Release Vietnam-returnee migrants immediately, says BCSM

Bangladesh Civil Society for Migrants (BCSM) has expressed deep concern at the arrest of 81 Bangladeshis who had been stranded in Vietnam and demanded their immediate release.

Release Vietnam-returnee migrants immediately, says BCSM

81 Vietnam returnees sent to jail for ‘group-based anti-govt protest’

Police have brought the allegation to the court against 81 returnees from Vietnam and two from Qatar that they planned for various sabotage and ‘observed group-wise anti-government and anti-state ...

Police takes 81 arrested workers returning from Vietnam in prison van from Diabari, Uttara, Dhaka on 1 September 2020

Police show 81 workers returning from Vietnam arrested

Police have arrested 81 migrant workers returning from Vietnam. The workers were preparing to return home after formal quarantine at Diabari of the capital on Tuesday morning.

Each of the migrant workers went to Vietnam receiving clearance from the Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training.

Vietnam to buy Russian COVID-19 vaccine

Vietnam has registered to buy a Russian COVID-19 vaccine, state television reported on Friday, as it fights a new outbreak after going several months with no local cases

Medical specialists wearing protective hazmat suits take a swab sample to test for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from a woman repatriated from Singapore at a military base in southern Mekong delta Dong Thap province, Vietnam on 8 August 2020

Hundreds jam airport as evacuations from Vietnam's Danang begin

The strain, which had been found in Bangladesh, Britain and Ireland, appeared to be more contagious than other strains detected in Vietnam, VTV said.

Tourists wear protective masks as they wait to check-in for departure at Da Nang Airport, Vietnam 26 July 2020.Three residents were tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) during the weekend in Da Nang city.

Human trafficking to Vietnam

Bangladeshis promised jobs, tortured and sold

The victims allege they arrived in Vietman with certificates from the Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training (BMET), but instead of being appointed to the company they were promised, a ...

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‘Human trafficking to Vietnam detected 2 years ago, gang still active’

Human trafficking to Vietnam came to the fore after the news of some 27 stranded Bangladeshis was recently disclosed.

A representational image. A powerful quarter behind the human trafficking.

Vietnam says 31m workers impacted by pandemic

The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted about 31 million workers in Vietnam, with 900,000 out of work and nearly 18 million people receiving less income than before, ...

Vietnam says 31m workers impacted by pandemic

India rice prices hit over 2-month low

Indian export rice prices fell to their lowest in more than two months this week due to a weaker rupee and muted demand, while mounting supplies from an ongoing harvest weighed on Vietnamese rates

A man walks in a filed covered with rice saplings at Kullan village in Kashmir's Ganderbal district, India on 18 June 2020
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