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Migrants protest Vietnamese law on workers

Posted by jacobo 312 days ago Vietnam
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Vietnamese migrant workers and rights activists yesterday demonstrated outside the Vietnam Economic and Cultural Office (VECO) in Taipei, protesting the Vietnamese government’s new policy to impose penalties on Vietnamese migrant workers who run away from their foreign employers when they return home.

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Vietnam drags feet on visa reforms

Posted by jacobo 314 days ago Vietnam
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Vietnam’s failure to act on its rhetoric about simplifying its visa procedures, including those relating to visa-on-arrival, will see it fall further behind its neighbors in wooing visitors, a business grouping has warned.

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Vietnamese workers protest exploitation by their government

Posted by jacobo 314 days ago Vietnam
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Taipei, Dec. 9 (CNA) Vietnamese migrant workers and their spouses gathered Monday at the Vietnamese Economic and Cultural Office in Taipei (VECO) to protest what they see as the Vietnamese government's exploitation of its nationals who work abroad.

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Canada demands fingerprints, photos from Vietnamese study visa applicants

Posted by jacobo 318 days ago Vietnam
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Vietnamese nationals will have to provide fingerprints and a digital photograph when applying for a study permit in Canada from December 11 this year, the Consulate General of Canada said Wednesday in a press release.

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South Korea holding five Vietnamese fishermen for illegal entry

Posted by jacobo 318 days ago Vietnam
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A South Korean military force has arrested five Vietnamese fishermen who illegally entered the South Korean city of Busan on Tuesday, the Vietnamese Labor Management Board of Workers in South Korea reported.

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Vietnam’s remittances exceed expectation to top bln

Posted by jacobo 318 days ago Vietnam
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Banks and remittance companies all say the remittance inflows they have received in 2013 are far greater than earlier predicted, with the country expected to receive US$11 billion in remittances this year.

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100,000 Vietnamese women marry foreigners each year

Posted by jacobo 331 days ago Vietnam
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An average of 100,000 Vietnamese women married foreigners each year between 2008 and 2010, according to statistics released at a conference November 19.

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Shortage of skilled workers hinders FDI in Vietnam

Posted by jacobo 332 days ago Vietnam
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Over 20,000 job application letters were sent to Samsung Electronics Vietnam when it announced a major recruitment last April.

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