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Should Vietnam open red light districts?

A red light district on tourist-haven Phu Quoc? Let the debate begin. 

Saigon police bust sex work ring aimed at foreigners

The young women, who got around $11 to have sex with strangers, are believed to have been working 24/7.

Saigon police bust 'high-end' prostitution ring involving models, actresses

Amateur actresses and models were providing sexual services for up to $2,500.
August 18, 2017 | 10:30 am GMT+7

Sex robots: perverted or practical in fight against sex trafficking?

Spanish scientist Sergi Santos designed silicone sex dolls with artificial brains that will not only earn him money but may also be used to staff brothels and help combat sex ...
July 20, 2017 | 09:04 am GMT+7

Malaysian police rescue 19 Vietnamese women from forced prostitution

The women were promised work in massage parlors but were instead exploited as sex workers.
July 16, 2017 | 10:20 am GMT+7

Vietnamese woman fined for offering sex services to policeman in Malaysia

She pleaded guilty and paid the fine of $465 at a trial on Tuesday.
July 05, 2017 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Sex in Thai city frustrates junta

Thai authorities launched a "Happy Zone" at the weekend, pledging not to allow prostitution there.
March 27, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

Malaysia arrests five Vietnamese women in prostitution raid

Immigration officers said the women were able to earn ‘a lot of money’ from the service.
March 15, 2017 | 09:57 pm GMT+7

5 Vietnamese women rescued from forced prostitution in Malaysia

Police said they were trafficking victims and had been forced to work as prostitutes in Malacca for 10 months.
January 19, 2017 | 04:33 pm GMT+7

Indonesia arrests 8 Vietnamese women in prostitution crackdown: report

Officials said the women entered Indonesia as tourists but then worked illegally as sex workers.
January 07, 2017 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

Prostitution in Saigon: sex trade finds a new face

More cafes go "decaf". More barbers offer the no-cut. Risks bubble.
July 16, 2016 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

“We don’t do... prostitution”

Such message would have to appear outside businesses offering sensitive services in Ho Chi Minh City.
July 02, 2016 | 06:04 pm GMT+7

Legalize brothels, stop punishing sex workers who solicit: U.K. parliamentary watchdog

Sex workers in England and Wales should not face criminal charges for soliciting and brothels should be legalized, a British parliamentary group said on Friday, calling for local ...
July 01, 2016 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

Saigon to reward informants for reporting illegal activities

Members of the public may be awarded up to VND5 million (250USD) for informing police about illegal activities such as prostitution and human trafficking, according to authorities ...
May 18, 2016 | 05:35 pm GMT+7