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Finland Finns march against racism and violent extreme right [Trade Union News from Finland] 28-09-2016

Kyrgyzstan First meeting of textile workers union [Just Style] 28-09-2016

Egypt / France French Trade Union Demands Release of Alexandria Shipyard Workers [Aswat Masriya]  ActNOW!  28-09-2016

Egypt Stop the trial of naval shipyard workers! [CTUWS]  ActNOW!  26-09-2016

Egypt The Shrinking Independence of Labour Unions [The Review] 23-09-2016

Brazil Anti-Coup Protests Erupt Again [TeleSUR] 23-09-2016

Saudi Arabia Saudi and foreign workers unite to strike over unpaid wages [Middle East Eye] 22-09-2016

Norway Oil service is on strike [Industri Energi] 21-09-2016

Thailand Workers' rights campaigner Andy Hall found guilty in a shock ruling by Bangkok court [Finnwatch] 20-09-2016

Saudi Arabia Strike at privately-run hospital after salary delays [The Times-Union] 20-09-2016


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Argentina
Public Employees Strike for Higher Pay in Argentina [The Herald-Tribune] 28-09-2016 2 more labour news stories from Argentina today


Bangladesh
Transport workers on strike in Barisal [The Daily Star] 27-09-2016


Canada
/ Saskatchewan City workers receive pay increase [The Times-Herald] 28-09-2016 25 more labour news stories from Canada today


China
Three sentenced to suspended terms over labor activism [Albany Times Union] 27-09-2016 1 more labour news stories from China today


France
Air France workers on trial over ripping off bosses' shirts [CTV] 28-09-2016


Global
IndustriALL and Tchibo sign framework agreement strengthening workers’ rights across the supply chain [IndustriALL] 27-09-2016 2 more labour news stories from Global today


Greece
Govt approves plan to transfer state utilities to new asset fund [DW] 28-09-2016


India
/ Rajasthan Honda 2Wheeler Workers Are On a Digital Dharna [The Quint] 28-09-2016 26 more labour news stories from India today


Indonesia
Thousands of Workers to Strike over Wages, Tax Amnesty [Tempo] 27-09-2016


Ireland
Public transport plan needed [SIPTU] 28-09-2016 14 more labour news stories from Ireland today


Israel
Dispute Within JNF After Private Eyes Hired to Spy on Workers [Haaretz] 28-09-2016


Korea (South)
Unregistered Samsung labor union plans Europe tour to publicize crackdown on unions [The Herald] 28-09-2016 10 more labour news stories from Korea (South) today


Nepal
Physical assaults on lensmen condemned Kathmandu http://bit.ly/2dyANt0 [The Kathmandu Post] 28-09-2016 1 more labour news stories from Nepal today


New Zealand
MPI video monitoring not a substitute for fisheries inspectors [PSA] 28-09-2016 4 more labour news stories from New Zealand today


Nigeria
Proposed strike: SAHCOL management to meet with aviation union [The Eagle] 28-09-2016 1 more labour news stories from Nigeria today


Norway
Oil service strike idles more drilling rigs [The News] 28-09-2016


Poland
Protesting health workers call for meeting with PM [Radio Poland] 28-09-2016


Sierra Leone
/ Africa Sierra Leone’s farmers continue to fight multinational land grabs [Equal Times] 28-09-2016


South Africa
Workers' union distances itself from UniZulu torching [East Coast Radio] 28-09-2016 5 more labour news stories from South Africa today


UK
/ Global ICTUR: business and human rights evidence [ICTUR] 28-09-2016 8 more labour news stories from UK today


USA
/ Virginia A Union Is Brewing at Lipton Factory [Labour Notes] 28-09-2016 24 more labour news stories from USA today


Zimbabwe
No Compensation for Zimbabwean Worker Who Lost His Arm [allAfrica] 28-09-2016 0 more labour news stories from Zimbabwe today