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Fairness for private sector

Fairness for private sector

Enterprises in Vietnam’s private economic sector have not received land and taxation incentives while they are restrained by institutional regulations, policies and thousands of procedures and formalities.

Oxfam: Potential of businesses to foster growth and equality

Oxfam: Potential of businesses to foster growth and equality

Business has a prime role to play in building an ASEAN that works for all Asians, says the Oxfam Report “The Future of Business: Shaping inclusive growth in Southeast Asia,” published as the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN meeting is held in Hanoi on September 11-13.

Vietnam protects right to equality among ethnic groups

Vietnam protects right to equality among ethnic groups

VOV.VN - Vietnam has 54 ethnic groups, with the Kinh being the majority and the other groups making up 14% of the national population of 90 million people. The country has ensured human rights, including the right to equality among ethnic groups.

NA Standing Committee focuses on gender equality

NA Standing Committee focuses on gender equality

The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee discussed the Government’s report on the implementation of the National Targets of Gender Equality at a meeting on September 13.

Vietnam ranked 94th in world happiness report

Vietnam ranked 94th in world happiness report

Vietnam was ranked 94th out of 155 countries in the latest World Happiness Report that calls on nations to build social trust and equality to improve the well-being of their citizens.

Vietnam’s efforts to promote gender equality spotlighted

Vietnam’s efforts to promote gender equality spotlighted

Vietnam’s Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan highlighted the country’s important steps towards ensuring gender equality, increasing the position and promoting creativity of women at the opening ceremony of the 25th Global Summit of Women in Sao Paulo, Brazil on May 14.

Women for Innovation

Women for Innovation

(VOV) -Technology’s transformative promise for societies has never before had more potential, and awareness is building that women might hold the key to unlock the door to progress.

Seminar promotes new gender equality strategy

A seminar seeking ideas to create a draft national strategy on gender equality for the 2011-2020 period was held by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) in Ho Chi Minh City on July 15.

Vietnam hailed for gender equality achievements

Vietnam hailed for gender equality achievements

Vietnam’s policy and its achievements in promoting gender equality and raising women’s role and position in all fields were highly praised during a visit to Australia and New Zealand by Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.