Salary no longer the most important factor for employees
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Salary no longer the most important factor for employees

With mass layoffs on the cards, analysts believe that employee retention will remain a top priority for businesses in 2023. Salary was previously the most important factor in attracting talent, but other factors must now be paid due regard, such as remuneration, workplace environment, skills development opportunities, and flexible policies.
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Hanoi creates 168,000 jobs in 9M

According to the Hanoi Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, Hanoi created over 168,000 jobs in the first nine months of 2022. The Department also approved more than 8,400 positions for foreigners working in the capital, issuing more than 7,110 new work permits for foreigners and reissuing more than 600.
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Housing needs of workers not being met

According to the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor, the housing needs of workers is an urgent issue but only 30 per cent has been met to date. Some 1.8 million workers of the 3.8 million employed at industrial parks and export processing zones have housing needs.