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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.

Vietnam come 7th among 110 teams at International Mathematics Olympiad

Six members of the Vietnamese team attending the 2019 International Mathematics Olympiad won two gold and four silver medals.

Finland lights up Da Nang skies, wins fireworks festival

Finland, making its maiden appearance in the Da Nang fireworks festival, has won the competition.
July 07, 2019 | 12:31 pm GMT+7

UK, Finland teams in championship tussle at Da Nang firework fest

The Da Nang fireworks festival will climax on July 6 with a clash between Pyrotex Fireworx Ltd from the U.K. and JoHo Pyro Professional AB of Finland.
June 24, 2019 | 09:04 pm GMT+7

British health minister Hancock joins race to replace May as prime minister

British health minister Matt Hancock said on Saturday he would enter the contest to be the next leader of the Conservative Party, the fifth candidate to say they would run to replace Theresa May as prime minister.
May 25, 2019 | 04:34 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

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

China urges UK not to discriminate against Huawei in 5G development

China on Sunday warned Britain not to discriminate against companies involved in developing the 5G network and to resist pressure from other countries over whether it should work with Huawei Technologies.
April 28, 2019 | 06:30 pm GMT+7

From Malaysia to Mauritius, UK aid funds six global anti-slavery projects

From sexually exploited girls in Ethiopia to migrant workers in Malaysia and Mauritius, Britain on Friday pledged 4 million pounds ($5.2 million) to support global anti-slavery projects.
April 26, 2019 | 08:10 am GMT+7

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.
April 15, 2019 | 06:51 pm GMT+7

UK unveils plans to hold social media bosses liable for harmful content

The British government said on Monday it will explore making social media executives personally liable for harmful content published on their platforms.
April 08, 2019 | 08:29 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

Drug gangs drive huge rise in UK child slavery cases

Modern slavery cases involving British children doubled in 2018 as criminal gangs exploit and use more young people to deal drugs, the National Crime Agency (NCA) said on Wednesday.
March 21, 2019 | 08:13 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

Europe accused of failing UK-bound children trafficked from Vietnam

Thousands of children trafficked to Britain from Vietnam are being abused and exploited while traveling through Europe.
March 07, 2019 | 11:50 am GMT+7
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