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Taiwan crackdown on illegal migrants nets 246 Vietnamese: report

Of 413 illegal migrant workers arrested in Taiwan Saturday, 246 were Vietnamese, working in factories, construction sites, restaurants and massage parlors.

Vietnamese should pay ‘goodbye fee’ when exiting country: lawmaker

Vietnamese should pay a ‘goodbye fee’ of $3-5 every time they leave the country, a former tourism official and now lawmaker suggests.

Seven probed for trafficking job seekers to Taiwan

Police in the northern Quang Ninh Province are investigating seven people in a human trafficking case involving illegal work in Taiwan.
May 21, 2019 | 05:29 pm GMT+7

South Korea says no to Vietnamese workers from 10 provinces

South Korea will temporarily stop receiving Vietnamese workers from 40 districts in 10 provinces this year.
May 07, 2019 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Trump cuts aid to Central American countries as migrant crisis deepens

The U.S. cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Saturday after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States.
March 31, 2019 | 09:50 am GMT+7

22 Vietnamese illegal workers arrested in Taiwan

22 Vietnamese arrested Thursday on suspicion of working illegally in Taiwan could be deported, the Liberty Times reported Friday.
March 16, 2019 | 09:19 pm GMT+7

South Korea tightens visa rules for Vietnamese students

Rising numbers of overstaying Vietnamese students have prompted South Korea to tighten visa rules for applicants, the Korea Herald reports.
March 04, 2019 | 07:49 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese pork banned in several countries due to swine fever fears

Some countries and terriories are banning pork imports from Vietnam following the recent outbreaks of African swine fever in the country.
March 04, 2019 | 01:32 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese woman, forced to stay overnight, escapes from Japanese airport

A Vietnamese woman fled from a Japanese airport Sunday after a delay in processing her papers forced her to stay there overnight.
February 11, 2019 | 01:53 pm GMT+7

Most foreigners with fake admin documents in Cambodia are Vietnamese

Vietnamese nationals possessed 90 percent of all illegal administrative documents seized from foreigners in Cambodia last year.
January 22, 2019 | 04:26 pm GMT+7

Hong Kong exempts visa for Vietnamese diplomatic passport holders

People with diplomatic and official Vietnamese passports will not require visas to go to Hong Kong starting Thursday.
January 17, 2019 | 04:24 pm GMT+7

Taiwan to introduce amnesty program for overstaying foreigners

Taiwan plans a February-June amnesty program for overstaying foreign nationals including Vietnamese, offering reduced fines and shortened reentry bans.
January 07, 2019 | 02:43 pm GMT+7

Taiwan cancels many visa applications after 152 Vietnamese tourists ‘disappear’

Taiwan is searching for 152 Vietnamese tourists who went missing in the southwestern city of Kaohsiung late last week.
December 26, 2018 | 02:09 pm GMT+7

'Cut away': Dual nationals feel cast adrift in Japan

'I realised that, without any reason, I was being rejected. I was being cut away from my country even though I was born with a Japanese passport.'
December 23, 2018 | 10:36 am GMT+7

Two sisters detained in central Vietnam for trafficking woman to China

Two sisters in Nghe An Province have been detained for smuggling a woman to China 10 years ago.
November 06, 2018 | 01:39 pm GMT+7
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