Skilled Labor


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Skilled Labor

The ability to perform a specific task or occupation. For example, a locksmith has the skill to make new keys for customers' homes and cars. Other examples of skilled laborers include carpenters, mechanics, graphic designers, and so forth. Skilled workers are often more highly paid than unskilled workers.
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Workers have also been arrested for carrying out tasks that are beyond those allowed for migrant workers by Thai law-those classified as 'skilled labor.'
They may not be destined to go to a college or university, but they can go through an apprenticeship program, they can be that skilled labor that we need in this country.
The study said their contribution to Germany's overall economic output was particularly big in 2015 as a result of an above-average influx of skilled labor from the bloc.
The government is endeavoring to revive the Cutlery Institute of Pakistan (CIP) to help the industry enhance the technical expertise and skilled labor. Qamar Zaman, Director General, Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) Sialkot stated this while chairing the Institute Management Committee meeting of the Cutlery Institute held at the CIP, Wazirabad for the revival of the Institute.
Villar said the shortage of skilled labor continues to hound the construction industry, making the country's golden age of infrastructure endeavor 'more challenging.'
(2013) find that the immigration of skilled labor is correlated with inward FDI from migrants' origin countries.
The essay says that Illinois' employers are starving for skilled labor for well-paying jobs.
The Philippines' "skilled labor force" played a vital role in the country's recent ranking as the "Best Country to Invest In" for 2018, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) said Monday.
Phoenix AtWork said Momentum's experience in skilled labor and direct hire combined with AtWork's expertise in light industrial and medical create a comprehensive service offering for clients that include light industrial, administrative, medical, skilled labor and direct hire services.
We've been speaking about the skilled labor shortage for the past several years, as we did after the last economic downturn.
Cheema said that NAVTTC had established a job placement centre to reduce the pressure of unemployment in the country and in this regard 700,000 skilled labor data across the country collected to provide the jobs to them.
The framework and the MRAs are intended to facilitate the free flow of skilled labor in Asean while taking into account relevant domestic regulations and market demand conditions.