(HBO) - Amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, implementing the direction of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the provincial Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, the labour federation of Hoa Binh province has directed trade unions at all levels to intensify pandemic prevention and control measures in the locality along with giving support to labourers affected by the pandemic.


 Representatives of businesses receive gift packages at the "Zero-dong” market.

Chairman of the provincial federation oflabour Nguyen Manh Cuong said trade unions at all levels have changes their operation methods to make their operation more effective in the pandemic context.

They presented gifts to trade union members staying in quarantine areas or working at checkpoints and workers of enterprises applying the "three-on-site solution” at working places. "Zero-dong” markets for disadvantaged labourers have been also organised.

As many as 1,000 gift packages worth nearly 200 million VND with essential goods such as rice, cooking oil, fish sauce, vegetables and fruits, were given to about 10 percent of workers in industrial parks.

Chairwoman of the trade union of Almine Vietnam Co., Ltd Nguyen Thi Thu Hangexpressed her delight at attention from trade union at all levels.

Meanwhile, Le Thi Nguyet, a worker at Coasia CM Vina JSC said she was very happy to participate in the "Zero-dong market" organized by the provincial labour cfederation, expressing her wish that the programme will be expanded to help reduce difficulties facing workers.

Nguyen Van Huan, who represented a unit that received the most gifts in the market, thanked the provincial labour federation for its timely support to workers, expressing the hope that similar markets will be held in other areas to help more labourers.

Besides the "Zero-dong” market, the provincial labour federation has directed all-level trade unions and trade union members who are not affected by the pandemic to make contributions to the COVID-19 prevention fund and the national COVID-19 vaccine fund, as well as donate essential goods to labourers who are under quarantine.

With the spirit of "fighting the pandemic like fighting the enemy", local trade unions at all levels have continued to implement more practical activities in the fight against the pandemic./.


Related Topics

Hoa Binh arouses national pride among youth union members, youngsters

Over the past time, members of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and young people in Hoa Binh province have actively organised practical and meaningful activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the historic Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7, 1954 - 2024). The events offered opportunities for youth union members and young people to learn, arouse pride of a heroic time of their predecessors, and promote the sense of responsibility in the cause of national construction and defence.

Cao Phong district steps up campaign on following President Ho Chi Minh’s example

The Standing Board of the Party Committee of Cao Phong district has issued many documents to step up the implementation of the Politburo’s instructions regarding the campaign on studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morality and lifestyle, a local official has said.

Hoa Binh city Fatherland Front Committee holds congress for 2024 - 2029 term

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Committee of Hoa Binh city organised its 21st congress for the 2024 - 2029 term on May 22-23, with 220 delegates representing people from all walks of life in the city.

Hoa Binh focuses on caring for ethnic minority communities

Lac Son district, with 91% of residents from ethnic minority groups, has shown strong performance in implementing programmes, projects and policies regarding ethnic affairs, with a focus on building rural infrastructure system and supporting locals in economic development and improving living conditions.

Former Hoa Binh leaders honoured with Party membership badge

The Hoa Binh Party Committee’s Standing Board on May 22 organised a ceremony to present 60, 50 and 45-year Party membership badges to three Party members who are former leaders of the province.

Public music festival for armed forces in Hoa Binh

The northern province of Hoa Binh was full of music and patriotism as the 10th Public Music Festival for the armed forces, youths and students successfully concluded.