On March 29th, 2019, at the Ministry’s Head office, Deputy Minister Doan Mau Diep had a cordial meeting with Mr. Michael W.Shepard, General Director of Nike Vietnam Company. Attending the meeting were Leaders of the Department of Industrial Relationship and Wages and relevants units under the Ministry.
At the meeting, Deputy Minister Doan Mau Diep highly appreciated the cooperation relationship between Nike and Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) in the field of labour, employment, ensuring benefit for labourers.
Sharing with Mr. Michael W.Shepard, Deputy Minister Doan Mau Diep said that Vietnam has been implementing the Project of Labour Code (amending). This is the Code having the inclusive effect in society, especially the contents relating to right and benefit of labourers. The amending will ensure the synchronizing of the Law issued, and solve the limitation from practice, contribute to complete legislation on labour market... some major contents of the Draft of Labour Code (amending) containing: the content on labour contract; overtime; minimum wage and the policies on salary; authorization of labour inspector; labourer’s organization at the enterprises; issue on dialogue at work site, collaborative negociation in the context of there are many representative organizations; issue on solving labour confiction – strike; the other amending, supplementation to ensure the possibilities, the unification of the official document system.
Report to the Deputy Minister on the growth situation of Nike vietnam in the last year, General Director Michael W.Shepard said that, in 2018, total number of Nike’s foot wears produced in Vietnam accounted for 50% of the number of Nike’s foot wears produced on the world. The developed strategic of the Company in the next 10 years will increase up 2 folds of the number of products produced each year based to the renewing produce method, application of science high-tech technology, and improving the skill of labourers. With this target, the Company hope to the longlasting cooperation and the consulting of MOLISA for the highest mobilization of the resource, labour and technology.
Deputy Minister Doan Mau Diep congratulate the success of Nike Vietnam for the past time. He affirmed that MOLISA would alway acompany and support enterprises in guiding of suitably using the support resource to get the target in the forthcoming time. The Deputy Minister wish Nike Vietnam continue succeed in the coming time.