex IT solutions and building a team of talented people for many businesses in digital transformation, Vo Tan Long, chief digital officer of PwC Consulting Vietnam, shared with VIR’s Hoang Oanh the key factor determining the success of human resources digital transformation.
High-paying jobs in the COVID-19 era

High-paying jobs in the COVID-19 era

As Vietnam is emerging as a bright spot on the global economic map, an Adecco report highlighted that many jobs still fetch high salaries in the COVID-19 era.
Generali Vietnam launches people-centric strategy to become best employer in industry

Generali Vietnam launches people-centric strategy to become best employer in industry

Generali Vietnam launched its “More than just a place to work” people strategy to become the best employer in the Vietnamese insurance and finance industry.
Employment opportunities fit for the Industry 4.0 era

Employment opportunities fit for the Industry 4.0 era

Fast-paced digital transformation efforts in an increasingly-changing world is prompting both employers and employees to brush up their digital capabilities to meet the new requirements in the Industry 4.0 era.
Labour market faces mounting challenges

Labour market faces mounting challenges

Vietnam is becoming an attractive destination for foreign investors as several of the world’s largest technology corporations plan to shift their production chains to Vietnam, leading to certain changes in the structure and productivity of the labour market.
Uncertain recovery following labour market crisis

Uncertain recovery following labour market crisis

The latest analysis of the impact the pandemic had on the labour market by the International Labour Organization (ILO) records massive damage to working hours and income, with prospects for a recovery in 2021 remaining uneven and uncertain, unless early improvements are supported by human-centred recovery policies.
Vietnamese labour market on right track for recovery

Vietnamese labour market on right track for recovery

Although the pandemic remains complicated globally, Vietnam’s labour market has shown signs of recovery as businesses take on new recruitment to prepare for business in 2021.
AIP Foundation and Protec support workers with disabilities

AIP Foundation and Protec support workers with disabilities

With the support of AIP Foundation, Protec’s helmet manufacturing facility is now producing basic protective facemasks for distribution in countries significantly impacted by the pandemic, along with their traditional items.
Education’s essential digital revamp

Education’s essential digital revamp

After the initial successes in online teaching and learning in the pandemic period, Vietnam’s education has laid the foundation for its digital transformation, mainly focusing on changes in structure and approaches.
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