Launch of the Viet Nam Employment Trends Report

First of a series of reports by the recently established Labour Market Information Centre, Bureau of Employment, MoLISA.

The first report on Viet Nam Employment Trends was released on 26 January 2010 by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).

The report highlights labour market gains in recent years and the extent to which decent employment objectives have been achieved in Viet Nam. It is part of a series which will review internationally adopted key labour market indicators for the period 1997-2007.

It reviews the important gains which have been made with respect to employment and unemployment indicators in line with recent economic growth rates in Viet Nam.

The report was prepared by the recently established Labour Market Information Centre of the Bureau of Employment (BoE) under MoLISA with the technical support from International Labour Organization (ILO) through Labour Market Project funded by the European Union (EU).

For further information please contact:

Phan Thi Thu Huong
Programme Officer (Employment)
ILO Country Office for Viet Nam