January 04, 2021 | 09:06
Hanoi - The International Labour Organization (ILO) has welcomed the new rights of workers and employers in Vietnam from January 1 as the revised Labour Code adopted in 2019 takes effect.
August 04, 2020 | 11:44
Although the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement may greatly benefit businesses from both sides, they must first abide by labour and social standards set out in the deal to reap the various advantages.
June 08, 2020 | 11:55
The 14th National Asembly (NA) adopted a resolution ratifying Vietnam’s membership of the International Labour Organisation (ILO)’s Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, with 94.82 percent of votes during the ongoing ninth sitting on June 8.
June 08, 2020 | 11:34
The National Assembly started the second phase of the ninth session in Hanoi on June 8, with lawmakers scheduled to vote on resolutions ratifying the European Union (EU)-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).
April 28, 2020 | 19:57
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.
August 28, 2019 | 10:39
The ILO celebrated its 100th anniversary with the theme “Shared ideals of Ho Chi Minh and ILO – towards decent work for all” with MoLISA, VGCL, VCCI, and VCA.
June 10, 2019 | 16:58
The "Preventing child labour" writing competition for journalists will mobilise the strength of Vietnamese media against a great social injustice.
January 16, 2019 | 15:49
The EU, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) have joined hands to launch the "Responsible Supply Chains in Asia" project, including in Vietnam.
November 15, 2018 | 12:26
Hanoi - Apart from trade and investment opportunities, experts said participation in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) offers Vietnam a chance to modernise its labour laws and industrial relations system to create sustainable jobs and bring practical benefits to workers.
November 14, 2018 | 17:49
VIetnamese workers will benefit greatly from the labour clauses of the CPTPP, which are closer to international standards.