Production resumes after rare factory strike in Vietnam

April 2, 2015 5:38 AM

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HANOI, April 2 (Reuters) - Production resumed at a major footwear factory in Vietnam on Thursday after a rare six-day strike in a country aggressively courting investment for one of Asia's fastest-growing manufacturing centres.

Pou Yuen Vietnam, which employs 80,000 workers, makes footwear for brands including Nike Inc and Adidas , Lacoste, Converse and Reebok. The striking employees had been disgruntled about a social insurance law that goes into effect from 2016, which restricts the scope of entitlements for a lump sum p...

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