Southeast region’s companies needs thousands of employees after Tet

Many domestic and foreign companies are working on plan to recruit thousands of new employees in the southeast region after Lunar New Year, the recruitment demand is higher than last year of 30 percent, reported Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs of Dong Nai province on February 19.

Recruiters interview candidates at the employment exchange floor. (Photo: SGGP)

An estimated 500 firms announced to have recruitment demand of 31, 000 employees, of these, foreign direct investment (FDI) companies need nearly 25, 000 new workers in industries such as textile & garment, clothing, leather shoes and furniture export. It is estimated nearly 90 percent in Dong Nai's companies. Taekwang Vina Company, Changshin Vietnam, Pousung Vietnam seek over 500 new workers.

In Binh Duong province, more than 110 companies operating mainly in the textile & garment, leather shoes and electronic device announced recruitment of over 20, 000 workers, aiming to respond demand of order forms and partners.

In February and March, enterprises from the southeast region will kick off employment exchange floors to recruit thousands of employees.

By Duc Trung- Translated by Huyen Huong

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