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.
Vietnam, Canada step up parliamentary cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Canada step up parliamentary cooperation

A delegation of the National Assembly Committee for Social Affairs, led by its deputy head Bui Sy Loi, has visited Canada to exchange experience in policy and law building regarding labour, health and gender equality issues.
Seminar discusses migration-related policies Society

Seminar discusses migration-related policies

The role of people-elected deputies in implementing migration-related policies and laws was the focus of a seminar held by the National Assembly’s Committee on Social Affairs and the United Nations Population Fund in Vietnam in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on December 18.
Lawmakers discuss State budget estimate for 2018, 2019 Politics

Lawmakers discuss State budget estimate for 2018, 2019

Lawmakers discussed the State budget estimate for 2018 and the allocation for 2019, as well as the State budget financial plan for 2019-2021 during the ongoing sixth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) in Hanoi on October 29, which was broadcast live nationwide.
Hai Hau district receives Hero of People’s Armed Forces title Society

Hai Hau district receives Hero of People’s Armed Forces title

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh presented the title Hero of People’s Armed Forces in the period of the resistance war against French colonialism to Hai Hau district in the northern province of Nam Dinh during a ceremony marking the district’s 130th founding anniversary on August 26.
NA Chairwoman gives direction in Hai Phong Politics

NA Chairwoman gives direction in Hai Phong

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on July 9 asked the northern port city of Hai Phong to build on past achievements by upgrading transport infrastructure and restructure agriculture.