Prostitution in Japan has existed throughout the country's history. While the Prostitution Prevention Law of states that "No person may either do prostitution or become the customer of it", loopholes, liberal interpretations and a loose enforcement of the law have allowed the Japanese sex industry to prosper and earn an estimated 2. From the 15th century, Chinese , Koreans , and other East Asian visitors frequented brothels in Japan. This practice later continued among visitors from "the Western regions ", mainly European traders who often came with their South Asian lascar crew in addition to African crew members, in some cases.
In the Philippines, sex trafficking of young girls moves online | PBS NewsHour
Sex tourism has long been a scourge in the Philippines. But now there's a disturbing new trend in the trafficking of mostly young women and children: vulnerable victims are being lured online and tricked into the trade. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports. Next: a disturbing new trend in the trafficking of mostly young women and children into the sex trade.
Over the last decade, dating has become extremely popular. English, American, Australian, Canadian, and West European men want to meet Asian women not only because they are exotic-looking but because they are known as devoted wives. The times when Western ladies enjoyed being housewives and loyal partners have passed. Nowadays, women in the West are focused on careers and less interested in meeting men. They put work before the relationship and family.
The year-old Singaporean pleaded guilty on Friday Nov 13 to two counts of sexually penetrating the girl, who was 15 years old at the time. The offender also cannot be named due to amendments to the Children and Young Persons Act, which now covers those below 18 years old. The youth, who knew the girl had a former boyfriend and wanted to make him jealous, then asked her to accompany him to some shops in the neighbourhood. The girl agreed. The pair later went to the community club where the girl told the offender that she wanted to use a toilet.