The basic salary of government employees will increase by VND100,000 to VND830,000 per month, effective from May 1.
This was stated yesterday according to a government decree on minimum salary of employees.
The new basic salary will apply to those working in state organizations including armed forces.
On the same day, the Government also promulgated a decree on the 13.7 percent increase in retirement salary, social insurance and monthly subsidies for six groups of people.
The six groups include officials and civil servants in state organizations, servicemen, police and those buying social insurance themselves.