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Update news Tet bonuses

Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung talks to Sài Gòn Giải Phóng (Liberated Sài Gòn) newspaper about Tet bonuses for workers under the impact of COVID-19.

Tet bonuses in many provinces, cities to be higher than last year

Workers in HCM City and many provinces will get 1-5 per cent higher Tet (Lunar New Year) bonuses than last year, according to labour authorities.

Disadvantaged workers to get free tickets to travel home for Tet holiday

The HCM City Labour Federation and trade unions plan to provide free bus, train and flight tickets to 35,500 disadvantaged workers to visit home for Tet (Lunar New Year) in late January next year.

Tet bonuses likely to be higher

 VietNamNet Bridge – This year’s year-end bonuses at enterprises nationwide are expected to be higher than last year. The average bonus is expected to be higher than the usual one month’s salary,

Tet bonuses in HCM City rise by 10 per cent

 VietNamNet Bridge – Tet (Lunar New Year) bonuses in HCM City are expected to rise 10.8 per cent compared to last year, with the average bonus being VND8.3 million (US$364), 

Big bonuses at big conglomerates please staff

VietNamNet Bridge - Many Vietnamese working for Vietnamese-owned enterprises can receive sky-high bonuses of up to hundreds of billions of dong.

Employers to decide on Tet bonuses after difficult year

 VietNamNet Bridge – Pham Minh Huan, deputy minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, spoke to Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) about Tet bonuses this year.

15 firms at HCMC's IPs may not give Tet bonuses

 VietNamNet Bridge – At least 15 enterprises at industrial parks (IPs) and export processing zones (EPZs) in HCMC are unlikely to offer their employees bonuses for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday (Tet) due to financial difficulties.

Social News 5/1

19 localities put on forest-fire alert; 'Money trees' popular for upcoming Tet; 136 Vietnamese women freed from prostitution den in Malaysia; 1,751 organizations, individuals fined for environment pollution

Vietnamese athletes forfeit Tet bonuses

 Most years during Tet Vietnam's successful athletes can expect generous bonuses, but those who  have failed to bring home prizes often get little to nothing.

Education and Training Minister announces tight budgets for Tet bonuses

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Minister of Education and Training, Pham Vu Luan, said “It will be very difficult for the education and training sector to offer Tet bonuses to its staff”, adding that the state will not be able to provide these funds.

Social Headlines January 3

 Foreign NGOs grant US$250 million in 2013; Rescuing passengers trapped inside deformed car; Three Vietnamese rescued from Malaysia massage parlours; Authorities seize drug precursors to Australia


  Protecting Vietnamese workers overseas; Gov't cracks down on food safety; Hepza workers' Tet bonuses revealed; Conjoined twin girls face separation; ADB’s US$212 mil loan for safe water project

Tet bonuses at banks reflect grim economic picture

 VietNamNet Bridge – Amid economic difficulties, around 90% of banks may not make their targets for profits this year, which will also affect their Tet bonuses.