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Domestic workers still lack labour contracts

Domestic workers still lack labour contracts

The implementation of the labour contract law has fallen far short of hopes, as many workers still lack contracts and are vulnerable to abuse and mistreatment.

Vietnam, Saudi Arabia step up labour cooperation

Vietnam, Saudi Arabia step up labour cooperation

Vietnam and Saudi Arabia have agreed to establish a channel to receive information and settle disputes between Vietnamese labourers and employers in the Middle Eastern country.

Canada supports protecting the rights of domestic workers

(VOV) - The Embassy of Canada on January 14 announced a grant of CAD 24,448 (about VND500 million) through the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2013-2014 for Health Bridge Canada’s project “Protecting the rights of domestic workers”.

Guest workers in Taiwan to pay new insurance fees

Guest workers in Taiwan to pay new insurance fees

(VOV) - The Overseas Management Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA) reports Taiwan has announced a new guest worker insurance fee schedule for 2013.