PM asks labour confederation to take better care of workers Society

PM asks labour confederation to take better care of workers

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to boost coordination with the Government to better ensure the legal and legitimate rights and interests of workers, at a working session with the VGCL Presidium in Hanoi on September 25.
Vietnam, NZ trade union agencies enhance bilateral cooperation Society

Vietnam, NZ trade union agencies enhance bilateral cooperation

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the Council of Trade Union of New Zealand (NZCTU) should cooperate in protecting each other’s guest workers and support each other at international labour forums, said VGCL President Bui Van Cuong.
Better meals make better workers Society

Better meals make better workers

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) has helped improve the quality of meals for workers as it makes the issue part of the collective bargaining between employers and employees.
VGCL urged to look ahead to trade deals Business

VGCL urged to look ahead to trade deals

The Chairman of the Fatherland Front Central Committee has urged the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to better protect the interest of workers ahead of pressures from upcoming FTAs.
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.
Thousands of poor labourers given free trips home for Tet Society

Thousands of poor labourers given free trips home for Tet

Over 4,300 low-income workers in industrial zones in Hanoi such as Thang Long, Quang Minh and Noi Bai on February 15 set out on their trips home for the traditional New Year on buses provided free of charge by the municipal authorities.
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Workshop marks trade union’s founding anniversary

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the Party Central Committee’s Theory Council jointly held a workshop in Hanoi on July 22 on the occasion of the 85th founding anniversary of the VGCL - the national trade union organisation.
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Trade union organisation marks 85th anniversary

A series of activities will be held nationwide to mark the 85th founding anniversary of the national trade union organisation - the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) (July 28, 1929-July 28, 2014).
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Blast victims in Phu Tho receive more support

Each family of dead victims in the blast that rocked a firework factory in Thanh Ba district, northern Phu Tho province on October 12, will be given 103 million VND (490 USD) in aid to help them overcome the consequences of the accident.
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Korean-Vietnamese families reunited online

A trade union organisation called the UCC in the Republic of Korea (RoK) this week facilitated online meetings between Vietnamese women married to RoK men and their families back home.
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VN attends Singapore trade unions congress

President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL), Dang Ngoc Tung is attending the Singapore National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), according to the VGCL newspaper, Lao Dong.