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Advanced labour code dismaying foreign employersicon
BUSINESS26/02/20210

Advanced labour code dismaying foreign employers

The fresh Labour Code is burdening foreign employers in Vietnam with new insurance payments for part-time employees.

 
New and progressive Labour Code in the pipelineicon

New and progressive Labour Code in the pipeline

SOCIETY
18/01/2020

Bui Sy Loi, vice chairman of the National Assembly Committee of Social Affairs, speaks about opportunities to develop good relations between employers and employees.

NA adopts revised Labour Code, adding holiday and allowing independent unionsicon

NA adopts revised Labour Code, adding holiday and allowing independent unions

POLITICS
21/11/2019

The National Assembly (NA) yesterday morning voted on the amended labour code with changes to the national holidays and labour practices, after months of heated debate among workers, employers and experts.

More overtime, less happiness?icon

More overtime, less happiness?

SOCIETY
17/11/2019

The average working day for bank worker Pham Hong Nhung in Hanoi normally starts at 7am and ends at around 8pm.

Law revision may impede businessicon

Law revision may impede business

FEATURE
02/09/2019

With Vietnam’s low labour productivity and overtime, a proposal on reducing working hours in the latest draft amendments to the Labour Code – if adopted – could become a burden for the business community. Khoi Nguyen reports.