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Name: Decision No 188/1999/QD-TTg on applying working week of 40 hours.
Country: Viet Nam
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 1999-09-11
Entry into force:
Published on: Cong Bao [English translation], 1999-10-22, No. 39, p. 8
ISN: VNM-1999-M-56206
Bibliography: Cong Bao [English translation], 1999-10-22, No. 39, p. 8
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: Provides for the implementation of the working regime of 40 hours a week, with five working days and two rest days on Saturday and Sunday. The regime applies to officials and public employees as well as to labourers in administrative and non-business agencies and units, and political and socio-political organisations.
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