A glimpse of Vietnamese migrant workers on Taiwanese fishing boat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On a sizzling summer day, a group of Vietnamese migrant workers prepared to go offshore fishing in northern Taiwan. The four, identified by their first names as Thanh, ...

New documentary unveils the life of Vietnamese migrant workers In Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 50-minute documentary which revealed the condition of labor export in Taiwan and demonstrated the life of the undocumented labors in Taiwan, has attracted enormous atten...

Two Vietnamese dumped by smugglers found dead on Taiwan's East Coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Two Vietnamese, from a group of 6 to 8 migrants on board an life boat illegally entering Taiwan, were found dead on the coast between Pingtung and Taitung County Monday morning,...

10 Vietnamese arrested in prostitution ring bust in Taipei

TAIPEI (CNA) -- A National Immigration Agency (NIA) specialized operation brigade in Taipei busted a prostitution ring on Thursday and arrested 10 Vietnamese women and three Taiwanese johns, the agenc...

Photo of two Vietnamese migrant workers sharing seat touches hearts in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A photo of two young men sharing one seat on an overcrowded train to yield the other seat to two toddlers went viral and touched hearts of Taiwanese netizens. The mothe...

Taiwanese policeman indicted for shooting Vietnamese migrant worker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The policeman who was involved in the death of an undocumented Vietnamese migrant worker in August has been charged with involuntary homicide by the local district court i...

18 Vietnamese tourists coming to work illegally in Taiwan seized on yacht

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 18 Vietnamese stowaways on a deluxe yacht to Taiwan were captured by the coastguard in Pingtung County, reported CNA. At 11 p.m. on Jan. 22, a group of Vietnamese citiz...

More than 10 Vietnamese workers arrested for prostitution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- According to the Taipei Police Department, 11 Vietnamese migrant workers were arrested along with two of their customers on Section 2 of Xinsheng North Road for allegedly runni...

Family hopes to receive the body of Vietnamese migrant worker killed in car accident

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The family of a Vietnamese migrant worker that died in a car accident in Taiwan, is asking to receive the body of their daughter, reported CNA. The 23-year-old Nguyen ...

Vietnamese migrant brides now more integrated into Taiwan life

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The number of Vietnamese women marrying Taiwan men keeps increasing, but at the same time, the life of migrant brides also improves as they become easily integrated into T...

Vietnamese worker falls 40 meters from storage tank to his death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While working on a 23-year-old Vietnamese man perished when he fell off a 40-meter high liquefied natural gas storage tank at a CPC (中油) facility being built at Taichung Harbor...

Taiwan is the top destination for Vietnamese workers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – More than half of migrant Vietnamese workers are working overseas in Taiwan, making the country the top destination for Vietnamese workers, according to the statistics rel...

Ashes of slain Vietnamese migrant worker to be taken home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The ashes of the Vietnamese worker shot dead by police officers were taken home this morning in preparation for the funeral. Nguyen Quoc Phi, the "unaccounted for&...

Body cam video of Vietnamese man's shooting cannot be released now: police

Taipei, Sept. 21 (CNA) The Hsinchu County Police bureau said Thursday that at this time, it cannot release the body cam footage of an incident in which one of its officers shot and killed a Vietnamese...

Public outrage erupts after footage of dying Vietnamese worker released

Taipei (Taiwan News) – The dashcam video released by Hsinchu County Fire Bureau showed that police and paramedics did not offer rapid medical treatment to save a Vietnamese migrant worker after ...