Stable income from stone crafting near Tam Coc Ninh Binh
Ms. Huyen Nga (Ninh Van commune, near Tam Coc Ninh Binh) said: “I have been doing this stone grinding job for 5 years, earning 400,000 VND/day. This stone making job is also difficult and dusty, so I have to wear a mask.
Wear a hat… and take the opportunity to go to work early to avoid the sun.”
Outside stone processing is at a disadvantage due to hot weather,
the rising temperature causes dry air, and dirt from stone powder also increases significantly compared to normal days. The stone workers were all dirty and sweaty on their faces.
Sharing about stone craft from artisans
Mr. Dinh Van Duong (hometown of Yen Mo district, near Tam Coc Ninh Binh)
shared: “Our work is characterized by exposure to dust and high potential risks of occupational accidents, so it requires good health. , work hard… In return, having a stable income helps life get better and better.”
High income from stone work
Talking to travelvivu.com, Mr. Dao Thuong, owner of Thien Phat fine art stone facility
near Tam Coc Ninh Binh, said: “Currently, my facility has 4 workers and are paid a daily wage (8 hours per day), depending on each person’s skills. ,
some people pay nearly 1,000,000 VND/day, the lowest is 400,000 VND/day.
In this hot season, I know it’s hard work, but I know how to do it, it’s a job I have to accept.”
Mr. Thuong added, to reduce the heat for workers, I arranged fans near the work location,
covering the black wire mesh above… but to build a corrugated iron roof for the entire stone factory is very expensive.