Society

Child sex tourism slides under law

Sexual abuse of children has been increasing in Vietnam, especially in tourist destinations, but the country's Penal Code lacks a clause directly governing child sex tourism crimes, according to a joint survey from the Ministry of Justice and the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC).
Society

Vietnam joins war on child sex tourism

Child sex tourism is not mentioned specifically in Vietnamese legislation, but there are fears that it can be growing as the nation makes big advances in attracting holiday makers - and as Vietnamese themselves move more and more around the country.