PouYuen Vietnam has approximately 62,000 employees mostly women (Photo: SGGP)

PouYuen Vietnam lays off 2,786 workers

PouYuen Vietnam, a sports shoe manufacturer in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Tan District today announced it terminated 2,786 labor contracts due to the unfortunate circumstances of the Covid-19 crisis.
HCMC tightens control over health insurance spending

HCMC tightens control over health insurance spending

The People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City has sent its document to competent agencies and local administrations ordering to enhance control over health insurance spending citiwide.

81 percent of Vietnam's population buy health insurance

81 percent of Vietnam's population buy health insurance

Around 81.3 million Vietnamese people bought health insurance by the end of May, a representative of the Vietnam Social Security said at a conference to review the 5-year implementation of the Politburo’s Resolution No.21-NQ/TW on enhancing the Party’s leadership over social and health insurance work between 2012 and 2020 on June 28.