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Britain must boost support for modern slaves, court rules

Survivors of modern slavery in Britain should no longer have support cut off six weeks after they are officially recognized as victims by the ...

29 trafficked Vietnamese citizens found in UK van

Four men have been charged with human trafficking after 29 Vietnamese nationals were found in a van in England.

Two women probed for running surrogacy ring to sell newborns to China

Police in northern Vietnam are investigating two women who allegedly ran an illegal surrogacy ring which took Vietnamese women to China to deliver babies.
April 12, 2019 | 09:17 am GMT+7

UK jails Romanian man for trafficking 21 Vietnamese in refrigerated truck

A Romanian man will spend six years in a U.K. jail for smuggling 21 Vietnamese citizens into the country.
March 28, 2019 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese woman gets 8 years for selling girl as bride in China

A court has sentenced a woman to eight years in prison for luring and selling a 13-year-old girl as a bride in China.
March 13, 2019 | 10:33 am GMT+7

Asia ride-hailing giant trains drivers to fight human trafficking

Southeast Asia’s largest ride-hailing firm Grab said it is to train its millions of drivers to spot victims of human trafficking in one of the world’s worst hit regions.
March 12, 2019 | 08:30 am GMT+7

Vietnamese women probed for selling girls to Chinese men

Two Nghe An women are being investigated for selling two 15-year-old girls to Chinese men for VND280 million ($12,000).
March 12, 2019 | 07:40 am GMT+7

Wedlocked: tangled webs trap Cambodian 'brides' in China

Thousands of Cambodians fallen prey to criminal matchmakers who scour the poorest pockets of Southeast Asia for young brides to send to China.
March 11, 2019 | 08:59 am GMT+7

Romanian man jailed for smuggling 10 Vietnamese citizens

An England court Wednesday sentenced a Romanian to four years and six months in jail for trafficking 10 Vietnamese from Germany into the U.K.
March 09, 2019 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Four prosecuted for disappearance of Vietnamese tourists in Taiwan

Four people, two Taiwanese and two Vietnamese, have been prosecuted for last year’s mass disappearance of 152 Vietnamese tourists.
March 07, 2019 | 07:50 am GMT+7

Babies for sale: poverty in Vietnam, desperation in China

An insidious cocktail of abject poverty in Vietnam and desperation for progeny in China turns babies into commodities.
March 05, 2019 | 10:13 am GMT+7

Another Vietnamese woman investigated in sale of newborns to China

Nghe An police Friday began investigating a woman for luring a heavily-pregnant neighbor to China to sell her newborn.
February 16, 2019 | 11:19 am GMT+7

After 16 years of tears, woman gets back daughter trafficked to China

During Tet, the Lunar New Year holiday, the makeshift home of Khoi in Hai Phong City, 121 km east of Hanoi, is overflowing with joy.
February 10, 2019 | 09:35 am GMT+7

Vietnam probes sale of newborns to China

A 32-year-old woman from Nghe An is being investigated for luring pregnant women to China for selling their newborns.
January 28, 2019 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

10 Vietnamese caught while being smuggled from France to UK

Police in France’s Cherbourg city found 10 Vietnamese nationals crammed in a van that was on its way to the U.K.
January 24, 2019 | 08:07 am GMT+7
 
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