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ASSA 35: Social security system in 4IR

Society

ASSA 35: Social security system in 4IR

The challenges and opportunities of ASEAN social security institutions in the Industry 4.0, as well as the free flow of labour are both high on the agenda for the ongoing 35th ASEAN Social Security Association (ASSA) Board Meeting in Nha Trang city, in the central province of Khanh Hoa.

Canada pushes forward CPTPP ratification

World

Canada pushes forward CPTPP ratification

Canadian Minister of International Trade Diversification Jim Carr opened the second reading of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in the House of Commons on September 17.

Legal framework needed for virtual world

Business

Legal framework needed for virtual world

Virtual deals in currency and property are still in their early stages. That’s the message from Minister of Justice Le Thanh Long who feels further study is needed to iron out legal issues in the future.

Long An moves to attract more foreign investment

Business

Long An moves to attract more foreign investment

The southern province of Long An is taking action to increase the efficiency of FDI attraction as this form of investment plays an important role in the locality’s socio-economic development, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Can.