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International Integration: Developing the Future Vietnamese Workforce

ManpowerGroup Vietnam Convenes Ministry of Labor, Educators and Business Leaders to Develop Practical Solutions to Develop Tomorrow’s Workforce Today

ManpowerGroup Vietnam hosts event: “International Integration: Developing the Future Vietnamese Workforce” in Hanoi to help Vietnam develop a globally competitive workforce

Hanoi, December 3rd, 2018. Today, ManpowerGroup Vietnam in collaboration with the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) convenes representatives from governmental organizations, employers, educational institutions and leading local media for a workshop "International Integration: The Future Workforce".

The participants will discuss the implications of automation and technology on skills, and how stakeholders can work together to help people upskill and reskill in this Skills Revolution when new roles emerge as fast as others become obsolete.

“Vietnam has a large and youthful population making it an attractive country for foreign investment” said Simon Matthews, Country Manager ManpowerGroup Vietnam, Thailand and the Middle East. “Yet just 11% of Vietnamese workers are highly skilled, this presents great opportunity to upskill people for roles in growth sectors. Employers, government and educators need to work together to help people prepare for a future of work that is more digital and more fast-paced than ever before. That’s why I’m pleased to bring these groups together, so we can help people develop the skills employers need and ensure the Vietnamese workforce is globally competitive for the long-term”.

At the workshop ManpowerGroup Vietnam announces the Annual Scholarship Program. The scholarship is aimed at supporting the students in developing technical and soft skills that will help them secure meaningful and sustainable work upon graduation. ManpowerGroup provides soft skills training to students in their 1st -2nd years, career orientation for students in their 3rd – 4th years and helps develop important soft and technical skills through internship opportunities. The award is presented by Ms. Le Thi Kim, Head of Staffing and Outsourcing Service, North Vietnam.

About ManpowerGroup

ManpowerGroup® (NYSE: MAN), the leading global workforce solutions company, helps organizations transform in a fast-changing world of work by sourcing, assessing, developing and managing the talent that enables them to win. We develop innovative solutions for hundreds of thousands of organizations every year, providing them with skilled talent while finding meaningful, sustainable employment for millions of people across a wide range of industries and skills. Our expert family of brands – Manpower®, Experis®, Right Management® and ManpowerGroup® Solutions – creates substantially more value for candidates and clients across 80 countries and territories and has done so for 70 years. In 2018, ManpowerGroup was named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the ninth year and one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies for the sixteenth year, confirming our position as the most trusted and admired brand in the industry. See how ManpowerGroup is powering the future of work:

For more information please contact:

Ms. Nguyen Dinh Hoang Yen

Marketing and PR Manager

ManpowerGroup Vietnam

Tel: +84 28 3911 0950 (ext. 135)