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Name: Decree No. 195-CP on implementation of a number of articles of the Labour Code with respect to working hours and rest breaks.
Country: Viet Nam
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1994-12-31
Entry into force:
Published on: Foreign Investment Laws of Vietnam, pp. IV-187/194
Official Gazette, 1995-07-15, No. 13 (1342), pp. 338-340
ISN: VNM-1994-R-50131
Bibliography: Foreign Investment Laws of Vietnam, pp. IV-187/194
Official Gazette, 1995-07-15, No. 13 (1342), pp. 338-340
Bureau for Safe Work Bureau for Safe Work Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Viet Nam English Translation English Translation (consulted on 2010-08-20)
Abstract/Citation: Sets normal working time at eight hours a day, and no more than 48 hours a week. Provides for rest breaks and overtime, and prohibits employers from assigning female employees tasks which may endanger their ability to bear children. Regularly updated.
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