Legal Workshop 2022 - Snapshot Of Labour & Social Security Update For Businesses
March 11, 2022
On March 11th, 2022, the exclusive webinar “Legal Workshop – Snapshot of Labour and Social Security Update for Businesses in 2022”, hosted by Talentnet, has provided businesses with a better understanding of existing Labour Code as well as Law on Social Insurance. Various complicated situations and commonly faced issues have been decoded by government representatives and legal expert of the event.
After a year of the Vietnam Labour Code 2019 coming into force, businesses are facing various issues with the new modifications, and still struggling to rightfully apply the laws. Furthermore, with the introduction of diverse changes regarding Social Security since January 2022, there is a growing need for clarification of these new adjustments. The webinar Legal Workshop: Snapshot of Labour and Social Security Update for Businesses in 2022 has been hosted with the aim to provide businesses with a better understanding of existing regulations, while ensuring business compliance, minimizing unnecessary disputes and risks.
- Mr. Nguyen Quoc Thanh – Deputy Director, Ho Chi Minh City Social Security
- Mr. Nguyen Bao Cuong – Manager, Division of Labour, Wage – Social Security, Department of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs in HCMC
- And Mr. Tran Ngoc Thich – Legal Head, Talentnet Corporation
Session 01: A brief overview of Labour Code and Law on Social Insurance in 2022
In the first part of the webinar, Mr. Tran Ngoc Thich has shared and discussed a few key highlights of compulsory insurances for workers including:
- Updating new regulations regarding Social Insurance Fund contribution rate of local workers and expatriates.
- Explaining whether expatriates are required to participate in Social Insurance or not in certain situations.
- A few reminders about the period of social insurance premium payment reserved, changing social insurance regime, and others.
Additionally, Mr. Tran Ngoc Thich also discussed various issues on the subject of labour contract, especially digital labour contract, labour contract termination. Furthermore, new sexual harassment preventions under the Labour Code 2019 are also mentioned at the webinar.
Session 02: Decoding commonly faced issues regarding Labour Code & Social Security
The second session was a panel discussion and live Q&A session with two government representatives, namely Mr. Nguyen Quoc Thanh and Mr. Tran Bao Cuong, accompanied by Mr. Tran Ngoc Thich as a moderator.
The guest speakers have provided insightful answers to numerous questions from over 300 attendees regarding particular situations when applying laws and regulations, including signing digital labour contract, wages and allowances for workers, labour discipline, and registering social insurance for expatriates,…
Legal Workshop is an annual event hosted by Payroll services & HR Outsourcing services of Talentnet with the aim to provide attendees with the latest updates on existing regulations. Therefore, Talentnet hopes to help businesses professionalize various HR processes to ensure business compliance and workers’ rights.
To download Mr. Tran Ngoc Thich‘s presentation, combined with a few noticeable answers to some questions in the webinar, please click here: