Mining health and safety should be improved
14:30 | 15/08/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - On July 31, 2013, a gas asphyxiation incident killed three coal officers at the coal seam 643 in Vang Danh Ward, Uong Bi City under the management of the Dong Vong Coal Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of the Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin). Earlier, in June two labor accidents in the coal mining sector also killed two coal workers.
Poverty reduction opportunities for ethnic minority groups
14:13 | 13/08/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - With a target of increasing incomes for 10,000 households, creating an additional 1,000 jobs and helping at least 3,000 households escape from poverty, the Market Access for the Rural Poor Program (MARP) is expected to provide poverty eradication opportunities for rural people, especially ethnic minority groups.
PGPPC highlighted for OHS
08:01 | 07/08/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Phu Giang Paper and Packaging Company (PGPPC) aimed at sustainable development and has been very attentive to its employees in terms of living standards and occupational health and safety (OHS) conditions.
Amending vocational training project
15:52 | 05/08/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs submitted to the government a draft decision on amending and supplementing a number of articles in Prime Ministerial Decision 1956/QD-TTg dated November 27, 1999 on vocational training projects for rural workers by 2020. This was considered necessary to help the implementation of vocational training projects.
Vocational training for rural people
08:45 | 01/08/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Offering vocational training based on local strengths and integrating vocational training into socioeconomic development and production programs is something that Dien Bien, Bac Kan and Nam Dinh provinces have done to overcome difficulties upon implementing Project 1956 which provides vocational training for rural people to 2020.
Breakthrough in new rural area construction
17:01 | 31/07/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - After nearly three years of the implementation of the national program on new rural area construction, the government and people of Hoang Dong Commune (Thanh Hoa Province) have created a breakthrough and completed almost criteria in the national program on new rural area construction.
Priority given to vocational training quality
08:52 | 15/07/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Training based on surveys on labor and vocational training demand, and on commitments with relevant organs to guarantee outputs for trainees are prerequisite conditions of Quang Nam Province before organizing vocational training courses for the local rural workers.
Reviving Hoa Tien brocade weaving village
08:04 | 04/07/2013 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Positive support from the Joint Program on Green Production and Trade in Vietnam aimed at increasing income and employment opportunities (JP) has helped revive the traditional Hoa Tien brocade weaving village which was almost on the brink of oblivion.