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Ministry of Labour

Vietnam attends 1st meeting of ASEAN SCC

Politics

Vietnam attends 1st meeting of ASEAN SCC

The Minister of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs, Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan led a Vietnamese delegation to the first meeting of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Council (ASCC) in Bangkok on August 24.

Vietnam to join in GMS human resource development

Society

Vietnam to join in GMS human resource development

Vietnam will take part in a technical assistance project to support the implementation of the Greater Mekong Sub-region Human Resource Development Strategic Framework and Action Plan, the Government Office announced on August 6.

Experts call for greater support for women in times of crisis

Society

Experts call for greater support for women in times of crisis

While discussing the implications of the global economic crisis on women, as well as the opportunities for growth it may yield, Vietnamese and foreign experts recommended that prioritised policies be put in place to support women to overcome difficulties in times of crisis and continue to work towards gender equality.

Government assures children best of care

Society

Government assures children best of care

State Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan pledged to provide the best possible conditions for children to take part in social activities and asked relevant agencies to consider children’s concerns and interests.

Fingers point after four die on building site

Society

Fingers point after four die on building site

Three deadly accidents in a single week have left four construction workers dead and three others seriously injured at the construction site of the Keangnam Hanoi Landmark Tower project in Hanoi, raising concerns about labour safety on the project.

Service sector at core of economic strategy

Business

Service sector at core of economic strategy

The Government has issued an action plan on service sector development for the 2009-11 period, focusing on legal tools, financial sources, human resource development, the environment and natural resources.

Vietnam labour export perks up after slump

Society

Vietnam labour export perks up after slump

Vietnam’s labour export sees signs of recovery in the remaining months of the year as domestic labour supply companies have secured recruitment orders from major labour importers after experiencing a standstill as a result of the global economic recession.