Blog posts tagged to "labor market"
Published on Tuesday, 03 October 2017
Cambodia needs careful advance planning to ensure sustainable growth as it transitions to a middle-income economy.
Published on Monday, 29 August 2016
Technical skills are becoming increasingly in demand as Nepal transitions from an agrarian to a mixed economy.
Published on Wednesday, 03 August 2016
We need to grapple with ‘protected mobility’ – protecting the worker in his/her status at work and mobile trajectory in the labor market.
Published on Tuesday, 05 July 2016
Skills alignment should be a priority among governments and the private sector in the region to provide young people the skills employers need to give them jobs.
Published on Friday, 13 May 2016
The future of the AEC depends on ASEAN member states making economic and labor market conditions more conducive for foreign workers.
Published on Tuesday, 28 April 2015
Women in Asia are on average 70% less likely than men to be employed, a gender gap that persists despite booming economic growth, decreasing fertility rates and increasing access to education in the region, according to a new ADB report.
Published on Wednesday, 11 September 2013
In an often harsh and unpredictable world, social protection schemes provide an essential buffer against extreme events like job losses, as well as support during times of ill health or in old age, but in Developing Asia coverage levels are falling well short of the region’s vast needs.