Deputy PM Binh meets top RoK legislator Politics

Deputy PM Binh meets top RoK legislator

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh had a meeting with the Republic of Korea (RoK) National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun in Seoul on November 22 to seek specific measures to forge the two countries’ future partnership, especially in legislation.
Society

Hau Giang brides to receive further help

The Hau Giang provincial chapter of the Vietnam–Republic of Korea Friendship Association (VRFA) will assist local brides marrying Korean men in language training in the time to come, making it easier for them to adapt to their new environment.
Multicultural families debated in RoK Society

Multicultural families debated in RoK

The Vietnamese community’s role in the multicultural society in the Republic of Korea is becoming increasingly important, heard a conference on multicultural families in Busan, the Republic of Korea on October 28.
Murderer of Vietnamese bride gets 12 years Society

Murderer of Vietnamese bride gets 12 years

A court in Busan, in the Republic of Korea , has handed out a 12-year jail sentence to a RoK man who stabbed his new Vietnamese bride to death, a case that has led to curbs on international matchmaking agencies.
Society

Koreans provide support for Vietnamese brides

Republic of Korea businesses and the Korean community in Ho Chi Minh City have raised 234 million VND to help Vietnamese brides return home and re-establish themselves in Vietnam after their marriages to Korean men have broken down.
Society

Police arrest marriage brokers at City airport

The HCM City Department of Criminal Investigation of Social Order arrested two people from the Republic of Korea (RoK) and three Vietnamese members of an illegal marriage broker ring in the car park of Tan Son Nhat Airport on March 15.
Society

Women need protection from marriage brokers

Fourteen years ago, 21-year-old Vu Thanh Huyen (an alias), from Lap Le Commune, Thuy Nguyen District of Hai Phong City, left her hometown with the hope of changing her life by marrying a Chinese man.