Nguyen Dinh Khang elected as new VGCL President Society

Nguyen Dinh Khang elected as new VGCL President

Nguyen Dinh Khang, a Party Central Committee member and Secretary of the Party Organization of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL), was elected President of the VGCL at the fourth meeting of the 12th-term VGCL Executive Committee convened in Hanoi on July 28-29.
Huge gap in Tet bonuses Society

Huge gap in Tet bonuses

At the end of the year, workers often look forward to Tet (Lunar New Year) bonuses to see whether the sum would partly help them enjoy a good Tet celebration or not.
Party Central Committee issues resolution on salary policy reform Politics

Party Central Committee issues resolution on salary policy reform

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on May 21 signed the issuance of a Resolution of the 7th meeting of the 12th Party Central Committee on the reform of salary policy for civil servants, public employees, the armed forces and workers of enterprises (Resolution 27-NQ/TW).
Measures needed to prevent labour disputes Society

Measures needed to prevent labour disputes

Labour disputes kept increasing over the past years and became more complicated, demonstrating a need for adjustment of related regulations and measures to improve relations between workers-employers.
Business

Forum on workers’ right to information

Businesses must facilitate workers’ access to information on labour issues and corporate social responsibility, said participants at a forum in Ho Chi Minh City on March 19.
Business

Vietnam, DPRK boost trade union cooperation

Chairman of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour Dang Ngoc Tung on October 28 held talks with Hyon Sang Ju, chairman of the General Federation of Trade Unions of Korea (GFTUK), in Hanoi on the occasion of his visit to Vietnam from October 27-30.
Society

Vietnam, Japan share trade union experience

President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour Dang Ngoc Tung held talks with the President of the National Confederation of Trade Unions of Japan (Zenroren) Sakuji Daikoku in Hanoi on Nov. 3.
Society

Workshop talks Labour Code and Trade Union Law

Trade union members and legislators are gathering at a two-day workshop in the coal-mining province of Quang Ninh’s Ha Long city on August 13 to seek ways to draft a revised Labour Code and Trade Union Law.