National / Crime & Legal Feb 22, 2021

Osaka firm accused of helping Vietnamese work illegally

An Osaka-based company and its owner have been accused of hiring Vietnamese who overstayed their visas because they were unable to return to their home due to the coronavirus pandemic, investigative sources said Monday. Police referred those involved to prosecutors without detaining them on suspicion ...

National Nov 2, 2020

Japanese police suspect Vietnamese group stole hundreds of pigs

Police suspect involvement of a group of Vietnamese behind the disappearance of hundreds of pigs and chickens, as well as thousands of pears and peaches, from farms this year in eastern Japan. In connection with a series of suspected thefts of livestock and fruits in ...