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.

Cambodian Princess asks King to mediate political dispute

Leader of the Cambodian royalist FUNCINPEC party, Princess Norodom Arun Rasmey has proposed that King Norodom Sihamoni mediate disputes between the Cambodia People’s Party (CPP) and the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to stabilise the current turbulence in the nation.
VN, US hold consultations on frozen shrimp lawsuit Business

VN, US hold consultations on frozen shrimp lawsuit

Vietnam and the US on Mar. 28 started holding consultations on the second lawsuit over US anti-dumping taxation on Vietnamese export frozen shrimp, after Vietnam ’s request to the WTO Dispute Settlement Body on Feb. 20.

ASEAN, WB launch development report

ASEAN and the World Bank have jointly launched a report on conflict, security and development, saying conflict and insecurity affect development of millions worldwide, and capable and accountable institutions that can provide citizen security, justice and jobs are crucial to prevent violence.