Category Archives: Eastern European Women

For most expatriate men wishing to marrying a Muslim Indonesian girl, they will certainly realize that she, her family members, or their spiritual leaders will insist that the expat fiance convert to Islam prior to the wedding.

The following bits of advice were shared by those “in the know” in a recent series of postings on the Expat Forum

To learn more about various legalities involving Interfaith partners, please see the blended Marriages article

When you have enough money i have heard about crisis conversions done in a matter of a few short days, perhaps perhaps not months.

The entire process of transforming is easy. Schedule a consultation utilizing the Imam of the mosque. You shall require a couple passport-size pictures of your self in addition to two income tax stamps (Rp 6,000 meterai), plus some other papers. They will provide you with an inventory. Get here, ideally dressed up in Muslim garb, by having a Koran for those who have one. Continue reading

The Plight of Vietnam’s ‘Mail-Order’ Andrew Billo

Every thousands of Vietnamese women are sold into marriages abroad year.

The chinese English-language magazine informs us “Vietnam’s mail-order bride company is booming. in yesterday’s version for the worldwide occasions” This, needless to say, is nothing brand new. However the story, plus the controversy surrounding marriage that is international in Vietnam, reminded me personally of my amount of time in the nation.

Back 2007, whenever I had been attempting to offer the health and welfare of migrant brides from Vietnam, an acquaintance delivered an image he previously taken while visiting Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5. Continue reading