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2017-09-13

Demand to providing family book information when participating compulsory social insurance from 01 july, 2017

On 14th April, 2017, Vietnam Social Insurance (SI) Department issued the Decision No. 595/QD-BHXH promulgating provisions on management of collection of social insurance, health insurance, unemployment insurance premium, and...

Vietnam Public Holiday 2018 Calendar

Under Article 115 of the Labor Code 2012, employees are entitled to ten paid holiday each year. Accordingly, the Vietnam Public Holidays 2018 calendar as follows:     Holiday...
2017-09-13

Procedure for social insurance book after returning to employees

On 14th October, 2016 Vietnam Social Insurance Department has issued the Official Letter No 4027/BHXH-ST to guide check-up and handover social insurance book (SI book) to employees. After finishing...
2017-08-23

Proposal to increase the region-based minimum wages in 2018

On August 07th 2017, The National Wage Council (NWC) adopted the proposal of raising region-based minimum wages in 2018, which will be submitted to the Prime Minister for consideration...
2017-08-08

The exchange rate for social insurance contribution for second half of Y2017

Pursuant to point a, clause 7, Section D of the Circular 03/2007/TT-BLDTBXH, the official exchange rate for second half of year is the average exchange rate on inter-bank foreign...
2017-08-08

The important changes on contribution of compulsory social insurance

On 01st June, 2017, Vietnam Social Insurance department issued the Official Letter No. 2159/BHXH-BT guiding on premium of occupational accident and disease insurance fund and collection of social insurance,...
2017-08-08

Decrease contribution rate of unemployment insurance for employers in Y2017

According to the Article 51 in the Law on Employment 2013, the levels of and responsibility to pay unemployment insurance premiums are specified as follows: Employees shall pay unemployment...
2017-04-25

From 01st july, 2017: the common minimum wage increase from 1.210.000 to 1.300.000 per month

FROM 01st JULY, 2017: THE COMMON MINIMUM WAGE INCREASE FROM 1.210.000 TO 1.300.000 PER MONTH The current common minimum wage is 1,210,000 applied from 01st May, 2016 according to...
2017-04-10

Important changes in decision 595/QD-BHXH on management of collection of compusory social insurance that takes effect from 01 may 2017

Participants If the employees who belong to subject of compulsory social insurance in the Article 2, Law on Social Insurance 2014 are assigned to go study, practice or work...
2017-04-04

Procedure on check-up and handover social insurance book

According to Article 18 in the Law on Social Insurance 2014, social insurance book (SI book) will be kept and maintained by employee. Therefore, to ensure accuracy and completeness...
2017-04-04