Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam - Japan Summit; Vietnamese Attorney Harassed While On Duty

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam - Japan Summit; Vietnamese Attorney Harassed While On Duty
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, looks at Vietnam’s social and political developments of the past week. Pham Doan Trang’s family receives no response regarding request to  visit her On November 15, Pham Chinh Truc, brother of journalist Pham Doan Trang, sent a

Jason Nguyen
Vietnam Briefing
Serbian NGOs Alleged Vietnamese Laborers’ Rights At Chinese Tire Manufacturer In Serbia Are Violated

Serbian NGOs Alleged Vietnamese Laborers’ Rights At Chinese Tire Manufacturer In Serbia Are Violated
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Last week, several Serbian news agencies and NGOs working against human trafficking and labor exploitation reported on alleged human trafficking of migrant Vietnamese laborers working at a construction site for the Chinese tire manufacturer Shandong Linglong Tire.The reports claimed that around 500 Vietnamese laborers working on the construction of

Dat Le
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Vietnam Briefing: Bao Sach Appeal; Vietnamese Vendor Summoned Over Salt Bae Parody; Vietnam Mourns Victims Of COVID-19

Vietnam Briefing: Bao Sach Appeal; Vietnamese Vendor Summoned Over Salt Bae Parody; Vietnam Mourns Victims Of COVID-19
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Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper) members filed an appeal to lower their court sentences On November 17, Vietnam’s state media reported that the Can Tho Court had received an appeal from Bao Sach members against the court’s decisions on October 28. In their formal request, the Bao Sach members

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
From Antonio Gramsci To Vietnam, With Love And Strength

From Antonio Gramsci To Vietnam, With Love And Strength
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Sad Days for VietnamIt has been a sad time for Vietnamese civil society since the Formosa disaster and the protests that followed it in 2016. There has been an increasingly harsh crackdown on dissent and those who dared to defy the regime’s violation of human rights and authoritarian governance.

Dan Nguyen
Dan Nguyen
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Formosa Plastics Group: The Corporate Mafia

Formosa Plastics Group: The Corporate Mafia
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The early days of April 2016 marked the beginning of a grave environmental disaster that would result in the deaths of two Vietnamese, long-lasting health issues for others, and the loss of several hundreds of tons of marine life. A waste discharge pipe owned by Formosa Ha Tinh Steel, a

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
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Vietnam Briefing: UN Experts Urge Vietnam To End Human Trafficking; U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue Held Last Week

Vietnam Briefing: UN Experts Urge Vietnam To End Human Trafficking; U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue Held Last Week
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UN experts urge the authorities of Vietnam and Saudi Arabia to stop human trafficking The Vietnamese Magazine reports: Several United Nations Special Rapporteurs on November 4 released a statement calling on Vietnam and Saudi Arabia to stop the trafficking of Vietnamese women and girls who enter Saudi Arabia to serve

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Vietnam Briefing
The Official’s Gold-Flecked Steak And The Underlying Problems Of Vietnam

The Official’s Gold-Flecked Steak And The Underlying Problems Of Vietnam
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Vietnamese social media was flooded last weekend with images and footage of Minister of Public Security, To Lam and his delegates enjoying a luxurious dinner at an upscale restaurant in London. The video, showing General Lam being hand-fed a gold-leaf steak by the Turkish celebrity chef Nusret Gokce, popularly known

Jason Nguyen
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The Vietnamese Magazine Turns Four

The Vietnamese Magazine Turns Four
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To our readers, Today, November 8, 2021, The Vietnamese Magazine turns four. We are very grateful to our readers who genuinely care about the human rights situation in Vietnam. With that, we are very happy to introduce a new website for the magazine which runs on the Ghost.org platform.

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