Encouraging outcomes seen in support plan for the disabled Society

Encouraging outcomes seen in support plan for the disabled

A plan on support for persons with disabilities (PWDs) between 2012 and 2020 (Plan 1019) has gained certain encouraging outcomes, helping to improve the group’s living standards and access to equal opportunities, heard a recent conference in Ninh Binh province.
Social insurance fund needs better management Society

Social insurance fund needs better management

Vietnam's social insurance debt is about 7.4 trillion VND (352.3 million USD), making it difficult for the fund to remain viable and provide social security, officials said at an online discussion held on the Government website on May 28.
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Ministry submits plan for supplementary pension fund

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs will submit to the Prime Minister a pilot programme for the implementation of a voluntary supplementary pension fund this year, which is expected to help increase pensions for retirees.