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Trump's immigration rules threaten remittances to Vietnam

Vietnam's remittances from the U.S. made up 4 percent of the country's GDP in 2016. 

Kim killing sheds light on murky world of women migrants

The Kim murder has brought unwelcome attention to migrant women who already have much to fear from Malaysian ...

Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech

The U.S. president showed a different side in his first prime-time address to Congress.
March 01, 2017 | 04:52 pm GMT+7

The American Dream: Vietnamese immigrants in top 10 for gaining US citizenship

Under President Trump, applications are expected to surge before walls are erected.
February 25, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese banks race to cash in on surging remittances before Lunar New Year

Many banks see remittances as an attractive business because they generate steady fees and require little capital.
January 12, 2017 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

New York will 'protect' immigrants, mayor tells Trump

'We will do all we can to protect our residents and to make sure that families are not torn apart.'
November 17, 2016 | 09:39 am GMT+7

Turkish troops kill 11 Syrians trying to cross border

Turkish border guards shot dead at least 11 Syrians, mostly from one family, as they tried to cross into Turkey from northwestern Syria, activists and a monitoring group said on ...
June 20, 2016 | 09:14 am GMT+7

U.S. couple accused of enslaving two South Korean children

An indictment against a New York couple accused of treating two immigrant children living in their home like their personal slaves "read like a frightening childhood fairy tale", ...
June 03, 2016 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

Greek coastguard rescues migrants in sinking off Crete

More than 200 migrants were rescued in the south Aegean Sea off the island of Crete after their boat sank, Greece's coastguard said on Friday.
June 03, 2016 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Therapy dogs help New York immigrant kids clear reading hurdles

A reading program aimed at improving the literacy skills of immigrant children uses therapy dogs as furry, non judgmental listeners.
May 17, 2016 | 03:12 pm GMT+7