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Amending and supplementing laws to reform social insurance policies
Amending and supplementing laws to reform social insurance policies
(LĐXH)-After nearly two years facing many difficulties due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the participation of all levels and sectors, the development of social insurance participants has achieved positive results.
National target programme on socio-economic development in ethnic minority areas approved National target programme on socio-economic development in ethnic minority areas approved
A new national programme aims to improve the lives and livelihoods of ethnic minority groups in Vietnam.
Recover and develop labour market on post COVID-19 pandemic: Minister Dao Ngoc Dung Recover and develop labour market on post COVID-19 pandemic: Minister Dao Ngoc Dung
(LĐXH)- On October 15, Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) Dao Ngoc Dung chaired an online briefing with localities to urge the implementation of Resolution 68/NQ-CP, Decision 23/QD-TTg as well as Resolution 126/NQ -CP of the Government on supporting employees and employers facing difficulties due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
Returnees from pandemic areas receive support Returnees from pandemic areas receive support
Many workers from the Central Highlands region working in southern provinces have lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic and have had to return to their hometown due to their difficulties. The reluctant “repatriation” of tens of thousands of workers has created considerable pressure for local authorities in the prevention of the pandemic and ensuring social security both in the immediate and long term.
Labour and employment situation negatively impacted by Covid-19 pandemic Labour and employment situation negatively impacted by Covid-19 pandemic
(LĐXH)- The corona virus has had a heavy impact on the Vietnamese labour market in the third quarter of 2021. Southeast is the most severely affected region.
More than 42,800 labourers sent to work abroad in 9 months More than 42,800 labourers sent to work abroad in 9 months
(LĐXH)- According to the Department of Overseas Labour (under Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs), the total number of employees going to work abroad in September 2021 is 776 (18 female employees) and equal to 22.12% over the same period last year (September 2020, the total number of Vietnamese workers going to work abroad was 3,508).
HCM City to care for employees affected by COVID-19 during Tet HCM City to care for employees affected by COVID-19 during Tet
Ho Chi Minh City’s trade union will focus on caring for and supporting employees who have lost their jobs or have unstable jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival, said Vice President of the municipal Labour Confederation Pham Chi Tam.
Ho Chi Minh City needs a policy to retain employees: MoLISA’s Deputy Minister Le Tan Dung Ho Chi Minh City needs a policy to retain employees: MoLISA’s Deputy Minister Le Tan Dung
(LĐXH)- At the meeting with the HCMC's Department of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs on October 6, Deputy Minister Le Tan Dung requested that the Department should continue to advise the People's Committee of HCMC on policies to retain workers and call for workers to return to the city to work.
Over 63,000 people receive national vocational skill certificates Over 63,000 people receive national vocational skill certificates
National vocational skills evaluation centres throughout Vietnam have granted certificates to 63,246 people, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).
Skilling up Vietnam in new situation Skilling up Vietnam in new situation
Delegates at an international seminar in Hanoi on October 4 suggested solutions to improve skills for Vietnamese workforce to restore and develop the domestic labour market.