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Workers’ well-being in the crosshairs as NA debates overtime extension

Workers’ health and well-being took centerstage as Vietnamese parliament discussed raising the annual overtime limit to 400 hours.

Businesses renew request to double Vietnam's overtime limit: commerce chamber

Foreign firms have long been asking to raise this limit, which is lower than that of Vietnam's neighbors.

Japanese reporter died after 159 hours of overtime

A Japanese journalist died after working overtime, three days after Japan's upper-house election. 
October 06, 2017 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Death by overwork: Japan's 100-hour overtime cap sparks anger

'It's tantamount to endorsing a limit that could cause overwork deaths.'
April 19, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7
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