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Trade union to continue spending $6 million to support laid-off workers

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Tourism workers in Hoi An voice hope over social insurance policies 2023-08-20 [VNN]

Trade union to continue spending $6 million to support laid-off workers 2023-08-15 [VNN]

Vietnam Cuban trade union delegation continues work agenda in Vietnam 2023-07-26 [ACN]

Provincial Labor Union pays gift visit to workers with difficult circumstances 2023-05-13 [Bao Binh Duong]

Concerns for Vietnamese journalist after abduction 2023-04-21 [IFJ]

Journalist imprisoned in closed-door court hearing 2023-04-14 [IFJ]

Farewell to Jobs: Mass Layoffs and Precarity of Vietnamese Workers 2023-02-14 [Asian Labour Review]

“Mercedes in Two Years?” Grab Workers’ Mounting Discontent and Wildcat Strikes 2023-02-07 [Asian Labour Review]

Desperate Vietnamese draining social insurance accounts 2023-02-03 [asiatimes]

Taiwan The Vietnamese Debt Bondage Gamble 2023-01-17 [The Diplomat]

First Provincial Labour Arbitration Council: A Solid First Step 2023-01-03 [Fulcrum]

Vietnam Against the “Japanese Dream”: Vietnamese student-workers in Japan 2022-12-13 [Asian Labour Review]

Journalist assaulted by prison guards 2022-10-19 [IFJ]

The women workers of Vietnam’s silk farming industry 2022-08-28 [Equal Times]

Court upholds nine-year prison sentence for journalist 2022-08-27 [IFJ]

New law restricts journalists from recording court proceedings 2022-08-25 [IFJ]

Citizen journalist dies in detention 2022-08-12 [IFJ]

UNI Asia & Pacific bolsters ties with Vietnamese trade unions 2022-06-11 [UNI]

Journalist sentenced to ‘re-education' for alleged defamation 2022-04-13 [IFJ]

Journalist sentenced to prison for 'abusing democratic freedoms' 2022-04-12 [IFJ]

Vietnam Vietnam MOU is probably meaningless, but dangerous if it bears fruit 2022-04-01 [AWU]

Vietnam Australian Workers' Union says ag visa puts Vietnamese workers at risk 2022-03-31 [Country Life]

Journalist jailed for publishing ‘anti-state' propaganda 2022-03-24 [IFJ]

Behind the strikes in central Vietnam 2022-02-21 [VN Express]

Vietnam European Parliament expresses concern over treatment of Vietnamese workers in Serbia 2021-12-20 [BWI]

Vietnam European Parliament expresses concern over treatment of Vietnamese workers in Serbia 2021-12-18 [BWI]

Serbia Vietnamese workers at Chinese tyre factory in Serbia get back passports as activists call for human trafficking probe 2021-11-23 [South China Morning Post]

Five journalists sentenced to a combined total of almost 15 years in prison 2021-11-03 [IFJ]

Eight-year sentence for journalist upheld 2021-10-09 [IFJ]

From bathroom queues to loud sex: workers' on-site travails 2021-10-04 [VN Express]

Workers try to flee Vietnam's biggest city as coronavirus crisis worsens 2021-08-16 [Reuters]

COVID-19 Turned Vietnam's State-Run Union's Greatest Weakness Into Its Biggest Strength 2021-08-07 [The Diplomat]

Former editor and pro-democracy activist jailed 2021-07-15 [IFJ]

Independent journalist arrested for opposing socialist party 2021-07-05 [IFJ]

Vietnam Essex lorry deaths: Men jailed for killing 39 migrants in trailer 2021-01-22 [BBC]

Labour Update #94 2021-01-18 [TinyLetter]

Implementing new Labour Code will expedite Viet Nam's path to high income country 2021-01-11 [ILO]

Labour Update #93 2021-01-11 [TinyLetter]

Vietnam Labour Update #92 2021-01-04 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #91 2020-12-28 [TinyLetter]

Journalist arrested over infrastructure criticism 2020-12-22 [IFJ]

Govt to introduce extra pay for women's work on period 2020-12-20 [Tuoi Tre News]

Labour Update #90 2020-12-20 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #89 2020-12-14 [TinyLetter]

GrabBike riders strike over increased commission rate 2020-12-07 [VnExpress International]

Labour Update #88 2020-12-07 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #87 2020-11-30 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #86 2020-11-23 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #85 2020-11-16 [TinyLetter]

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