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Friday, December 3, 2021
Tags: the Ministry of Education and Training
PM and four deputy PMs assigned responsibilities PM and four deputy PMs assigned responsibilities
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a decision to assign tasks to himself and four deputy PMs. The Prime Minister fully performs the tasks and powers prescribed by the Constitution and the Law on Government Organization.
Freedom of movement in Vietnam in the context of COVID-19 pandemic Freedom of movement in Vietnam in the context of COVID-19 pandemic
Freedom of movement is among the fundamental rights under the 1966 International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) to which Vietnam has been a member state since 1982. Freedom of movement not only creates the premise for an individual to enjoy civil, political, and other economic, social and cultural rights, but also as a condition to promote the development of the economy and society of countries. Nonetheless, the right to freedom of movement is not absolute and can be subjected to restrictions in certain circumstances. The following article examines the regulations on restrictions on freedom of movement following the ICCPR and Vietnam’s law, and evaluates the practical implementation as well as the shortcomings of the restrictions amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Foreigners teaching foreign languages in Vietnam to be obliged to possess appropriate certificates Foreigners teaching foreign languages in Vietnam to be obliged to possess appropriate certificates
A foreign teacher wishing to teach his mother-tongue language in Vietnam would have to possess a college or higher degree and a certificate of being trained in teaching of such language.
New regulations applicable to foreign workers in Vietnam New regulations applicable to foreign workers in Vietnam
Under Government Decree 152/2020/ND-CP dated December 30, 2020, on management of foreign workers in Vietnam and recruitment and management of Vietnamese workers for Vietnam-based foreign entities and individuals, a foreign worker may be exempt from Vietnam’s work permit.
Autonomy in higher education: Tuition fee increase must go along with training quality improvement Autonomy in higher education: Tuition fee increase must go along with training quality improvement
In early June this year, students of the Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University, a public university managed by the Ministry of Education and Training, were shocked to hear that the tuition fee for the 2020-21 academic year will increase to VND 30-70 million (around USD 1,300-3,000), a significant hike from the average fee level of VND 13 million applied in the previous academic year.
Top 10 outstanding events in Vietnam in 2020 Top 10 outstanding events in Vietnam in 2020
The Vietnam News Agency has selected the top 10 outstanding events in Vietnam in 2020.
Career orientation to be incorporated in primary education programs Career orientation to be incorporated in primary education programs
Career orientation, job counseling and startup assistance would be incorporated in educational programs of all levels, ranging from primary education to higher education.
Glossary of education terms Glossary of education terms
Early childhood education in disadvantaged areas to receive better financial aid Early childhood education in disadvantaged areas to receive better financial aid
More public early childhood classes will be built in communes with particularly difficult socio-economic conditions, as part of a policy on early childhood education development issued by the Government under Decree 105 dated September 8.
Strategy for State Audit development to 2030 adopted Strategy for State Audit development to 2030 adopted
Lawmakers agreed to promulgate a strategy for the development of State Audit from 2021 to 2030 at the 47th session of the National Assembly Standing Committee, which wrapped up in Hanoi on August 12.

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