Hanoi concocts scheme to take personal motorbikes Society

Hanoi concocts scheme to take personal motorbikes

In a move to relieve traffic pressure and environment pollution, Hanoi is considering banning motorbikes entirely by 2030, as well as other measures like fee collection in rush hours and stricter regulations on app-based ride hailing services.
Training classes lacking students Society

Training classes lacking students

As of August, only 15,000 of the 330,000 people eligible for unemployment allowances had enrolled in vocational training programmes, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Society

Conference talks gender equality and life balance

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation jointly held a conference on August 19 in Hanoi, discussing the issue of gender equality in a balance between life and work.
Society

Vietnam’s labour market under the spotlight

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) on March 21 publicised its first quarterly bulletin on Vietnam’s labour market with the support of the General Statistics Office (GSO) and the International Labour Organisation.
NA focuses on using Gov’t bonds for construction Politics

NA focuses on using Gov’t bonds for construction

The 13th National Assembly (NA) deputies on June 7 debated the results of supervising the implementation of the Law on Thrift Practice and Wastefulness Prevention in using Government bonds for infrastructure construction.
Business

Light penalties fail to deter foreign workers

Light fines for working illegally in Vietnam have not been a deterrent to preventing the increasing number of illegal foreign workers in the country, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affair's Employment Department.