Australian PM Morrison reaffirms commitments to foster strategic ties with VN 15:52 | 25/11/2019

VGP – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison reaffirmed his commitments to foster the strategic partnership with Viet Nam during his reception for Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on Monday.

PM Phuc attends groundbreaking ceremony of smart city in Busan 19:09 | 24/11/2019
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Sunday attended the groundbreaking ceremony of the first smart city in the southern port city of Busan, the Republic of Korea, as part of his tour to the Northeast Asian country from November 24-28.
PM Phuc to attend ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit, visit RoK 20:06 | 21/11/2019
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Spouse will attend the 2019 ASEAN-Republic of Korea (RoK) Commemorative Summit, the first Mekong-RoK Summit and pay an official visit to the RoK from November 24-28 at the invitation of President Moon Jae-in.
New Labor Code: Retirement age will be increased to 62 for men, 60 for women 16:15 | 20/11/2019

VGP – The retirement age of Vietnamese workers at normal working conditions will be raised to 62 for men by 2028 and 60 for women by 2035, according to the freshly-approved Labor Code. 

Region–based minimum wage to increase from January 1, 2020 12:39 | 20/11/2019

VGP – Since January 1, 2020, the region–based minimum wage will increase by VND150,000 to VND240,000 compared to the 2019, according to the Government’s recently-issued  Decree No. 90/2019/ND-CP stipulating the region – based minimum wage levels applicable to laborers working under contracts.

Viet Nam deploys next level-2 field hospital to South Sudan 17:01 | 19/11/2019
VGP - Vietnamese medical staff departed Tuesday for South Sudan to run the second rotation of Viet Nam's level-two field hospital as part of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the African country.
Theme and priorities of Viet Nam’s 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship unveiled 14:57 | 18/11/2019

VGP – Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung unveiled the official theme and top priorities of Viet Nam’s 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship at a press conference on Monday.

PM figures out measures to improve Vietnamese laborers’ skills 15:07 | 16/11/2019
VGP – The first-ever national forum on improving Vietnamese laborers’ skills took place Saturday amid a string of unanswered questions, especially those related to vocational training.
25th ASEAN Transport Ministers’ Meeting opens in Ha Noi 17:06 | 14/11/2019

VGP – The 25th ASEAN Transport Ministers’ Meeting (ATM 25) and related meetings with dialogue partners, including China, Japan and the Republic of Korea, officially commenced in Ha Noi on November 14.

Legislature passes Resolution on 2020 state budget plan 10:31 | 13/11/2019

VGP – With 93.37% of votes, the National Assembly passed a resolution on state budget plan for 2020 on November 12 in Ha Noi.