Vietam’s Ministry of Justice posts new adoption law

As posted on the MOJ website: Law on Child Adoption No. 52/2010/QH12 was just passed by the National Assembly of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam on 17 June. This Law takes effect on 1 January 2011 and replaces the existing regulations on child adoption. The new Law provides for three (3) principles of handling child

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Ethnic minority parents lose children to adoption scam

From Thanh Nien News: An adoption scam has allegedly taken 13 children away from their biological parents without their knowledge and consent in the central province of Quang Binh. Several families of the Ruc ethnic minority said they had been approached by officials of the “Trung Tam Nuoi Duong Nguoi Co Cong va Doi Tuong