Doãn Mậu Diệp. — Photo tienphong.vn Doãn Mậu Diệp, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, speaks to the Tiền Phong (Vanguard) newspaper about how Việt Nam will revise the retirement age for workers or State employees How do you respond to a proposal that Việt Nam would raise the retirement age for its workers while many people in the working age still can’t find jobs? It is a real fact that in any labour market, job positions are always bigger than the actual number of working people. Yet, in all countries, many people are still unemployed. Japan is a good example. According to a national survey, there is only one candidate for four working positions while the unemployment rate in Japan currently stands at 2.4 per cent. In the real labour market, the mismatch between supply and demand happens in all countries, and Việt Nam is no exception. For example, in the Republic of Korea, the … [Read more...] about Why we have to increase the retirement age?
Yoga is good for the mind, body and soul. In Ho Chi Minh City special yoga classes have started to help people with disabilities. Watch our video to learn about the amazing work they do. … [Read more...] about Healthy mind, body and soul
16:30 | 16/06/2019 VGP - Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh attended the 5th Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) that took place in Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan from June 14-15. Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh (1st, right) addresses the 5th Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) in Dushanbe, Tajikistan Addressing the event, the Vice President affirmed Viet Nam’s consistent policy of treasuring peace, cooperation and development, promoting international integration, actively engaging in and contributing to the international community’s common work, building and shaping multilateral mechanisms at regional and global levels based on the principles of equality, transparency and respect for law. She emphasized that Viet Nam always works hard to maintain a peaceful and stable environment in the region, ensure aviation and maritime freedom, … [Read more...] about Vice President attends 5th CICA in Tajikistan
The Alexandre Yersin Museum is located on the 2nd floor of the Nha Trang Pasteur Institute, which he founded in 1895. The 100-square-meter museum features his collection of books, from fairy tales to classic literature, his hand-written letters, photographs from his travels around Vietnam, laboratory equipment, and other personal belongings of an erudite scholar in all fields of medicine, astronomy, geography, science, and art. Yersin, as a 28-year-old French man, first set foot on the Nha Trang coast in 1891, pursuing a dream of tropical forest exploration. On display are numerous Yersin's hand-writing pieces such as his travel diary and letters to friends. Source: kienthuc.net.vn Called by locals Mr. Tu, Yersin was the first European to provide health services in the region. Photos on display at the museum show a kind-hearted man who treated his Vietnamese patients for free and enthusiastically supported the poor fishermen who lived in Con village where he had … [Read more...] about Alexandre Yersin legacy showcased in Nha Trang museum
19:17 | 14/06/2019 VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Friday sent a congratulatory message to H.E Mr. Antti Rinne who was sworn in as Prime Minister on Thursday to lead Finland's 75th Government. The same day, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh also extended congratulations to Pekka Haavisto after he was appointed as Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland./. … [Read more...] about PM congratulates Finland’s counterpart