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Vietnam, US step up trade union relations

Vietnam, US step up trade union relations

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the American Federation of Labour and Congress of Industrial Organisations (AFL-CIO) have agreed to enhance cooperation and protect guest workers in the respective markets.

Donations to Doksuri storm victims

Donations to Doksuri storm victims

VOV.VN - Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong and staff members of the Party Central Committee Office on September 20 donated VND400 million in support of Doksuri storm victims.

PM vows all possible support to workers

PM vows all possible support to workers

The government will offer all possible support to businesses, start-ups and create jobs to workers, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.

Underpaid labourers choose to work overtime

Underpaid labourers choose to work overtime

A survey by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) conducted in March and April on 2,500 workers revealed that labourers work overtime for the extra money, not because they want to.

Women’s role promoted in new rural area development

Women’s role promoted in new rural area development

VOV.VN - The 12th Congress of Vietnamese Women continued its 2nd day in Hanoi on March 8 with a focus on discussing the role played by women in the building of new rural areas through movements of the Vietnam Women’s Union.

Flood-hit people in Khanh Hoa get support

Flood-hit people in Khanh Hoa get support

President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Bui Van Cuong on December 24 visited and handed over financial aid worth VND500 million (US$22,000) to flood-hit people in the central province of Khanh Hoa.

Support centre for migrant workers opens in the RoK

Support centre for migrant workers opens in the RoK

Vice President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Nguyen Van Ngang attended a ceremony to inaugurate the Support Centre for Migrant Workers in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on October 10.

President urges reform of trade union activities

President urges reform of trade union activities

President Tran Dai Quang urged the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to reform trade union activities at his working session with the confederation in Hanoi on September 24.

VGCL urged to look ahead to trade deals

VGCL urged to look ahead to trade deals

Chairman of the Fatherland Front Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has urged the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to better protect the interest of workers ahead of pressures from upcoming free trade agreements.

Pupils in central region get support following environmental incident

Pupils in central region get support following environmental incident

Teachers and students in the central coastal provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue, which were affected by the recent environmental incident, have received financial assistance worth over VND2 billion (US$90,000) from the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL).