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Ministry of Labour

Seminar discusses child rights and adoption

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Seminar discusses child rights and adoption

Local and foreign experts on child-related issues shared experiences in ensuring the rights of children through adoption at a workshop held by the Ministry of Justice in the central city of Da Nang on Jan. 14-15.

Parents lack knowledge on child injury

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Parents lack knowledge on child injury

The country still has a lack of education and communication campaigns designed to help raise adults’ knowledge on child injury prevention, said officials involved in the field.

Nguyen Trong An, deputy director of the Department of Children Protection and Care under the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA), said that the home was supposed to be the place where children are best protected, but 80 to 90 percent of child injures occur there.

Average 2009 salary increases over 10 percent

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Average 2009 salary increases over 10 percent

Although businesses faced lots of difficulties derived from the global economic recession in 2009, the average monthly salary of labourers reached over 2.8 million VND (150 USD) per head in 2009, up 10 percent from the previous year.

Ministry rings bells over labour imbalances

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Ministry rings bells over labour imbalances

A recent report by the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) shows a wide imbalance in the development of Vietnam’s labour market in terms of economic sectors and different geographical regions.

Conference calls for child injury prevention

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Conference calls for child injury prevention

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) held a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 3 to deploy the 2009-2010 child injury prevention plans for 32 southern and central localities.