Inquiry launched into Qld detention escape
AN inquiry has been launched into how seven Vietnamese men escaped from a remote detention facility in far north Queensland.
Thu May 23, 2013
North Adams Transcript
'Strange Disappearance of Bees' is emotionally charged
In Oldcastle Theatre Company's latest production, honey bees are disappearing, and five people are working out exactly where they fit in the world.
Wed May 22, 2013
City Celebrates Vietnamese Heritage During Month of May
In honor of "Asian Pacific History Month," the city of Gaithersburg is celebrating the heritage of its Vietnamese Americans.
Chloe Dao Spring Fashion Show for BPSOS
I may be biased when I say that Houston has the most charitable members of any fashion community...but it may be true.
Why did the United States reestablish diplomatic relations with...
The United States did not have diplomatic relations with mainland China in the late 1940s after the communist takeover .
Mon May 13, 2013
Miss Vietnam Global beauty pageant to be held at Pala Casino
The Miss Vietnam Global beauty pageant and competition will be celebrated Sunday, July 14 at 3:30 p.m. in the Infinity Showroom at Pala Casino Resort and Spa .
The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine
40 Years On, Fleeing Vietnamese Take to Seas Again
Vietnamese Catholics in Hanoi hold candles while praying last month for the release of a detained farmer and his relatives who used landmines to stop local officials from seizing their land.
Fri May 10, 2013
A Visit to Fields Corner and Pho Le
Fields Corner in Dorchester really is the destination for Vietnamese cuisine in the greater Boston area.
In brief: Vietnamese-American's defamation award restored - Fri, 10 May 2013 PST
Washington's Supreme Court has reinstated a $310,000 jury award to an Olympia man who sued five fellow Vietnamese-Americans for defaming him by calling him a communist.
Thu May 09, 2013
'Supreme Court reinstates $310,000 jury award for Olympia man falsely ...
"Supreme Court reinstates $310,000 jury award for Olympia man falsely accused of being a 'communist'": The Olympian of Olympia, Washington has a news update that begins, "The Washington Supreme Court reversed a state Court of Appeals ruling on Thursday, reinstating a $310,000 jury award to a Vietnamese-American in Olympia who sued five fellow ... (more)
Drugs factory gang jailed for growing 1,000 cannabis plants yards from a police station
Three Vietnamese men will face immediate deportation after serving prison sentences for growing more than 1,000 cannabis plants in an empty shop near Maesteg's police station A trio of illegal immigrants found inside a massive drugs factory will face immediate deportation when released from prison, a judge warned yesterday.
Monterey County Herald
40 years on, fleeing Vietnamese take to seas again
In this photo taken on April 14, 2013, a group of Vietnamese asylum seekers are taken by barge to a jetty on Australia's Christmas Island.
Wed May 08, 2013
National survey results reflect the reality on the streets
A new national survey says Ottawa, like the rest of Canada, is more diverse than ever, with the population of visible minorities and immigrants continuing to climb.
Sun May 05, 2013
In a New Orleans neighborhood called Versailles, a tight-knit group of Vietnamese Americans overcame obstacles to rebuild after Hurricane Katrina, only to have their homes threatened by a new government-imposed toxic landfill.
Sat May 04, 2013
Thanh Nein News
Vietnamese-American girl searches for biological mother
Jolie Nhung Thi Hoang LaBarge with her American adoptive parents and her younger brother, Mnh La Barge, also a Vietnamese boy who was adopted by the couple in Vietnam in March Eleven years after leaving Vietnam with her American adoptive parents, a young girl has returned to find her biological mother, and is still hopeful after initial efforts ... (more)
Thu May 02, 2013
Domestic population slowly growing taller
This represents a 13.1cm and 10.7cm difference in height for Vietnamese men and women compared to the international average.
Wed May 01, 2013
Illegal rhino horn suspects freed
Two Vietnamese men, arrested in 2010 for the biggest single haul of illegal rhino horns in the Western Cape, had their case struck from the roll this week after the government was unable to supply court interpreters.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Young Vietnamese Americans learning the lessons of Black April
One girl gasps as the grainy black-and-white footage rolls: Women are screaming, thrusting their babies at soldiers boarding a helicopter.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
San Jose Mercury News
Anh L : Vietnam War, 38 years later, has lessons for America
On Tuesday, we commemorate the 38-year anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War.
Financial News & Daily Record
Pro bono attorneys, law students serve Vietnamese community
On March 30, the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association at Florida Coastal School of Law held its Vietnamese Refugee Outreach Project.