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and Social Affairs

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.

Children talks rights at UNICEF forum

Society

Children talks rights at UNICEF forum

Forty five children representing over 160,000 ones in central Kon Tum province convened at a forum co-held by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Vietnam and Kon Tum’s Department of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs on July 20-21.

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.

Fewer new jobs around in first six months

Society

Fewer new jobs around in first six months

Due to the impacts of the global economic recession, Vietnam has managed to create jobs for only 650,000 workers in the first six months of this year, a year-on-year decrease of 17 percent, reported a local official.