Growth momentum boosts labor market

Vietnam's economy in the second quarter of this year will pick up amid global economic recovery, according to an updated news bulletin of the labor market announced Friday afternoon in Hanoi.

The bulletin said 51.2% of businesses believe that they will get more orders in the second quarter than in the first quarter. Favorable weather will contribute to growth of agro-forestry-aquaculture sector, while industrial production and public investment in major and high-tech projects will increase sharply, positively affecting the labor market. The bulletin predicted that in the second quarter the number of employees will increase 0.2% against the first quarter with high job demands in construction, finance-banking, and real estate businesses.

Source: VOV5