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Migrants, mass arrest, and resistance in contemporary China 2018-03-20 [Chinoiresie]

Government proposes abolition of work safety body 2018-03-18 [CLB]

Guangdong workers show once again how collective bargaining should be done 2018-03-18 [CLB]

Eight-day strike at China factory making Michael Kors bags ends as workers’ pension and wage demands met 2018-03-18 [scmp]

Workers building Saipan casino say Chinese firms misled them 2018-03-15 [timesunion]

Michael Kors’ China Factory Workers Strike Over Alleged Abuse 2018-03-14 [WWD]

Marc Jacobs, Coach, and Michael Kors Tied to Chinese Labor Strike 2018-03-14 [The Fashion Law]

מחאת עובדי ענף הטקסטיל מתחממת 2018-03-10 [YNET]

The precarity of layoffs and state compensation: The minimum livelihood guarantee 2018-03-09 [Chinoiresie]

Chinese women increase influence in the workplace 2018-03-09 [gbtimes]

ועדת העבודה תערוך דיון חירום בנושא בטיחות העובדים באתרי בנייה 2018-03-02 [המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית]

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More than one in 10 women in Hong Kong’s service industry say they have been sexually harassed 2018-03-02 [scmp]

Woman who led KMB drivers’ strike suspended from work 2018-02-26 [scmp]

From dormitory system to conciliatory despotism 2018-02-20 [Chinoiresie]

Class and precarity in China: A contested relationship 2018-02-20 [Chinoiresie]

Information withheld following Monastery fire in Tibet 2018-02-20 [IFJ]

המדינה מדברת על שילוב ישראלים בבנייה, אך מקדמת את ההפך הגמור 2018-02-10 [דבר ראשון]

הממשלה ביטלה את החוק שנועד לעודד העסקת ישראלים בבנייה 2018-02-10 [דה מרקר]

אגף התקציבים נגד הוספת עובדים זרים לענף הבנייה 2018-02-10 [כלכליסט]

A Decade of Decline: IFJ launches 10th China Press Freedom Report 2018-02-06 [IFJ]

לאישור הממשלה: העסקת עובדים זרים גם בפרויקטי תשתית 2018-02-03 [גלובס]

La Chine en marche vers la « société socialiste » pour 2050 2018-01-30 [Equal Times]

China pretende alcanzar la “sociedad socialista” en 2050 2018-01-30 [Equal Times]

עובדי יצרנית iPhone אולצו לשאוף אדים רעילים בלא הגנה 2018-01-27 [אנשים ומחשבים]

Upah ditunggak, buruh di Cina dibayar dengan batu bata 2018-01-24 [BBC Indonesia]

Leiyang construction workers return to Shenzhen to demand long overdue lung disease compensation 2018-01-24 [China Labour Bulletin]

From coal miners to delivery drivers: Changing patterns in work hazards over the last decade 2018-01-21 [CLB]

Counting contention 2018-01-19 [Chinoiresie]

Workers at Apple factory toil for 10-hour shifts in loud, toxic workshops before returning to filthy dormitories with cold showers, rights group claims 2018-01-18 [Daily Mail]

Workers describe harsh conditions at Apple supplier in China 2018-01-18 [Chicago Tribune]

Ching Kwan Lee: The Specter of Global China 2018-01-13 [Chinoiresie]

על פי נתונים רשמיים: סין יצרה יותר מ-65 מיליון משרות בחמש שנים 2018-01-05 [המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית]

PC Accessories Makers Delayed Workers’ Payout Despite Receiving 177 Million for Factory Relocation 2018-01-05 [HkCTU]

News App Calls For Communist Party Members to Apply for Jobs as Content Reviewers 2018-01-05 [RFA]

Beijing Professor Suspended After Accusations of Sexual Harassment. A Chinese #MeToo Movement? Not Yet 2018-01-04 [HRW]

A decade on, China’s Labour Contract Law has failed to deliver 2018-01-04 [China Labour Bulletin]

Provincial trade union takes aim at Wang Jianlin over Wanda layoffs 2018-01-04 [China Labour Bulletin ]

Workers Fight for Their Rights as Power Cords Giant Turns Factory into Real Estates Project 2018-01-02 [HKCTU]

Regime using high tech to keep tabs on Chinese workers abroad 2017-12-29 [Epoch Times]

Shenzhen factory workers united in protest at relocation plans 2017-12-26 [China Labour Bulletin ]

In northeast China, a test for Beijing's big bet on fairer growth 2017-12-22 [CSM]

A Chinese firm is facing a rare joint complaint from women workers fired when pregnant 2017-12-22 [Quartz]

Is Labor Federation Willing to Stand Up for Workers Against Walmart? 2017-12-21 [In These Times]

Thousand Went on Strike as the World’s Largest Mobile Phone Screen Producer Plans to Move 2017-12-20 [HKCTU]

Made in China 4/2017: Balancing Acts 2017-12-19 [Chinoiresie]

Illegal Chinese workers vow to continue protest 2017-12-18 [Saipan Tribune]

Beijing Mass Evictions of Low-Income Migrant Workers Continue in Wake of Second Fatal Fire 2017-12-18 [RFA]

Beijing evictions leave migrant workers in limbo as winter deepens 2017-12-16 [Reuters]

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