Vietnam takes significant steps toward a comprehensive child justice law

Vietnam takes significant steps toward a comprehensive child justice law

A workshop was organized in Hanoi on August 31 by the Supreme People’s Court of Vietnam and UNICEF with the support of the European Union Justice and Legal Empowerment Program (EU JULE) to learn from the experience of countries that have adopted child justice laws.
Female workers are having their health checked by the medical staff in programs held by HCMC Labor Union.

HCMC providing post-Covid care for laborers

In the Workers’ Month of this year, the labor unions at all levels in Ho Chi Minh City have been launching various medical care programs for thousands of laborers in the city, especially the post-Covid pregnant and females in need of gynecological examination.

HCMC People’s Council Chairwoman: Priority given to housing for workers

HCMC People’s Council Chairwoman: Priority given to housing for workers

Ms. Nguyen Thi Le, Chairwoman of the People's Council of Ho Chi Minh City, requested to focus on accelerating the implementation of the social housing development plan for the 2021 – 2025 period with the target of developing an additional 2.5 million square meters of floor areas, equivalent to about 35,000 apartments.
PM requests good preparations for all possible circumstances in 2022

PM requests good preparations for all possible circumstances in 2022

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on January 28 ordered preparations in all aspects at a higher level than usual during the first Government regular meeting of 2022 as no one can forecast all possible unexpected developments and there may be more difficulties and challenges than advantages and opportunities.
Covid-19 patients must have drugs even at nights: HCMC Chairman

Covid-19 patients must have drugs even at nights: HCMC Chairman

All Covid-19 patients must receive drugs even at night; therefore, chairpersons in wards must call the Director of the Health Department to provide medications if the ward is short of drugs, said Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai.
Non-governmental organisations active in social welfare

Non-governmental organisations active in social welfare

Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have been very active in social welfare projects across Vietnam, said Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Le Tan Dung at a conference in Hanoi on December 19 to promote cooperation with NGOs in this field.