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Mail-order wedding brokers little more than traffickers

Brokers marry off Vietnamese women to Korean men for money, apathetic to the fact they are putting them in harm’s way.

Vietnamese woman assaulted in South Korea recovers, to move to support center

The Vietnamese woman assaulted by her husband in South Korea earlier this month has recovered and will be moved to a shelter.

Vietnamese woman assaulted in South Korea wants divorce, custody of son

A Vietnamese subjected to violence from her South Korean husband is seeking a divorce and custody of their son.
July 10, 2019 | 03:07 pm GMT+7

Vietnam asks South Korea to protect women from domestic violence

The Vietnam embassy in South Korea has asked local authorities to deal strictly with domestic assaults on Vietnamese women.
July 09, 2019 | 08:23 pm GMT+7

South Korea expresses regret over domestic assault of Vietnamese woman

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon has expressed regret over the brutal assault of a Vietnamese woman by her Korean husband last week.
July 09, 2019 | 09:32 am GMT+7

South Korean man arrested for three-hour beating of Vietnamese wife

The South Korean police have arrested a man after a video showing him badly beating up his Vietnamese wife was widely shared online.
July 08, 2019 | 11:22 am GMT+7

Spare the rod, spoil the child approach scar Vietnamese children

Vietnam’s acceptance of parents’ right to exercise disciplinary violence has swept under the carpet the trauma many children suffer.
June 06, 2019 | 09:46 am GMT+7

In Vietnam, domestic violence spans across every walk of life

Domestic violence is widespread in Vietnam but the victims, usually women, conceal it fearing shame and stigma.
December 23, 2018 | 07:33 pm GMT+7

Domestic violence an under-reported problem in Vietnam

Like it or not, domestic violence happens far more often than reported in Vietnam, experts say.
December 13, 2018 | 05:20 pm GMT+7

Singaporean jailed for abusing Vietnamese wife

A Singapore court has jailed a man for beating his wife despite a personal protection order issued against him.
November 30, 2018 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Home 'most dangerous place' for women, UN study shows

Over half the women who were murdered last year were killed by their partners or family members, a new U.N. study said Sunday.
November 27, 2018 | 08:17 am GMT+7

Forced pregnancies, fetus sex choice tantamount to domestic violence: conference

The ambit of Vietnam’s domestic violence law should be expanded to include coerced pregnancies and other offences, officials say.
October 27, 2018 | 03:52 pm GMT+7

Why women keep beating each other up

The worst thing is, most of the time it's over men.
September 11, 2017 | 11:51 am GMT+7

Chinese man sentenced to death for fatally stabbing Vietnamese wife

He allegedly stabbed her over 50 times after she refused to move to China with him.
April 26, 2017 | 04:55 pm GMT+7

Many Vietnamese women believe spousal abuse can be justified: survey

Abused women remain silent to earn respect from family members or community.
December 01, 2016 | 03:14 pm GMT+7
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