TITLE

International benefits roundup includes news from Japan, Vietnam, Australia

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Jun2009, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to employee benefits in the Asia Pacific region. The government of Japan has proposed tax reform legislation that would allow employees to make contributions to defined contribution retirement plans, with employee contributions subject to a cap equal to the employer contribution. Employers and employees in Vietnam are being required to make unemployment insurance contributions. Several legislative changes have been made in Australia to treat same-sex couples the same as married couples.
ACCESSION #
41338070

 

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