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Labor Code: Protection of workers is the most importanticon
SOCIETY04/12/20190

Labor Code: Protection of workers is the most important

The Labor Code is a comprehensive legal document, specifying many contents such as labor contracts, the ability of workers to negotiate with employers, and minimum standards on working conditions, among others.

 
"It is human rights defined by the Constitution"icon

"It is human rights defined by the Constitution"

SOCIETY
29/11/2019

“How to make policies so that workers earn enough to afford their daily life, still have time to study and improve their skills, to entertain, to take care of themselves and their family...

Vietnam parliament requests building law on expatsicon

Vietnam parliament requests building law on expats

POLITICS
13/11/2019

The number of expats in Vietnam rose from 72,172 in 2013 to 88,845 in 2018, the majority of whom are holding key positions, including manager, CEO and technician.

What do Vietnamese business people think about proposals on working hours?icon

What do Vietnamese business people think about proposals on working hours?

BUSINESS
02/11/2019

National Assembly Deputies spent the whole day on October 23 discussing the draft of the Labor Code.

Vietnamese firms want higher maximum level for overtime workicon

Vietnamese firms want higher maximum level for overtime work

BUSINESS
21/10/2019

Seafood companies said because of the seasonality of the industry, organizing extra working shifts is a must to fulfill orders, though they have to pay more for overtime work.

50% of workers oppose raising retirement age: surveyicon

50% of workers oppose raising retirement age: survey

BUSINESS
14/10/2019

Policymakers amending the Labor Code want to lift the retirement age but a survey has found that 50.7 percent of polled workers oppose the idea.

Amended labor code draft could weaken Vietnam's competitiveness: economistsicon

Amended labor code draft could weaken Vietnam's competitiveness: economists

BUSINESS
25/09/2019

Economists have voiced their disappointment about the draft of the amended labor code, saying that the competitiveness of the national economy will weaken because of rigid regulations on extra working hours and wages.