|: Employees of Hong Duc hospital have not received their full salaries for more than a year. — Photo vnexpress.net
HAI PHONG (VNS) — A hospital in northern Hai Phong city owes its employees a total of VND1.8 billion (US$80,120) in salary arrears that have not been paid since 2014.
Director of Hong Duc Hospital in Kien An District, Ngo Thuan Oanh said due to fund shortage, the hospital has not disbursed the salaries of its 120 employees since October 2014, the online Vnexpress newspaper reported.
The hospital staffs received a full salary for March this year and amounts ranging from VND1 to 3 million (($45 to 134) for April and May only.
The hospital owes a doctor up to VND300 million ($13,300).
Hai Phong Social Insurance this year discovered that Hong Duc hospital failed to pay social and health insurance for its employees and used tricks to steal more than VND1.1 billion ($4,900) from social insurance.
Hong Duc hospital has a total of 120 health workers. Among these, 30 people have an average monthly salary of VND5 million ($223), 40 get salaries ranging from VND6 to 25 million ($267 to 1,100) while the remaining, who are 50 fresh graduates on probation receive VND1 to 3 million ($45 to 134) per month each. — VNS