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ILO offers wage reform recommendations to Vietnam

ILO offers wage reform recommendations to Vietnam

Specialists from the International Labour Organisation (ILO) on November 8 shared experiences in wage and social insurance issues and gave recommendations to Vietnam’s draft plan for reforming wage, social insurance and benefits for national contributors.

Farm co-ops target int’l links

Farm co-ops target int’l links

Vietnam wants to enhance co-operation with international organisations to promote the development of agricultural co-operatives, especially in supporting market access and management capacity, participants said at a seminar in HCM City on November 6.

Vietnam Social Security strengthens international cooperation

Vietnam Social Security strengthens international cooperation

The Vietnam Social Security (VSS) will step up bilateral and multilateral cooperation with international organisations and other countries between now and 2020 in order to assert its prestige and position, said VSS Deputy General Director Dao Viet Anh.

Vietnam, EU work to ratify free trade deal

Vietnam, EU work to ratify free trade deal

VOV.VN - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is under final legal review to be ratified early next year. Both sides are gearing up to settle differences to effectuate the deal whose negotiations concluded in December, 2015.

Labourers adapt to industrial revolution 4.0

Labourers adapt to industrial revolution 4.0

According to the International Labour Organisation, it is estimated that there will be some 86,000 unemployed labourers in the textile and garment industry due to changes brought by the fourth industrial revolution, especially the replacement of manpower with machines.

Automation spelling doom for manufacturing hotspots?

Automation spelling doom for manufacturing hotspots?

Economic development is not a linear formula for each and every country to blindly follow, and one of the most important stepping stones, the industrial revolution, seems to be coming loose as technology and automation are reshaping production and trade.

Vietnam applauds ILO support in policy making

Vietnam applauds ILO support in policy making

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission Truong Thi Mai has praised the International Labour Organisation’s support for Vietnam in building legal frameworks relating to labour standards and social security.

Vietnam ensures civil, political rights

Vietnam ensures civil, political rights

VOV.VN - Vietnam has carried on activities to increase the effectiveness of its membership in the International Convention on Civil and Political Rights.

Workers lack motivation to increase productivity

Workers lack motivation to increase productivity

After watching the staff working hard to transport materials and products to and from a coffee processing company, Vu Quang Tho asked them why they didn’t think of a way to save time and effort.

Occupational diseases on the rise among workers

Occupational diseases on the rise among workers

Diagnoses of occupational diseases are on the rise in Vietnam and several new occupations have been found to cause respiratory diseases and deafness, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).

Vietnam’s recruitment rankings published

Vietnam’s recruitment rankings published

The Vietnam Association of Manpower Supply (VAMAS) on April 17 announced the results of the annual evaluation of migrant worker recruitment agencies, with 43% of agencies ranked receiving a five Star Rating.