Former VSS heads imprisoned for economic mismanagement Society

Former VSS heads imprisoned for economic mismanagement

Le Bach Hong, former Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and former General Director of Vietnam Social Security (VSS), was sentenced to six years in prison by the Hanoi People’s Court on September 25.
Former heads of Vietnam Social Security brought to court Society

Former heads of Vietnam Social Security brought to court

Six defendants charged with “deliberately violating the State’s regulations on economic management, causing serious consequences” at the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) and the Agribank Financial Leasing Company No. 2 (ALC II) were brought to court on September 18.
Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam receives Cuban guest Politics

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam receives Cuban guest

Vietnam is willing to share experience in national construction and development with Cuba to help the country realise its reform targets in an efficient and prompt manner, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said.
Book on peace aspiration launched Society

Book on peace aspiration launched

The Vietnam Peace Committee has released a book titled Vietnam – Aspiration for Peace to demonstrate the people’s aspiration for peace.
Mexican Labour Party delegation visits Vietnam Politics

Mexican Labour Party delegation visits Vietnam

A delegation of the Labour Party (PT) of Mexico led by National Coordinator Alberto Anaya is on a working visit to Vietnam from August 25 – 30 at the invitation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee.
Vietnam, RoK beef up collaboration in social welfare Society

Vietnam, RoK beef up collaboration in social welfare

Vietnam’s Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in social welfare in Hanoi on August 28.
ILO pledges to help Vietnam improve labour, social welfare policies Politics

ILO pledges to help Vietnam improve labour, social welfare policies

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) will continue to assist Vietnam in improving its labour and social welfare policies and dealing with emerging challenges as the country is in the process of transition to a market economy and international integration, ILO Deputy Director-General Deborah Greenfield has said.
Former leaders of Vietnam Social Security to stand trial in September Society

Former leaders of Vietnam Social Security to stand trial in September

The People’s Court of Hanoi will hold the first instance trial from September 18-24 for six defendants in the case of “deliberating violations of State economic management regulations, causing serious consequences” at the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) and Agribank Financial Leasing Company No 2 (ALC II).
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc hails defense-purposed land use Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc hails defense-purposed land use

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 8 had a working session with the Ministry of National Defence on the management and use of the land for national defence purposes in the economic production and building in association with military missions.
Deputy PM urges construction of houses for the poor Society

Deputy PM urges construction of houses for the poor

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has suggested using funds from the 2019 Fund for the Poor to replace makeshift residences with brick houses by the end of the year, especially for households with family members that made contributions to the national independence and reunification.