Vietnamese killed himself in Japan immigration centre, community leader says

By Minami Funakoshi and Thomas Wilson TOKYO, Mar 27 : A Vietnamese man held in a solitary cell at an immigration detention centre in Japan committed suicide, a Vietnamese community leader said, raising fresh questions over conditions in the country’s detention facilities. Nguyen The Hung killed himself on Saturday at the East Japan Immigration Center […]

Vietnamese killed himself in Japan immigration centre, community leader says

By Minami Funakoshi and Thomas Wilson TOKYO, Mar 27 : A Vietnamese man held in a solitary cell at an immigration detention centre in Japan committed suicide, a Vietnamese community leader said, raising fresh questions over conditions in the country’s detention facilities. Nguyen The Hung killed himself on Saturday at the East Japan Immigration Center […]

Vietnamese detainee dies in Japan immigration centre

By Minami Funakoshi and Thomas Wilson TOKYO, Mar 27 : A Vietnamese man held in a solitary cell at an immigration detention centre in Japan died on Saturday, raising fresh questions over the monitoring of individuals in the country’s detention system. The man died at the East Japan Immigration Center in Ibaraki prefecture, northeast of […]

Vietnamese detainee dies in Japan immigration centre

By Minami Funakoshi and Thomas Wilson TOKYO, Mar 27 : A Vietnamese man held in a solitary cell at an immigration detention centre in Japan died today raising fresh questions over the monitoring of individuals in the country’s detention system. The man died at the East Japan Immigration Center in Ibaraki prefecture, northeast of Tokyo, […]

BOJ March meeting summary: Policy will remain easy for some time

By Stanley White TOKYO, Mar 27 : Bank of Japan board members said easy monetary policy will be in place for some time because consumer price growth is still distant from the central bank’s 2 percent inflation target, a summary of opinions from their March 15-16 meeting showed on Monday. Members dismissed the notion that […]

Vietnamese detainee dies in Japan’s immigration centre – sources

By Minami Funakoshi TOKYO, Mar 26 : A Vietnamese man held in a Japanese immigration detention centre died, six people told Reuters, drawing fresh attention to conditions in the country’s detention system. The man died at the East Japan Immigration Center in Ibaraki prefecture, northeast of Tokyo, according to activists, a lawyer and a detainee […]