Foreign Brides

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Japan Foreign Marriage - Suppliers
... There has only been a limited amount of study concerning the foreign bride industry in Japan ... It is common for these middlemen to be of foreign descent themselves, particularly from East or South East Asia ... In fact, many brokers are former brides themselves ...
Mail-order Bride - Country-specific Information - South Korea
... are also popular with Korean men seeking foreign brides, but in March 2010 the Cambodian government banned marriages to South Korean men ... that every year, thousands of Korean men sign up for matches with Filipina brides through agencies and by mail order ... a mail-order agency, the majority of Filipina mail-order brides met their husbands by attending "show-ups," a meeting in which a group of Filipino women are brought to meet ...

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