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Regional conference highlight female labourers, trade union’s role 2017-12-07 [VietnamPlus]

Ministry inspects Samsung Vietnam over worker mistreatment 2017-11-29 [VietnamNet]

Samsung rejects NGO report on worker mistreatment 2017-11-29 [VietnamNet]

Union and environmental activist to be tried for abuse of democratic freedoms 2017-11-13 [RFA]

Uphill battle to ban use of cancer-linked white asbestos in Vietnam: experts 2017-10-09 [VN Express]

8,000 workers wildcat at footwear factory 2017-10-06 [libcom.org]

Large company in Hanoi has sacked 80 percent of workers, replacing them with robots 2017-09-29 [Vietnam Net ]

Workers to be given seven-day Lunar New Year break 2017-09-29 [VN Express]

Trade union relations set up between Vietnam and USA 2017-09-27 [VietnamNet]

Trade unions from Vietnam and Cuba strengthen traditional relationships 2017-09-27 [VNA]

Workers end 5-day strike after company scraps draconian death leave rule 2017-09-18 [VN Express]

6,000 workers involved in wildcat strike at clothing factory 2017-09-12 [libcom.org]

Is the minimum wage structure sustainable? 2017-09-12 [VN Express]

6,000 workers go on strike at Vietnam's garment factory 2017-09-11 [VN Express]

Around 6,000 workers strike at Vietnam garment factory: media 2017-09-11 [Reuters]

Labour confederation ready to support Cuban workers’ union 2017-08-31 [+]

Move to Independent Labor Unions Stalls 2017-08-23 [Bloomberg BNA ]

Blow to workers' union as Vietnam set for 11-year-low minimum wage bump 2017-08-23 [VN Express]

Wage Increase Vexes Both Employers and Employees 2017-08-23 [Bloomberg BNA]

Mekong Delta fights for survival amidst climate change and unbridled development 2017-08-15 [Equal Times]

Older workers being pushed out to be replaced by cheaper young workers 2017-08-08 [VietnamNet]

Firms move to push out veteran labourers 2017-08-06 [Vietnam Net]

Trade unions adopt new approach to communicate with workers 2017-06-27 [Vietnam+]

Sleepless: confessions of Hanoi night workers 2017-06-27 [VNExpress]

Sleepless: Saigon edition 2017-06-27 [VNExpress]

Grab or xe om? The clashing paths of Vietnamese drivers 2017-06-27 [VNExpress]

10,000 Vinasun cabbies seek permission for rally against Uber, Grab 2017-06-27 [Tuoi Tre]

Đình công tự phát: wildcat strikes in post-socialist Vietnam 2017-06-27 [Chuang]

#Land disputes in #Vietnam: the #SocialNetworks mobilise 2017-06-12 [equal times]

Labor exporters suspend sending Viet construction and domestic workers to Qatar 2017-06-10 [Nikkei ]

ASEAN labor officials prepare action on Vientiane declaration 2017-04-21 [JP]

Foreign workers may be forced to pay social insurance in Vietnam 2017-04-20 [vnexpress]

Workers’ rentals: unrealistic policies don’t help 2017-04-17 [vietnamnews]

Cut in unemployment payments good for firms. And for workers? 2017-04-17 [vietnamnews]

Supply of skilled tourism workers falls short 2017-04-11 [vietnamnews]

Korean tests for VN workers to start in June 2017-04-10 [vietnamnews]

Free labour movement might hurt many Vietnamese workers 2017-04-08 [vietnamnet]

Foreign factory fires Chinese manager, vows to improve workers' rights after revolt 2017-04-04 [vnexpress]

Regulations tightened on guest worker providers 2017-03-30 [Vietnam Net News]

Trafficked & enslaved: Vietnamese teenagers tend UK cannabis farms 2017-03-26 [Guardian]

Partnership to benefit 45,000 female factory workers 2017-03-26 [Viet Nam News]

Seeing sexual harassment in the workplace for what it is 2017-03-13 [Viet Nam News]

Unions can sue for insurance 2017-03-11 [The News]

Unions can sue for insurance 2017-03-11 [Viet Nam News]

Workers slam eroding conditions for women 2017-03-07 [Viet Nam Net]

Laws, norms discriminate against women at work 2017-03-06 [Vietnam News]

Factory Riots Flare Up over Samsung’s Violence Against Workers 2017-03-02 [Good Electronics]

A view from Vietnam: How the Southeast Asian nation is overcoming the roadblocks to become a high income economy 2017-02-13 [Interest]

Female workers’ clubs boost solidarity, confidence 2017-01-10 [Vietnam News]

Union bristles at plan to double overtime limit 2017-01-09 [VNExpress]

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