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Hanoi police bust surrogacy ring

Hanoi police are investigating a three-member ring that allegedly organized surrogacy for commercial purposes.

Surrogacy ring busted in northern Vietnam

Two women have been arrested and placed under investigation in Quang Ninh Province for illegally running a surrogacy ring for profit.

Vietnamese lawyer an Asian hero for freeing trafficked victims

Ta Ngoc Van, who has freed over 800 trafficking victims, has been chosen a ‘Class of Asia 21’ Young Leader.
August 15, 2019 | 03:00 pm GMT+7

Over 5 pct of Vietnamese children have trafficking-related experiences: report

In Vietnam, 5.6 percent of children may "have experiences related to child trafficking," said a report by Coram International and UNICEF.
August 15, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Suspect detained in disappearance of Vietnamese girl taken to court

A suspect detained in connection with the disappearance of a Vietnamese teen girl in England was brought to court Monday.
August 12, 2019 | 10:54 pm GMT+7

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.
July 23, 2019 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Health ministry suspects hospital insiders abetting trafficking of newborns

Hospitals and other institutions in Vietnam have been warned to prevent staff’s complicity in the trafficking of newborns.
June 25, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese nabbed for selling woman as bride in China

Police in the northern Son La Province have arrested a local woman after rescuing another woman she had trafficked to China.
June 23, 2019 | 09:29 am GMT+7

385 trafficking victims abroad need to be brought home

Vietnam is working with other countries to bring home 385 human trafficking victims who remain abroad.
June 05, 2019 | 04:13 pm GMT+7

Woman investigated for brokering sale of newborn to China

Nghe An police are investigating a woman for luring a heavily-pregnant neighbor to China to sell her newborn.
June 04, 2019 | 08:16 am GMT+7

Story of a father who criss-crossed China to rescue trafficked daughter

In an old house in suburban Hanoi, the 60-year-old man recalls his year-long effort to rescue his daughter from human traffickers in China.
May 21, 2019 | 04:38 pm GMT+7

British men admit smuggling 29 Vietnamese into UK

Two British men will be sentenced in October after admitting they trafficked 29 Vietnamese citizens into the U.K. last month.
May 10, 2019 | 10:12 am GMT+7

Vietnamese youth jailed for selling women to China

Two Vietnamese men have been sentenced to 12 years in prison each for tricking and selling four local women to China.
May 09, 2019 | 07:40 am GMT+7

UK compensates Vietnamese teen for illegal detainment, attempted rape

A Vietnamese teenager has been paid $110,500 by the U.K. government as compensation for illegal detention during which he was sexually assaulted.
May 03, 2019 | 06:56 pm GMT+7

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 government, the High Court ruled on Wednesday.
April 18, 2019 | 07:55 am GMT+7
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