Here is a rather dark side of Singapore, a first-world country where everything is managed to the details. It is a well-known fact to anyone who has been in Singapore for some time that you can “purchase” a Vietnamese bride for S$10,000.

Even the “purchase” process is quite straight forward. You go to matchmaking agency, pick one girl you want to marry from a number of girls available, settle payments and wait for the wedding date.

The process is a bit more complicated for Vietnamese-bride-to-be girls, when they reach Singapore they have to go to clinic to verify their virginity before they are put up for “sale”.

Here are some video documentary about Vietnamese brides in Singapore.

There are some “matchmaking agencies” that specialize in arranging marriage with Vietnam brides: