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Philippines Office of the Philippine President reiterates commitment to abolish recruitment fees 2017-03-15 [PSI]

Philippines PSI Philippine affiliates lobby for Southeast Asian regional resolution on fair and ethical recruitment 2017-03-15 [PSI]

Asia IFJ calls to defend women’s voices online in Asia-Pacific 2017-03-10 [Scoop]

Asia Closing gender gaps in Asia-Pacific requires transformative change 2017-03-09 [Japan Today]

Bangladesh Top brands to boycott Bangladesh garment summit 2017-02-23 [CNA]

Sri Lanka Dynasty And Double Standards: Women Leaders In South Asia 2017-02-23 [roar.lk]

Asia Asia Pacific executive committee calls for immediate release of jailed unionists in Bangladesh 2017-02-14 [IndustriALL]

Indonesia Indonesian court judges electricity privatisation unconstitutional 2017-02-14 [PSI]

Asia Asia Pacific employees aren't happy at work 2017-02-13 [CNBC]

Vietnam A view from Vietnam: How the Southeast Asian nation is overcoming the roadblocks to become a high income economy 2017-02-13 [Interest]

Japan Japan limited immigration; Now it’s short of workers 2017-02-11 [NYT]

Asia A labour shortage looms in Asia 2017-02-09 [The Economist]

Indonesia Trump Effect, Gov`t Should Focus on ASEAN and Middle East 2017-02-03 [Tempo.co]

Indonesia Modern-day slavery: Indonesia cracks down on brutal conditions on foreign fishing boats 2017-01-25 [Fairfax]

Indonesia Slavery, whipping, death at sea: report 2017-01-24 [AAP]

Asia The former slave exposing ASEAN's human rights failures 2017-01-24 [SCMP]

Asia Mountains of discarded smartphones, electronics raise health and environmental concerns across Asia 2017-01-15 [ABC]

Asia E-waste in East and Southeast Asia jumps 63 percent in five years 2017-01-15 [Phys.org]

Nepal 15,000 migrants stranded due to row over medical fees http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-01-11/15000-migrants-stranded-due-to-row-over-medical-fees.html 2017-01-11 [The Kathmandu Post]

Burma Will anything stop the ongoing genocide in Myanmar? 2017-01-10 [Equal Times]

Asia Chinese middle class in uproar over alleged police brutality 2016-12-29 [The Rising Nepal]

Global Seafood Slavery: Human Trafficking in the International Fishing Industry 2016-12-16 [Ctr for Am Progress]

Asia #WeAreITF – Asia Pacific regional conference inspires ‘renewed vigour and determination’ 2016-12-06 [ITF Global Union]

Asia World Day for Decent Work: Women mobilize for maternity protection 2016-10-10 [IndustriALL]

Asia Indian-origin Tamils demand higher wages at tea estates 2016-10-05 [The Hindu]

Korea International delegation visits Korea over union persecution 2016-09-26 [PSI]

Asia Strong exchange and cooperation among Asian chemical unions 2016-09-15 [IndustriALL]

Asia Electric power unions in Asia strengthen ties 2016-09-03 [IndustriALL Global Union]

Asia Les syndicats du secteur asiatique de l’électricité resserrent les liens 2016-09-01 [IndustriALL]

Afghanistan Trade unions and the status of labour For more info 2016-08-28 [AAN ]

Afghanistan Trade unions and the status of labour For more info 2016-08-28 [AAN ]

Asia How can unions promote sustainable industrial employment in South Asia? IndustriALL affiliates are figuring it out. 2016-08-11 [IndustriALL]

Asia Unions undertake commitment to organize informal workers 2016-08-09 [ILO]

Asia BWI-AP joins 94 other civil society groups saying NO to investors suing states in RCEP 2016-08-06 [BWI Global Union]

Australia AMWU a vital voice for Asia 2016-07-29 [AMWU]

Asia 11th Asia-Europe Peoples' Forum push for a more integrated union movement 2016-07-12 [BWI Global Union]

Asia South Asian unions sharpen their communication and campaigning skills 2016-07-09 [BWI Global Union]

Asia Regional conference on Decent Work in Mega Sports Events 2016-06-28 [BWI Global Union]

Asia Women renew demand for 40% representation 2016-06-28 [IndustriALL Global Union]

Asia Asia-Pacific women renew demand for 40% representation 2016-06-27 [IndustriALL]

Asia The Rohingya are losing hope 2016-06-27 [Equal Times]

Asia Migrant domestic workers left out of policy 2016-06-25 [East Asia Forum]

USA SEIU takes aim at potential McDonald's deals in Asia 2016-06-21 [Daily Mail]

Asia A documentary reveals the dismal conditions of garment workers for major brands 2016-06-13 [Quartz]

Asia Young transport workers from ITF unions in Asia Pacific get connected 2016-06-10 [ITF Global Union]

Asia Ending slave labour at sea 2016-06-07 [Policy Forum]

Asia More than 45 million people trapped in modern slavery with two-thirds in Asia-Pacific region, report finds 2016-06-01 [ABC]

Asia Dear Anne, José and Natalia, Dear Charles, Eduardo and Natalia, Dear Thierry, Eduardo and Natalia, Please find here a web article for translation into French, Spanish and Russian. The word count is as follows: Article - 000 words. As always, please con 2016-05-24 [IndustriALL]

Thailand Automotive company to sack well known labour activist For more info 2016-04-26 [prachatai]

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