Government tightens grip with new media regulation

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Ivanka Trump’s Brand Is Getting Heat for How Much It Pays Workers in China 2017-05-19 [Fortune]

Chinese Workers Allegedly Earning $1/Hour Making Ivanka Trump Clothing 2017-05-18 [Jewish Daily Forward]

Chinese workers to help build homes in Israel as part of long awaited deal 2017-05-15 [Channel NewsAsia]

Press Freedom in China Bulletin: MAY 2017-05-12 [IFJ]

Government tightens grip with new media regulation 2017-05-05 [IFJ]

Histadrut chief: Keep Chinese workers out 2017-05-05 [Hamodia]

Factory Workers Producing Ivanka Trump Clothing Are Reportedly Overworked & Underpaid 2017-04-27 [Refinery29]

Workers at Chinese factory producing Ivanka Trump clothing were underpaid, overworked 2017-04-26 [NYDaily news]

Right to communicate violated: Labour Activist has been detained and isolated for 16 months 2017-04-24 [HKCTU]

Collective Bargaining in China Is Dead: The SItuation Is Excellent 2017-04-24 [Chinoiresie]

Chinese Workers Might Not Be Too Happy With Their Pay Raises 2017-04-21 [bloomberg]

Firms' willingness to raise wages 'hits five-year low' 2017-04-20 [chinapost]

Saipan casino workers protest for payment as FBI cites illegal labour 2017-04-17 [CNA]

Saipan casino construction workers from China protest for payment as FBI cites illegal labor 2017-04-14 [Reuters]

As labour disputes rise authorities demand unions take more action 2017-04-14 [China Labour Bulletin]

The Peoples Burger 2017-04-14 [BuzzFeed]

Cathay Pacific hits out at pilots’ union after it ups stakes in Hong Kong industrial dispute 2017-04-10 [SCMP]

Labor Ministry adds more exemptions to 'one fixed, one flexible' 2017-04-10 [China Post]

Capital threshold prevents foreign artist exchanges 2017-04-10 [chinapost]

Will China Assume the Leadership of Globalization? 2017-04-08 [foreignpolicyjournal]

Expecting in China: Employee Maternity Leave and Allowances 2017-04-07 [china-briefing]

The problem of lunch for health-conscious workers 2017-04-07 [Shanghai Daily]

Made in China 1/2017: Fare Thee Well, Chinese Civil Society? 2017-04-06 [Chinoiresie]

Seven foreign workers deported from Bali 2017-04-06 [JP]

Foreign factory fires Chinese manager, vows to improve workers' rights after revolt 2017-04-04 [vnexpress]

Feminist Folk Quartet Gives Voice to China’s Female Migrant Workers 2017-04-04 [Sixth Tone]

Workers And Labor Activists Aren’t Going Away Quietly 2017-04-04 [Huffington Post]

Platform Collapse Kills Nine at Chinese Power Plant 2017-04-04 [Power Mag]

Food delivery drivers call for strike highlights stagnating conditions in new economy 2017-03-29 [China Labour Bulletin ]

Coal mine disaster kills 17 workers 2017-03-15 [Shanghai Daily]

International Labour Organization urge the Chinese Government to respect workers’ right to organise 2017-03-15 [HKCTU]

Women fight back against workplace discrimination 2017-03-11 [China Labour Bulletin]

Worker sentenced to death after kidnapping and murdering employer's son for wages 2017-03-11 [China Labour Bulletin]

Toy factories open summer camp for migrant workers' children 2017-03-11 [Guardian]

Foreign Ministry strike holds up thousands of Chinese construction workers 2017-03-08 [Times of Israel]

Hundreds of Volkswagen workers in northeast China demand equal pay 2017-03-08 [China Labour Bulletin ]

VW's casual workers in China fight for equal pay 2017-03-07 [Deutsche Welle]

Trade union wants nurseries at work places 2017-03-07 [Shanghai Daily]

BBC crew attacked by thugs in Hunan, China 2017-03-07 [IFJ]

Free Trade Agreement: Union says Government 's decision to remove skills assessment from Chinese electricians 'an absolute disgrace' 2017-03-05 [ABC]

McDonald’s China sale will “put enormous pressure on workers”: antitrust complaint. 2017-03-01 [China Labour Bulletin]

Chinese workers to Trump: We aren't stealing anyone's job 2017-02-24 [MSN]

Chinese workers to Trump: We aren't stealing anyone's job 2017-02-23 [CNBC]

The gruelling, six-hour commute of Beijing’s workers 2017-02-22 [BBC]

Made in China Yearbook 2016: Disturbances in Heaven 2017-02-16 [Chinoiresie]

Factory where Samsung Note 7 batteries are made catches fire 2017-02-16 [Forbes]


Seafarers: An Invisible Group 2017-02-12 [ME]

Collective bargaining and worker representation: a worker-turned activist's view 2017-02-09 [China Labour Bulletin]

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17-05-2010 1,900 workers at a Honda factory in Foshan, China, go on strike for equal pay with assembly plant workers. [more]