[Postponed] Comments and Recommendations to the Labor Code Revision from the Business Community

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Date(s) - Mar 19, 2019
8:00 am - 12:00 pm


3rd Floor, Seasons – Conference Center-Wedding, VCCI Tower


Please kindly be informed that the Government is in progress of arranging the schedule for this event. Therefore, the event will be postponed until May, 2019. We will inform you when the specific date and time are available.


Event Description

Draft of the Labor Code (amended) is currently revised and finalized by the Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs to submit to the Government for the first time in April 2019. This is a Code with a vast scope of adjustment and a profound effect on the business environment in Vietnam as well as Vietnam’s economic integration process to the world.

With an aim of creating a forum for State management agencies, associations, business community and experts to discuss and  comment on the Draft of the Labor Code, Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP), Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS), Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO), Vietnam Electronic Industries Association (VEIA), American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham Vietnam), Japan Business Association in Vietnam (JBAV) jointly organize the Conference on “Comments and recommendations to the Labor Code revision from the business community”.

Expected guests: Office of the Government, Representatives of the Ministries: Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Ministry of Justice; specialized management agencies, business associations, enterprises, experts and news, media agencies.


08:00 – 08:30Guests and delegates greetingOrganizing team
08:30 – 08:35Statement of reasons and delegates’ introductionOrganizing team
08:35 – 08:45Opening speechMr. Hoang Quang Phong – Vice President of VCCI
08:45 – 09:15Speech: Updates on Draft of the Labor Code (amended)Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs
09:15 – 10:00Panel discussion of the Associations and enterprises in different industries, including: Textile and Apparel, Footwear, Seafood, Electronics; American and Japanese businessesRepresentatives of the Associations and Enterprises
10:00 – 10:15Break
10:15 – 10:35Panel discussion of CIEM and VCCIRepresentatives of CIEM, VCCI
10:35 – 11:45DiscussionAll participants
11:45 – 12:00Conclusion and closingOrganizing team


Please kindly download the registration form and send to Ms. Amy via [email protected]