ILO programme to promote New Industrial Relations Framework in Viet Nam

News and events

  1. Labour law reform

    Retirement age, overtime top lawmakers’ discussion on revised Labour Code

    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.

  2. Labour research

    Winners named for labour research contest

    28 March 2019

    The competition helps Viet Nam’s academic community improve research capacity on labour issues with a focus on industrial relations.

  3. Compliance

    Viet Nam launches labour inspection campaign to promote sustainable woodwork industry development

    27 March 2019

    There are numerous challenges in labour law compliance in this sector, notably in overtime, labour contracts, unemployment benefits, occupational safety and health, and social insurance.

  4. Gender equality

    Give International Women’s Day its true meaning in Viet Nam

    08 March 2019

    By Andrea Prince, Senior Labour Lawyer, International Labour Organization in Viet Nam

  5. Trade union

    How immediate upper level unions work in other countries and some observation in Viet Nam

    14 February 2019

    By Dr Chang Hee Lee, senior industrial relations specialist and ILO Viet Nam Director

  6. Industrial relations

    Multi-employer social dialogue benefits southern garment workers

    21 January 2019

    The collective action can reduce staff turnover, strengthen the relationship between workers and employers, and promote stable industrial relations, allowing workers to enjoy the same working conditions across firms.

  7. Collective bargaining

    Multi-employer collective bargaining agreement extended to 10 tourism companies

    04 January 2019

    The number of participating firms in Da Nang City is expected to reach 50 in 2019.