Minimum regional wage to rise 5.5% in 2020

Minimum regional wage to rise 5.5% in 2020

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam’s minimum regional wage will increase 5.5% starting next year, as a result of negotiations between representatives of the State, employers and employees which ended Thursday
Vietnam acts to prevent child labor

Vietnam acts to prevent child labor

(VOVWORLD) - Child labor is a pressing issue in many developing countries. Vietnam’s Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs has implemented a national program to prevent and reduce child...
Vietnam celebrates International Women’s Day

Vietnam celebrates International Women’s Day

(VOVWORLD) - Improving social welfare and public services to boost women’s participation in the labor market was high on the agenda of a seminar in Hanoi on Thursday. The seminar was co...
Breakthroughs created to strengthen labor market

Breakthroughs created to strengthen labor market

(VOVWORLD) - The Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs plans to take more resolute measures to expand the labor market, focus more on job guidance, apply more technology, and promote...
Vietnam to bring poverty rate below 4% by 2020

Vietnam to bring poverty rate below 4% by 2020

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam has made progress in poverty reduction and narrowing the poverty gap, heard a plenary session of the National Assembly Committee for Social Affairs in Da Nang on Tuesday
Facilitating RoK enterprises in Vietnam

Facilitating RoK enterprises in Vietnam

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam will create favorable conditions for enterprises from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest in Vietnam, said Minister of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung at a...
Youth Union supports startups

Youth Union supports startups

(VOVWORLD) - Over the past few years, the Youth Union has focused its support on helping young people realize their startup dreams. Many people have become wealthy
Integrating gender issues in labor, job policy

Integrating gender issues in labor, job policy

(VOVWORLD) -The Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs and the International Labor Organization co-organized a conference on integrating gender issues in labor and job policy to ensure sustainable...
Balancing health insurance fund to benefit people

Balancing health insurance fund to benefit people

(VOVWORLD) -The National Assembly’s Committee for Social Affairs has reviewed the management and use of the health insurance fund last year and the implementation of the Assembly resolution on...