Vietnam has reiterated its commitment to the strategic goals set by the Beijing Plan of Actions on empowering women at the 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59) which opened in New York on March 9.
(VOV) - Ten Vietnamese entrepreneurs were honoured by the ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Network (AWEN)on March 7 as trailblazers in their industries – determined, hardworking and inspiring.
More than 100,000 Vietnamese workers went abroad to work last year, doubling the yearly target by the Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs.
Leaders of Vietnam and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) have exchanged greeting messages on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of Vietnam-DPRK diplomatic ties (January 31).
Material support is scheduled to be delivered to the poor as well as beneficiaries of preferential policies for those who rendered services to the nation as the Lunar New Year is drawing near, said Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen.
(VOV) - Over the past two decades, the Vietnam Children’s Fund (VCF) has raised more than VND4,000 billion to support more than 28 million disadvantaged children across the country.
(VOV) - Vietnam has successfully sent people from ethnic minority groups to work abroad, including demanding markets like Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
(VOV) -A ceremony was held in Hanoi on December 3 to ratify the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Vietnam will work harder to fully realise the rights of people with disabilities that are prescribed in its Constitution, international conventions and programmes.
(VOV) -The Government remains committed to carefully taking worker’s interests into consideration, particularly insurance for those who suffer from workplace accidents, said Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen.
(VOV) - In Vietnam, about one-third of the employed people depend on wages for their livelihoods, compared to the global average of over 50 per cent.
The Vietnam-Korea Vocational College of Technology in northern Bac Giang province officially inaugurated and launched its 2014-15 academic year on November 24.
(VOV) -On November 19, Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen was the fourth cabinet member to be queried at the 8th National Assembly (NA) session about unemployment, job creation for workers, solutions for handling violations of social insurance debts, unpaid wages and salary reform.
(VOV) -Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang was grilled over issues on transport infrastructure, key transport projects, measures to reduce traffic accidents, and the control of cargo transportation and loading capacity at the ongoing Assembly (NA) question time in Hanoi on November 18.
(VOV) - Four cabinet members will be queried about pressing issues of the National Assembly (NA) concern at a three-day question time of the 8th session of the 13th legislature, starting on November 17.