Between 70 and 80 percent of the unemployed are junior college (3-year training) or university (4-5 year training) graduates. The number of workers finishing junior colleges and universities accounts for the highest proportion of trained workers. However, there are only 30 workers with junior college or higher education degrees per 1,000 people, which is lower than 52 per 1,000 in South Korea and 70 per 1,000 in Japan. The World Bank found that Vietnam’s state’s investment in each Vietnamese student was very low compared with Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and Indonesia. In 2013, Vietnam spent $645 per student, while it was $12,013 in Singapore, or 20 times higher than Vietnam. Le Ha Should there be common standards for university graduates? Higher education establishments all have announced their standards for graduates. Overseas university graduates reluctant to return to Vietnam Complicated procedures, low incomes and bad working environments explain why … [Read more...] about In Vietnam, unemployment rate among higher education graduates is higher than others
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The Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) on Saturday arrested a former official of Hoa Binh Province Police for taking advantage of his position and rights while on duty. Ministry vows to strictly deal with Hoa Binh exam scandal Hoa Binh’s officials get warnings after exam cheating scandal Ministry postpones punishment Investigative police enter the Hoa Binh Department of Education and Training to search offices of people related to the exam scandal. — Photo tuoitre.vn Khuong Ngoc Chat, 44, was former head of the Internal Political Security Division under the Hoa Binh Police. Also related to the case, the MoSP last Friday prosecuted six people who were teachers and leaders of different divisions under the Hoa Binh Department of Education and Training for the same offense. The ministry also began legal proceedings against Do Manh Tuan, deputy principal of the Lac Thuy District Boarding School for Ethnic Minority Students for receiving bribes, and Ho Chuc, a teacher of … [Read more...] about More officials charged for exam scandal
Doan Mau Diep, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, speaks to the Tiền Phong (Vanguard) newspaper about how Vietnam will revise the retirement age for workers or State employees. Retirement age increase necessary for Vietnam: ILO specialist Retirement age adjustment needs to be flexible: expert Doan Mau Diep. — Photo tienphong.vn How do you respond to a proposal that Vietnam would raise the retirement age for its workers while many people in the working age still can’t find jobs? It is a real fact that in any labour market, job positions are always bigger than the actual number of working people. Yet, in all countries, many people are still unemployed. Japan is a good example. According to a national survey, there is only one candidate for four working positions while the unemployment rate in Japan currently stands at 2.4 per cent. In the real labour market, the mismatch between supply and demand happens in all countries, and … [Read more...] about Why we have to increase the retirement age?
Teenagers learn about health knowledge at a consultation station in Ha Ba Trung district of Hanoi (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – More measures are set to be taken by Hanoi authorities in the time ahead to improve the local population quality. According to the municipal Department of Health, the city achieved the population and family planning targets set for 2018, including the birth rate reduced by 0.17 per mille from the previous year to 15.13 per mille, the number of third children born down by 0.1 percent, and the sex ratio at birth down to 113 males per 100 females. While the prenatal screening rate reached 76 percent of the pregnant women, the newborn screening rate rose to 84.1 percent. Hanoi also carried out hearing screening for more than 193,390 cases, thalassemia screening for 7,500 cases and congenital heart defect screening for almost 35,360 cases. Head of the sub-department for population and family planning Ta Quang Huy noted that in the first half of 2019, about … [Read more...] about Hanoi to work harder to boost population quality
She may only be nine-years-old but young writer Bui Mai Khue is already heading on the ‘write’ path in the world of literature after winning a top prize in a competition. Bui Mai Khue won the Special Prize at The JX-ENEOS Children's Story Award in Vietnam. Photo daidoanket.vn The JX-ENEOS Children's Story Award is an annual contest in Japan running since 1970. It was brought to Vietnam last year by Viet Nam More Production and Kim Dong Publishing House. Khue won the first prize at elementary school and younger category for her short story Bướm Lá (Leaf Butterfly). It tells the adventures of yellow leaves that are thought to be butterflies. The story is inspired by the leaves falling down from the tree which Khue's mother shows her. Leaf Butterfly captured the heart of the jury board because of its meaningful content, according to Khue's mother. "I think the jurors liked the story because it highlights sacrifice when the leaves accept they must die to … [Read more...] about Nine-year-old triumphs at writing competition