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.
Labour research contest looks to better labour policies  Society

Labour research contest looks to better labour policies

The Ministry of Labour Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Vietnam have launched the 2018 Labour Research Contest with the topic of “Research for exploring Industrial Relations practices and its reflection toward better policies”.
Vietnam, US boost trade union cooperation Society

Vietnam, US boost trade union cooperation

Vice President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Mai Duc Chinh on January 23 received a visiting delegation of trade union staff from the US led by Director of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Labour Centre Kent Wong.
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.
VGCL to improve Inspection Committee efficiency Society

VGCL to improve Inspection Committee efficiency

The sixth conference of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Executive Committee convened in Hanoi on July 2 with a focus on improving the working performance of the Confederation’s Inspection Committee.
Business

Enhancing capacity for trade unionists at industrial parks

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the Australian People for Health, Education and Development Abroad (APHEDA) organised a workshop in Hanoi on November 11 to share training methods and programmes to help enhance the capacity of trade unionists in industrial parks and processing zones.
Vietnam, Malaysia eye greater cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Malaysia eye greater cooperation

Vietnamese and Malaysian leaders have vowed to raise their trade turnover to 11 billion USD by 2015 by encouraging and facilitating businesses to enhance mutual trade and investment.
Society

Migrant workers need protection: official

Deputy Chairman of the National Assembly's Social Affairs Committee Bui Si Loi spoke with Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times) about safeguarding migrant labourers' rights.