ILO programme to promote New Industrial Relations Framework in Viet Nam

News and events

  1. CPTPP

    Viet Nam ratifies Pacific Rim trade deal, getting closer to international labour standards

    12 November 2018

    The accord includes specific labour requirements to ensure that the free flow of trade will contribute to sustainable development and enable workers and businesses to enjoy fair share of economic gains.

  2. Industrial relations

    Viet Nam ready to develop new industrial relations framework for market economy

    09 November 2018

    The framework will help the country address its industrial relations challenges and comply with its labour commitments in free trade deals.

  3. International labour standards

    Viet Nam considers ratifying ILO’s convention to boost collective bargaining

    08 November 2018

    Collective bargaining is a fundamental right. Effective collective bargaining can reduce wildcat strikes and build harmonious industrial relations.

  4. Event

    Workshop on raising awareness on ILO core conventions and labour commitments in the free trade agreements

    The event is co-organized by ILO and VGCL with the aim to raise awareness for key trade union leaders, especially the newly elected presidents of FOLs, Industrial Unions on ILO core conventions.

  5. Opinion

    EU-Viet Nam trade deal important to encourage Viet Nam to stay on course of labour reform

    28 September 2018

    ILO Viet Nam Director, Chang-Hee Lee, comments on the role of the EU- Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement to the country’s journey towards democratic governance in labour markets.

  6. International labour standards

    Free trade deal with EU calls on Viet Nam to ratify remaining fundamental labour standards

    30 July 2018

    ILO’s fundamental conventions provide for rights that should enable labour market actors in Viet Nam to decide on and support the adjustments to labour market governance necessitated by trade liberalization.

  7. Trade union

    Nation’s industrial zone unions network established

    27 July 2018

    The network, which includes 50 trade unions of industrial zones, processing zones and economic zones in 48 cities and provinces across the country, is a ‘soft’ mechanism based on a voluntary basis, to support each another in performing trade union functions and tasks.