On Friday 20th April, EuroCham Co-Chairman Mr. Denis Brunetti and Chairwomen of Human Resource and Training Sector Committee Ms. Mai Lan Anh had a meeting with Mr. Nguyen Manh Cuong, Director General of International of Ministry of Labor - Invalids and Social Affairs in Hanoi. In the meeting, EuroCham Co-Chairman Denis Brunetti has expressed the appreciation of Ministry of Labor - Invalids and Social Affairs for the close cooperation during the last 20 years since EuroCham established in Viet Nam, besides Mr. Denis also expressed EuroCham good will to work closely with MOLISA regarding to supporting Vietnam Government in the progress of preparing for the EVFTA ratification, specifically to explore policy priorities, develop a cooperation plan for the forthcoming period, promote the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA); Vietnam's preparation for labor commitments in EVFTA.
Attending the meeting, EuroCham HR Sector Committee Chairwomen Ms. Mai Lan Anh also had a fruitful discussion with Mr. Cuong on the two concern issues of European enterprises were the draft decree on non-national workers enrollment in compulsory social insurance and the implementation of Decree 11/2016/ND-CP guiding some articles of Labour Code on foreign workers in Vietnam and relevant Circular. EuroCham delegates have received many constructive feedbacks from representative of MOLISA and will keep update on the progress the above issues. Director General Nguyen Manh Cuong welcomed EuroCham to keep regular dialogues with MOLISA departments so that MOLISA can have quick policy response to better improve the business environment for European enterprises in Vietnam.