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Rise of robots fuels slavery threat for Asian factory workers - analysts 2018-07-16 [Thomson Reuters]

Building power to make a difference 2018-07-05 [IndustriALL]

All ready for the wary handshake between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un 2018-06-08 [Equal Times]

South East Asia media unions focus on tackling outsourcing 2018-06-07 [UNI Global Union]

Ericsson unionists strengthen network in South and South East Asia 2018-06-07 [UNI Global Union]

Daily violence, sex abuse in Walmart's Asian suppliers 2018-05-25 [Reuters]

BWI demands ADB implements labour rights safeguards 2018-05-04 [BWU]

Media’s #MeToo Moment 2018-05-03 [IFJ]

End impunity, bring killers of journalists to book 2018-05-03 [IFJ]

PSI South East Asia defines strategies to implement Programme of Action 2018-2022 2018-04-18 [PSI]

With women, unions are stronger: No better time! 2018-03-08 [IFJ]

Apro IT Organizing Network convenes in Kathmandu 2018-03-02 [UNI Global Union]

The gender gap in the electronics factories: women exposed to chemicals and lower pay 2017-12-25 [Equal Times ]

The costs of sexual harassment in the Asian workplace 2017-12-13 [BBC]

Coca-Cola Amatil's Zero Rights Christmas Truck is here for the Holidays! 2017-12-05 [IUF Global Unions]

ILO to review ASEAN consensus on migrant workers next year 2017-11-22 [Manila Bulletin]

UN Presses Asia Pacific to Support Migrant Worker Rights, Reform 2017-11-20 [VoA ]

Nike’s Sexual Harassment Record in Asia: Think Roy Moore Times 100s Per Year for 35 Years! 2017-11-15 [Counter Punch]

Workers, farmers hit ASEAN summit for being anti-poor 2017-11-14 [UCA News]

ASEAN leaders meet in the shadow of security, workers rights challenges 2017-11-13 [Myanmar Times]

Remittances are ripping off migrant workers in ASEAN 2017-11-09 [East Asia Forum]

ILO calls on nine ASEAN countries to ratify convention to protect domestic workers 2017-11-03 [Gulf News]

Asia must protect 'invisible workforce' in homes to curb slavery: UN 2017-10-25 [Reuters]

There must be zero tolerance of modern slavery in the shipping industry 2017-10-18 [Equal Times]

There must be zero tolerance of modern slavery in the shipping industry 2017-10-14 [Equal Times]

Educators determined to lead transformative change 2017-10-12 [Education International]

ASEAN urged to ease rules on migrant workers 2017-10-11 [DVB]

Women’s labor, sex work and U.S. military bases abroad 2017-10-09 [Salon]

How much do teachers earn? 2017-10-08 [RFE/RL]

How Ships Kick The Bucket 2017-10-04 [Fiji Sun]

Joining union forces in Asia-Pacific’s textile and garment sectors 2017-10-01 [IndustriALL]

Domestic migrant workers from Myanmar in Thailand, Malaysia ‘underpaid’ 2017-09-29 [Myanmar Tmes]

Tower Crane Operator Network: Solidarity Call from Up in the Air 2017-08-22 [BWI Global Union ]

Southeast Asian workers press for big minimum wage hikes 2017-08-18 [Nikkei Asian Review]

Asia Pacific young workers strengthen networks 2017-08-15 [ITF]

PSI joins efforts to question mega trade deal the RCEP 2017-08-02 [NUPGE]

South Asian Workers in Qatar, the ‘Forgotten Victims’ in Gulf Crisis 2017-06-15 [The Wire]

SEAJU call for action to defend press freedom on WPFD 2017-05-05 [IFJ]

Workers across Asia mark May Day 2017-05-02 [canindia]

Asia leads the world on wage growth and even China's solid salary gains are not dulling its competitive edge 2017-04-21 [chinadaily]

ASEAN discusses decent work promotion 2017-04-21 [xinhuanet]

Union action prevents potential repetition of Rana Plaza tragedy in Bangladesh 2017-04-18 [IndustriALL]

Migrant workers — mainly South Asians — exploited en route to Gulf: study 2017-04-11 [Japan Times]

ASEAN Integration: A Work in Progress 2017-04-10 [brinknews]

Positive Signs as Asia Pacific Moves Towards Global Development Goals 2017-04-07 [JG]

Action on World Health Day (New Delhi) 2017-04-07 [PSI]

Precarity unlimited 2017-04-06 [Business Mirror]

Back Growing concerns over modern slavery 2017-04-05 [csr-asia]

South Asian Govts Take 20 Plus Years to Turn Women's Demands Into Policies 2017-04-04 [The Citizen]

Asian businesses fall far behind in treating LGBTI workers equally 2017-04-04 [gaystarnews]

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