Rogue tourists among 11 Vietnamese caught hiding in back of truck in E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Some of the missing tourists were among the 11 illegal Vietnamese migrant workers found hiding in the back of a cargo truck on Thursday (Jan. 10), announced Taitung County Poli...

Half of missing Vietnamese found: Taiwan National Immigration Agency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Half of the more than 100 Vietnamese who disappeared shortly after arriving in Kaohsiung last month have been found, the National Immigration Agency (NIA) said Friday. A tota...

Taiwan finds illegal Vietnamese worker hiding inside refrigerator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - During the government campaign to locate more than 100 missing Vietnamese, police found a Vietnamese man hiding inside a refrigerator, reports said Tuesday. Last month, 152 V...

Taiwan to issue money for information about missing Vietnamese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The National Immigration Agency (NIA) said Friday it would pay NT$4,000 (US$129) for information leading to the capture of the 113 Vietnamese citizens still missing from suppose...

NIA urges 124 rogue Vietnamese tourists still in Taiwan to surrender

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Of the 152 Vietnamese tourists who went missing late last month, 24 are in police custody, and the National Immigration Agency (NIA) urges the remaining 124 on the loose to tur...

Taiwan immigration chief wants to nab mastermind behind missing Vietnamese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The day after taking office, new National Immigration Agency (NIA) Director General Chiu Feng-kuang (邱豐光) said Saturday he wanted to find the mastermind behind the disappearance...

Letter to the Editor: reflections on the missing Vietnamese tourists

Dear President Tsai Ing-wen, In the past few days, the disappearance of 152 Vietnamese tourists in Kaohsiung has affected the public opinion of both Taiwan and Vietnam. Whether the mysterious vanis...

14 rogue Vietnamese tourists nabbed, 134 still on the run in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Fourteen of the 152 Vietnamese tourists who went missing late last week have been arrested by authorities over the past two days, leaving 134 yet to be found, according to the ...

8 rogue Vietnamese tourists nabbed, women could be working in Kaohsiung brothel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Eight of the 152 Vietnamese tourists who went missing late last week were arrested by authorities, while four others have been accounted for, leaving 140 yet to be found, accor...

3 out of 152 missing Vietnamese tourists nabbed in Taiwan yesterday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Three of the 152 Vietnamese tourists who went missing late last week were arrested by authorities yesterday, while four others have been accounted for, leaving 145 yet to be fo...

Surveillance footage shows Vietnamese tourists ditching Kaohsiung hotels

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Surveillance footage and eyewitness accounts have surfaced showing that the 152 missing Vietnamese tourists left their hotels in Kaohsiung shortly after checking in and boarded...

Taiwan immigration brigade launches hunt for 152 missing Vietnamese tourists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After news broke yesterday that 152 Vietnamese tourists had gone missing from their tour groups, Taiwan's National Immigration Agency (NIA) has launched a manhunt to track ...

Vietnam tanker missing, likely hijacked by pirates

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- A maritime watchdog agency says a Vietnamese tanker carrying gas oil has lost contact and may have been hijacked by pirates after leaving Singapore port almost a week ag...