Vietnamese workers, streaming to Japan, face risks as labour system opens up

TOKYO – When a young Vietnamese woman found out late last year that she was pregnant after arriving in Japan on a “technical trainee” visa, she was given a stark

Diana Nguyen’s new show “Dirty Diana” plays at MICF this March

Diana Nguyen presents, as a part of the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Dirty Diana Directed by Louise Jog Gorham 27 March – 21 April, 2019 Storyville Melbourne – 185

Malaysia rejects call to free Vietnamese accused in Kim Jong Nam killing

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia’s attorney-general has rejected Vietnam‘s request to free a woman accused of the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, and a court

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused of Kim Jong Nam’s poisoning

HANOI – Vietnam has called on Malaysia to free a Vietnamese woman accused of the 2017 VX poison murder of the North Korean leader’s half-brother, a day after a Malaysian court

Europe accused of failing UK-bound children trafficked from Vietnam

LONDON – Thousands of children trafficked to Britain from Vietnam are being abused and exploited while travelling through Europe as governments pass the buck on their protection amid growing anti-immigration

Young Vietnamese-Australian actress from Melbourne lands female lead in upcoming sci-fi movie Loveland

Nguyen Tran Huyen Dieu (Stage name: Jillian Nguyen) is starting to make a big name for herself in the film industry. The young Vietnamese-Australian actress from Melbourne recently finished filming

Trump pitches US arms exports in meeting with Vietnam

HANOI – US President Donald Trump has used a meeting with Vietnamese officials to pitch arms exports from the United States, ahead of a meeting with North Korean leader Kim

Germany aims to reset ties with Vietnam after kidnapping case

BERLIN – German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says he will use a meeting with his Vietnamese counterpart to discuss resetting ties between the two countries after past differences over the kidnapping

Vietnamese airlines granted access to US market for first time

WASHINGTON/HANOI – Vietnamese airlines will be able to fly to the United States and codeshare with American carriers after the US Federal Aviation Administration declared the Southeast Asian country complies with