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Vietnam, Switzerland discuss pushing labour collaboration after COVID-19

Vietnam, Switzerland discuss pushing labour collaboration after COVID-19

An online conference took place between Vietnam’s Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and Switzerland’s Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER) on June 23, discussing ways to enhance the sides’ post-COVID-19 labour cooperation.

Symposium talks fighting child labour

Symposium talks fighting child labour

A symposium was held in Hanoi on June 12 to discuss preventing child labour amid COVID-19 in response to World Day against Child Labour (June 12).

ILO lauds Vietnam’s move to tackle forced labour

ILO lauds Vietnam’s move to tackle forced labour

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has sent its congratulations to Vietnam after the 14th National Assembly (NA) adopted a resolution ratifying the country’s membership of the Convention on the Abolition of Forced Labour (Convention 105), with 94.82% of delegates voting in favour at the ongoing ninth session on June 8.

Lawmakers due to ratify EVFTA on June 8

Lawmakers due to ratify EVFTA on June 8

VOV.VN - The National Assembly (NA) is to convene its plenary session in Hanoi on June 8 and approve a resolution on ratification of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

Entry to ILO Convention on Abolition of Forced Labour significant for Vietnam: NA

Entry to ILO Convention on Abolition of Forced Labour significant for Vietnam: NA

Vietnam’s entry to the International Labour Organisation (ILO)’s Abolition of Forced Labour Convention (Convention 105) is essential and significant in political, socio-economic, and legal aspects as the country steps up its international integration and industrialisation and modernisation, the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee’s 44th session heard on April 28.

Chance emerges for Vietnam's more inclusive growth path: ILO

Chance emerges for Vietnam's more inclusive growth path: ILO

Despite difficulties brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, an opportunity is emerging for Vietnam to build the foundations of a more inclusive growth path, which leaves no one behind once recovery begins, according to the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Vietnam.

ILO ready to help Vietnam weather COVID-19-triggered labour crisis

ILO ready to help Vietnam weather COVID-19-triggered labour crisis

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Vietnam stands ready to support the Vietnamese government, employers and employees in the fight for decent work at the time of the global health, labour and economic crisis, said ILO Vietnam Director Chang-Hee Lee.

ILO welcomes EP’s EVFTA ratification

ILO welcomes EP’s EVFTA ratification

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) office in Vietnam on February 12 said it welcomes the European Parliament’s ratification of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in Paris earlier the same day, which is expected to bring economic benefits to both sides.

EU asked to soon remove yellow card on Vietnamese seafood

EU asked to soon remove yellow card on Vietnamese seafood

VOV.VN - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan asked the EU to soon consider removing its yellow card on Vietnamese seafood products while receiving a delegation of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) led by its Chairman Bernd Lange in Hanoi on October 30.

Vietnam active at UN discussions on human rights

Vietnam active at UN discussions on human rights

A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy has been active in discussions on social development, the advancement of women, children’s rights, drug control and crime prevention during a meeting of the UN Third Committee which is underway in New York.

ILO to support Vietnam Social Security in human resources training

ILO to support Vietnam Social Security in human resources training

Deputy General Director of the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) Dao Viet Anh recently had a meeting with a delegation from the International Labour Organisation (ILO) led by Nuno Cunha, ILO Senior Specialist on Social Protection in Asia-Pacific region.

Vietnam realizes international labor standards

Vietnam realizes international labor standards

VOV.VN - In recent years, Vietnam has ratified a number of conventions of the International Labor Organization to make its labor market compatible with the development of the market economy and modern labor relations.

Vietnam greatly values partnership with EU

Vietnam greatly values partnership with EU

VOV.VN - Vietnam attaches importance to its strategic partnership with the EU, said Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh during his recent working sessions with leaders of the European Commission (EC) and Parliament (EP) as part of his trip to Belgium for the Europa Connectivity Forum held by the EC.