73,700 Vietnamese laborers working abroad

Wednesday, 24/09/2014, 11:16 [GMT+7]

73,700 Vietnamese laborers working abroad

Vietnamese laborers working abroad reached 73,700 in the first 8 months of 2014, reports the Department of Overseas Labor under the Ministry of Labor, Invalids & Social Affairs. The figure was over 9,300 in August alone.

Most of the laborers, over 44,500, accounting for 60%, were sent to work in Taiwan, followed by Japan (12,600 people), Korea (4,600), Malaysia (3,800) and Saudi Arabia (2,400).

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