Microsoft launches a series of events “We Speak Code” in Vietnam

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Microsoft launches a series of events “We Speak Code” in Vietnam

Today, the “We Speak Code” event, organised by Microsoft, attracted more than 700 students from 18 universities and colleges across Vietnam.

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Press digest – April 21

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Vietnam gov’t wants to raise retirement age

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Vietnam gov’t wants to raise retirement age

Vietnam's retirement age should be raised by two to five years to prevent the country's pension fund from going bankrupt, according to a recent government proposal.

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Project opens wheelchair-accessibility to facilities

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The disabled people assistance project for 2014-2020 in Ho Chi Minh City requires new facilities to provide wheelchair-accessible areas.

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Vietnam minister proposes raising retirement ages

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Vietnam minister proposes raising retirement ages

Minister of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen proposed Friday that the current retirement ages be raised to 62 for men and 60 for women.

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Running away from illegal goldfields in Vietnam

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Running away from illegal goldfields in Vietnam

Most gold miners at illegal goldfields in central Vietnam gave up their hard labor after around a month and have stealthily fled from the isolated working places without being paid.

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Vietnam’s global competitiveness slides

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SaigonTimes English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s global competitiveness slides

HCMC - Vietnam’s economy has seen its global competitiveness waning as a result of its improper development model, says a report by the HCMC Party Committee.

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Doors opening for Vietnamese labor in Japan

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Doors opening for Vietnamese labor in Japan

Vietnamese work at a mushroom production and processing factory in Japan. Photo courtesy of Tuoi Tre

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Vietnam leather firm leader faces charges in employees’ deaths

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Vietnam leather firm leader faces charges in employees’ deaths

Hao Duong Leather Joint-stock Company in Ho Chi Minh City's Nha Be District, where three employees died from asphyxia last year / PHOTO COURTESY OF VNEXPRESS

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Experts give opinions to new rules on domestic workers

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Experts give opinions to new rules on domestic workers

The new regulations on domestic workers should be more concrete so that they can be implemented efficiently when they take effect next month, some experts have said.

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Vietnam employers required to contract domestic workers beginning May 25

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Vietnam employers required to contract domestic workers beginning May 25

As of May 25, those who employ domestic workers in Vietnam must sign a labor contract with them and must not pay them less than applicable minimum wages, according to a new governmental decree.

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100 laborers flee from gold mine in central Vietnam

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100 laborers flee from gold mine in central Vietnam

It was a chaotic scene on Thursday when nearly 100 laborers ran to escape from alleged slave labor conditions in a gold mine located in Quang Nam central province.

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Labor market cramped due to Chinese workers

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – The increase in Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) in recent years has cleared the way for Chinese workers to flock to Vietnam, raising worries about the impact on socio-economic development.

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Rate of illegal overstaying workers rises, Korean labor market may close

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Rate of illegal overstaying workers rises, Korean labor market may close

VietNamNet Bridge – The rate of Vietnamese workers overstaying their visas in South Korea fell to nearly 39 percent last October, but the trend has since reversed and now stands at 49 percent, according to a conference on April 2.

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2 Vietnam teenagers escape slave labor at gold mines

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2 Vietnam teenagers escape slave labor at gold mines

Pham Van Hao, 17, (left) and Pham Van Cuong, 19, at Quang Nam Province’s child support center after escaping from slave labor conditions at a local gold mine. Photo by Hoang Son

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