Report: SOEs boost job markets in BRI economies
28 Dec 2018


Central State-owned enterprises of China are stimulating job markets of economies involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, as a growing number of them are enhancing their employment mechanisms aside from increasing job opportunities, an industry report reveals.


The report, namely Research Report on Overseas Social Responsibility of Central Enterprises, was co-released by State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on Dec.27


It evaluates SOEs' efforts in carrying out overseas corporate social responsibility activities based on 72 surveys collected from 96 SOEs.


According to the report, 96 percent of SOEs surveyed have specialized mechanisms to guarantee employment equality for local and Chinese staff, 76 percent of them have policies to guarantee equal access to promotions, and 75 percent of them have systems to ensure they enjoy equal opportunity for welfare.