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ILO

Labour market needs enhancing, says report

Business

Labour market needs enhancing, says report

Strengthening labour market institutions, investing in human resources, promoting the quality of jobs and expanding the social welfare system were all recommendations in a report on “Labour and Social Trends in Vietnam 2009/10”, in an effort to boost the country’s competitiveness.

Vietnam attends Int’l Labour Conference

Politics

Vietnam attends Int’l Labour Conference

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Labour, War Invalids and Social Welfare Pham Minh Huan attended the International Labour Conference in the capital city of Geneva, Switzerland on June 14.

ASEAN states embark on action plan for labour

Politics

ASEAN states embark on action plan for labour

ASEAN labour ministers wrapped up their meeting in Hanoi on May 24 with a consensus on an action plan during the 2010-2015 period to improve protection of regional migrant workers and boost regional labour cooperation.

PM talks labour, migration in Geneva

Politics

PM talks labour, migration in Geneva

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on January 26 received the leaders of the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the UN Office in Geneva.

ILO warns of record unemployment

World

ILO warns of record unemployment

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) chief has called on the international community to take urgent and strong measures similar to those taken to save banks to create jobs for all economies amidst an unprecedented 212 million people made jobless in 2009.