collapse

Author Topic: Why so many Russians in Vietnam?  (Read 168 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Qu Đơn

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 5406
  • Karma: +26/-14
Why so many Russians in Vietnam?
« on: February 08, 2018, 07:42:36 AM »
The number is almost 1 million each year with a substantial choosing to stay permanently and most of the action revolves around Nha Trang.  Soon it will be a Russian enclave.  In contrast, there are less than 30,000 Vietnamese people in the whole of Russia. This is filmed in January 2018.


Offline gaden

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 9594
  • Karma: +82/-8
  • Gender: Male
  • Mini Slum Lord
Re: Why so many Russians in Vietnam?
« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2018, 10:36:12 AM »
There are Chinese, Korean, and Japanese enclave in VN too.  I'm not sure if it's a good thing as you might begin to see Vietnamese being excluded from those communities.

Offline Qu Đơn

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 5406
  • Karma: +26/-14
Re: Why so many Russians in Vietnam?
« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2018, 11:10:36 AM »
Globalization has come to Vietnam.  People from Vietnam are still surprised to meet a random white or black guy who speaks Vietnamese.  In 20 years, no one will give a shiet.  It´s like Hispanics in America are still shocked when I walk into a Latino restaurant and order ropa vieja in Spanish. 

That said, there are few things at play here and we can see where Vietnam is going by just observing countries like Korea and Japan.  Foreigners who come to these countries rarely get rich.  They must make money under the rules set by the government which is made up entirely of Vietnamese.  This is very different to Vietnamese enclave in the West.  I mean Vietnamese people in Cali and TX enclaves with large Vietnamese population now make more money than the average white person living close by.  In other words, Western societies allow us to flourish while Asian societies are hindering even to ethnic natives.  We see the Koreans building special enclaves for themselves in Saigon but they are outnumbered and this can´t go on forever since S. Korea will decline just like Japan.   

 
Name: Email:
Verification:
Type the letters shown in the picture
Listen to the letters / Request another image
Type the letters shown in the picture:
What is the most common last name in VN?:

* Recent Posts

Vietnamese people worship VNCH idols, CSVN can´t do shyt by Qu Đơn
[Today at 06:05:43 PM]


'Quantorium’ of Yakutsk establishes links with Suleyman Demirel University by 222
[Today at 05:32:25 PM]


Trump saved Vietnam's economy by cancelling meeting with Kim Jong Un by UniFy
[Today at 04:45:40 PM]


Enterprises need a level playing field in financial support by convoy
[Today at 04:21:42 PM]


They came here as refugees. Now the U.S. may be deporting some Vietnamese nation by lalapaluza
[Today at 03:45:18 PM]


HomeGoods Now Carry Zombie Boxwoods by Qu Đơn
[Today at 01:14:04 PM]


New York City´s Di An Di Vietnamese Restaurant Goes Scandinavian by Qu Đơn
[Today at 01:03:02 PM]


VR community, any of you guys trade shares/stock/online trade/real estate? by JA DU ( transracial)
[Today at 08:21:50 AM]


Malaysian Chinese less than 20% population in 2030, 37% (1957) by JA DU ( transracial)
[Today at 07:49:11 AM]


Chinese tourists spark ire in Vietnam with controversial shirts by JA DU ( transracial)
[Today at 07:24:15 AM]


I'm beginning to see Indonesia as a inspiration. by ngjm95
[Today at 06:14:12 AM]


Why isn’t Thailand wealthier? by ngjm95
[Yesterday at 11:18:52 PM]


Uncle Ho Sells Coffee in Belfast by Qu Đơn
[Yesterday at 04:03:14 PM]


What is sino-viet word for cow? by Qu Đơn
[Yesterday at 02:14:58 PM]


Has anyone gotten their ears cleaned in VN? by Qu Đơn
[Yesterday at 12:55:58 PM]


Shocking to see a low cut dress on the streets? by Qu Đơn
[Yesterday at 12:44:10 PM]


Holy Cow! This Vietnamese Visual Artist ripped off Tuan Vu by Qu Đơn
[Yesterday at 12:35:52 PM]


China only understand the language of strength by JA DU ( transracial)
[Yesterday at 12:04:40 PM]


White House: China's threat to U.S. national security is not a game by JA DU ( transracial)
[Yesterday at 11:39:24 AM]


Do you like a glamorous girl who can cook long heo? by gaden
[Yesterday at 09:36:32 AM]


Atlanta Doctors Twerk & Sing Over Unconscious Patients! by JA DU ( transracial)
[Yesterday at 09:25:53 AM]


They rejected my The Bachelor Vietnam application but... by gaden
[Yesterday at 08:24:56 AM]


Chinese beauty standard is ELVISH by gaden
[Yesterday at 08:20:12 AM]


Thai vs Viet, Street Food Negotiations by gaden
[Yesterday at 08:18:21 AM]


How rich must I be to choose wife like this? by gaden
[Yesterday at 07:59:18 AM]

* News Feeds