Hanoi (VNA) – The 14th National Assembly passed a
resolution approving Vietnam’s accession to Convention 98 of the
International Labour Organisation (ILO) and another on the establishment of
a thematic supervision delegation of the NA in 2020.
Lawmakers at the seventh working session of the 14th
National Assembly (Photo: VNA)
Under the resolution approving Vietnam’s accession to the ILO’s Convention
98 concerning the Application of the Principles of the Right to Organise and
Collective Bargaining, which was adopted with 93.39 percent of votes,
Vietnam will apply the entire content of the convention.
The NA assigns the Government, the Supreme People’s
Court, the Supreme People’s Procuracy, the Vietnam General Confederation of
Labour and related organisations and agencies to review stipulations in
Appendix 2 of the Labour Code and other relevant legal documents with a view
to timely amending, supplementing them or issue new ones to ensure the
consistency of the legal system and to realise commitments under Convention
The Government is to instruct relevant ministries
and agencies to complete procedures for joining the convention and define
the point the convention takes effect for Vietnam in line with the
eanwhile, the resolution on the establishment of a
thematic supervision delegation of the NA in 2020 went through the
legislature with 91.53 percent of votes.
The NA appointed NA Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu to be
head of the delegation, along with three deputy heads.
The resolution requires the delegation to report the
supervision outcomes to the NA Standing Committee at the committee’s meeting
in April 2020, and to the NA at the 9th session in May 2020.
Earlier, the NA approved three laws, which are the
Law on Execution of Criminal Judgments, the revised Law on Education, and
the Law on Amending, Supplementing A Number of Articles of the Law on
Insurance Business and the Law on Intellectual Property.
The NA’s 7th session is to conclude later the same