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Vietnamese workers at Chinese factory in Serbia cry for help

ZRENJANIN, Serbia (AP) — They are shivering in barracks without heat, going hungry and have no money. They say their passports have been taken by their Chinese employer and that they are now stu...

Vietnamese workers at Chinese factory in Serbia cry for help

ZRENJANIN, Serbia (AP) — They are shivering in barracks without heat, going hungry and have no money. They say their passports have been taken by their Chinese employer and that they are now stuck in ...

31 Vietnamese workers arrested for gambling inside container in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police on Thursday (Sept. 16) arrested 31 Vietnamese migrant workers and a Taiwan citizen for illegal gambling inside a shipping container that had been converted into a c...

102 Vietnamese workers violate indoor crowd limit in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police found over 100 Vietnamese migrant workers gathered in a restaurant in Taoyuan on Sunday (Sept. 12), a violation of the Central Epidemic Command Center's (CECC) ...

Vietnamese man suspected of stabbing countryman to death in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese man has been taken into custody after he allegedly stabbed his countryman to death during a dispute following a night of heavy drinking. At 4 p.m. on Sunda...

Indigenous hunter mistakes Vietnamese man for wild boar in central Taiwan shooting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese Indigenous hunter claims that he mistook a Vietnamese migrant worker for a wild boar before he fatally shot him while hunting for wild game in central Taiwan. ...

Video shows Vietnamese workers escape Taiwanese-owned factory amid COVID fears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Video surfaced on Sunday (July 11) showing factory workers at a Taiwanese-owned factory in Vietnam breaking down a gate to escape out of fear of being infected with COVID-...

8 Vietnamese workers test positive for COVID in New Taipei factory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A printing factory in New Taipei is one of two plants in Taiwan where a cluster infection involving foreign migrant workers was reported on Thursday (June 3). At a pres...

Vietnam reports one COVID case imported from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will investigate the contacts of a Taiwan citizen after he was confirmed as an imported coronavirus (COVID-19) case by Vietnam Friday (March 5). The individual f...

Two steps forward, one step back for Vietnam's labor rights

There was more than one reason for the European Union to celebrate ratification of its free trade agreement with Vietnam last year. Aside from boosting trade links with one of the world's fastest ...

Vietnamese workers in central Taiwan killed birds with slingshot to attract TikTok viewers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Vietnamese workers who were caught killing pigeons and sparrows with a slingshot told police they just wanted to gain more followers on social media, reports said Satu...

Labor group details struggle facing Taiwan's migrant workers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Located on the edge of Taipei's Little Manila in a narrow residential lane, the Taiwan International Workers' Association (TIWA), established in 1999, forges ties ...

2 Taiwanese fishermen busted for smuggling 30 Vietnamese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Taiwanese fishermen were arrested Wednesday (July 8) for attempting to smuggle 30 Vietnamese workers into Taiwan. The Kaohsiung branch of the Coast Guard Administra...

Police nab 12 undocumented workers in W. Taiwan's ASEAN Plaza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During patrols of ASEAN Plaza over the weekend in western Taiwan's Taichung City, police apprehended 12 Indonesian and Vietnamese unaccounted for workers. Situated ...

Travel from Taiwan to Vietnam remains difficult under current restrictions: CECC

Travel from Taiwan to Vietnam remains difficult as the Southeast Asian country still has strict border control measures in place, affecting even repatriation of illegal Vietnamese workers, an official...