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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.

Domestic violence an under-reported problem in Vietnam

Like it or not, domestic violence happens far more often than reported in Vietnam, experts say.

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

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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