22 June 2019
The International Labour Conference adopts landmark instruments on violence and harassment and a Declaration on the future of work. The Conference concluded its two-week session, which marked the Centenary of the ILO.
20 June 2019
Viet Nam fully supports ILO Centenary Declaration which the Conference is expected to adopt.
19 June 2019
The draft revised Labour Code was brought to the National Assembly for discussion and is expected to get the green light from lawmakers in the next sitting in October 2019.
14 June 2019
All of the deputies present at the National Assembly session on 14 June voted yes to the ratification of ILO Convention 98 on the Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining.
05 June 2019
ILO Viet Nam and the Germany Agency for International Co-operation have agreed to join forces to provide more effective support to the Vietnamese Government in the areas of mutual interests.
31 May 2019
A public event to celebrate 90 years of Viet Nam’s Trade Union and 100 years of ILO attracted the country’s top union leaders and hundreds of students.
28 May 2019
Viet Nam is now the 84th ILO Member State to ratify Convention No. 159
22 May 2019
A new report shows gender diversity improves business outcomes, and makes it easier to attract talent. The report also looks at the reasons behind the continuing gender diversity deficits, and makes recommendations for breaking the cycle.
16 May 2019
Viet Nam has made major steps towards the ratification of ILO fundamental conventions and in revising the Labour Code, which shows the country’s good wills and effective efforts to sign and ratify EVFTA.
06 May 2019
The dossier for the ratification of Convention 98 has been submitted by the State President to the National Assembly for its upcoming sitting this May.
25 April 2019
The Director of the ILO Country Office for Viet Nam participated in the 2nd International Co-operative Alliance – Asia and Pacific (ICA-AP) Cooperative Registrars’ Forum held in Ho Chi Minh city, Viet Nam to present ILO’s work on statistics of cooperatives.
25 April 2019
The industry is growing quickly in the North with a lot of demand from factories for assistance to become more competitive.
28 March 2019
The competition helps Viet Nam’s academic community improve research capacity on labour issues with a focus on industrial relations.
26 March 2019
The country continues to align its legal framework with international labour standards to protect vulnerable workers' groups.
25 March 2019
Prizes include gifts and recognition from the ILO, including a trip to the United Nations Green House in Hanoi.
11 March 2019
This is one of Viet Nam’s localities with recorded progresses in establishing trade unions and improving industrial relations.
07 March 2019
Work-related gender gaps have not seen any meaningful improvement for 20 years, but a new ILO report says that the path to progress is clear.
ILO chief technical advisor receives Government medal for contributions to child labour prevention in Viet Nam
04 March 2019
On his last day as ILO Viet Nam’s chief technical advisor, Minoru Ogasawara was awarded a medal for his efforts in the fight against child labour in Viet Nam.
13 February 2019
Progress in reducing unemployment globally is not being matched by improvements in the quality of work, says the International Labour Organization’s World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2019 report.
29 January 2019
The project funded by the European Union will focus on seafood and furniture industries, two key export sectors of the country.