Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee's Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong on January 6 visited workers at the Ha Phong garments for export company in the northern province of Bac Giang on the occasion of the coming traditional lunar New Year (Tet), the longest and most important annual festival in Vietnam.
Vuong briefed representatives of the 12,000 workers at the company on the country’s economic achievements last year and spoke highly of the company’s operation, especially in job creation for locals.
|Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee's Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong (L) presents gift to a worker in Bac Giang (Source: VNA)
The official asked managers to improve the life of the workers, and said Party and trade union organizations must be developed in enterprises to ensure the legal and legitimate rights and interests of the employees.
Vuong presented 50 gift sets, along with the other 50 by the local authorities, to poor workers at the Ha Phong company and visited two workers who suffered labour accidents in Bac Giang city.
Also on the occasion of the coming festival which will fall in early next month, Politburo member and Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on January 6 visited workers in the Central Highlands of Kon Tum.Hue took note of the work by labourers in the province and elaborated on the Government’s plan for salary hike starting right from the beginning of this year. He asked local authorities and leading officials of companies to take a better care of the workers and protect their legal and legitimate rights so as to further improve their living conditions.VNA
The official to the occasion to present 100 gift sets to poor workers in the locality.