Vietnamese man buried alive in sewage ditch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While digging a trench to for a sewer line on Zhongshan Road in Yilan City in northeastern Taiwan, a Vietnamese worker was suddenly buried alive when the soil the crew had unea...

GWO to hold activities for migrant workers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Sunday, a winners' announcement event for "2017 Taiwan Migrants' Video and Photo Awards" was held together with the launch of vocational training for ...

Vietnam calls for a detailed probe into the death of migrant worker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of Vietnam has called for a thorough and detailed investigation into the incident that led to the death of a migrant worker at the h...

Vietnamese worker’s death in a police shooting sparks protest from migrant workers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Vietnamese migrant workers and labor rights activists organized a protest in Taipei against the police shooting of Vietnamese worker and demanded a thorough investigation...

Vietnamese girls celebrate after receiving treatment for elephantiasis

Taipei, July 24 -- Two Vietnamese girls celebrated their new life at the China Medical University Hospital (CMUH) in Taichung on Monday, after receiving successful surgical treatment for the treatment...

Sixteen migrant workers drown at sea after attempting to illegally enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A group of Vietnamese tried to entry Taiwan from China are reported dead as their boat capsized off the coast of China’s Guangdong Province. Chinese authorities found ...

Vietnamese man killed in fight at restaurant in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Vietnamese man was killed and two others were wounded during a brawl yesterday between two groups of Vietnamese diners at a restaurant in New Taipei's Xinzhuang District....

Vietnamese woman to face deportation for working as an intern

Taipei (CNA) A Vietnamese woman who received a resident visa for investing in Taiwan will be deported after she was found to be "working as an intern" at a dumpling store. Immigration a...

While police were distracted by crowds, man illegally cuts trees in Alishan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Police on Saturday caught a man illegally logging in Alishan National Scenic Area while he thought the police would be too busy controlling traffic with the influx of visitors ...

Absconded Vietnamese worker indicted for abandoning new born baby

A Vietnamese migrant worker who was concerned that she could not take care of her newborn child and left the baby at a temple was indicted Tuesday for child abandonment. The Taichung District Prose...

Vietnamese worker in custody for abandoning baby girl

A Vietnamese woman has been taken into custody for abandoning her recently born baby girl at a temple in Taichung last week, local police said Wednesday. The woman was arrested late Tuesday...

Taiwanese men, Vietnamese workers arrested for illegal logging

Taipei, March 30 (CNA) Two Taiwanese men and five Vietnamese migrant workers were arrested Wednesday for allegedly engaging in illegal logging in the Alishan mountain area in Chiayi County. T...

Taiwan the largest importer of Vietnamese migrant workers

About 56 percent of Vietnamese migrant workers who left home in February came to work in Taiwan, making the country the largest importer of Vietnamese migrant workers, according to Vietnamese offic...