More than 91,600 workers were sent abroad for work in the first eight months of this year, or 76.38 percent of the yearly plan, said the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs’ Department of Overseas Labor.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered thorough preparations for the organization of the national conference concluding the implementation of the national target program on new-style rural areas building in the 2010-2020 period.
A free Vietnamese-language course for Vietnamese children opened in Ostrava city, North Moravia of the Czech Republic on September 22.
The only underground market in Ho Chi Minh City has been re-opened beneath September 23 Park in District 1, downtown the city, under a new name “Central Market” after it was shut down five months ago.
A national scientific conference on the heritage value of the Hung Kings era in Vietnamese history will be held in Hanoi on September 24, heard a recent press conference in the capital.
Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium and Head of the Vietnamese mission to the European Union (EU) Vu Anh Quang led a delegation to attend a solidarity festival (Manifiesta) hosted by the Workers' Party of Belgium (PTB) from September 21-22.
The central city of Da Nang is implementing preventive measures to control the spread of hand-foot-mouth (HFM) diseases as the number of HFM infections has increased steadily in the region.
Viettel and Nokia have broadcast the first end-to-end 5G network in Ho Chi Minh City.
Emerging as an industrial hub in southern Vietnam, Binh Duong province is taking the lead in improving business climate and increasing investment attraction.
A seminar discussing the role of people-to-people diplomacy in Vietnam – Russia relations took place in Moscow on September 19.
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Hanoi has achieved many targets regarding agricultural development and building new-style rural areas after 10 years implementing the National Target Program on Building New-Style Rural Areas and the municipal Party Committee’s Program 02-Ctr/TU.
The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) has recommended cutting weekly working hours to 44 from the current 48, saying it would improve workers’ wellbeing, family life and relationship.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) has launched its fifth annual Global Media Competition, themed “fair recruitment and the future of labor migration”, aiming to recognize exemplary media coverage of the issue.
The 151st Repatriation Ceremony took place on September 17 at Danang International Airport.
Vietnam has put a lot of efforts into removing explosives remnants of war (ERW), but the issue is still a great challenge for the country, a high-ranking army officer has said.
It is necessary to carefully consider reducing laborers’ working hours from 48 to 44 hours per week to ensure the interests of enterprises, said Phan Thi Thanh Xuan, Vice President and Secretary General of the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association.
More than 17 million schoolchildren and students nationwide have joined health insurance so far, accounting for 95.3 percent of the total, according to the Vietnam Social Security (VSS).
The Southeast region and the Mekong Delta have mobilized over 932 trillion VND (40 billion USD) to build new-style rural areas in 2010-2019.
The North-South railway trains can now travel on the newly opened Binh Loi Railway Bridge, which replaces an old bridge adjacent to the new bridge in Ho Chi Minh City.