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Let's respect worker rights 2018-03-15 [The Post]

Thai government to reduce penalties for foreign workers 2018-03-13 [mmtimes]

Migrant worker checks hit new snag 2018-03-12 [BP]

Thai PM Prayut threatens to arrest all migrant workers not registered by end-June 2018-03-12 [ST]

Govt plots route out of watery hell for freed slaves 2018-03-11 [The Post]

Thai fishing industry sees progress but abuses remain: UN 2018-03-09 [ST]

Treatment of fishery workers 'still needs to improve' 2018-03-09 [bangkokpost]

Cabinet waters down tough punishments for migrant workers 2018-03-07 [The Post]

Nestlé and Thai Union inaugurate demonstration boat to promote human and labour rights in fishing industry 2018-03-01 [webwire]

Many in Thai Fishing Industry Fail to See Conditions as Slavery: Research 2018-02-23 [JG]

Law change on fresh claims of fishermen abuse is discussed 2018-02-16 [Nikkei Asian Review]

US criticises Thailand for deporting shoe-thrower 2018-02-13 [Khaosod]

Thailand handed over a Cambodian labour activist For more info 2018-02-13 [Bangkok Post]

Bangkok hosts Regional Policy Dialogue on Strengthening Transport Connectivity in Southern and Central Asia 2018-02-13 [moderndiplomacy]

Company's defamation trial against workers begins 2018-02-08 [Albany Times Union]

2,000 Thailand Fast Food Workers Win First Contract For more info 2018-02-06 [Solidarity Center]

Criminal defamation trial against 14 migrant workers who reported abuse begins 2018-02-06 [Finnwatch]

Poor enforcement of labour law still harming fishing industry 2018-02-05 [The Nation]

Fast food workers in Thailand win first collective bargaining agreements 2018-02-01 [IUF]

People enslaved, beaten, killed by rogues in Thai fishing industry 2018-01-31 [Fairfax Media ]

Fast food workers in Thailand win first collective bargaining agreements 2018-01-29 [IUF]

Forced Labor, Trafficking Persist in Fishing Fleets 2018-01-26 [Human Rights Watch]

Giles Ji Ungpakorn - The militarisation of labour relations 2018-01-26 [Uglytruth-Thailand]

Thai Unions Coordinate, Collaborate for Success For more info 2018-01-23 [Solidarity Center]

Fairness in the workplace sadly lacking 2018-01-12 [The Post]

Journalist Union wound up 2017 with a depressing report 2018-01-02 [Bangkok Post]

Fishing industry harnesses technology to fight abuse 2017-12-10 [Global Cause]

Workers group want Thailand to raise daily wages to 700 baht 2017-10-14 [Myanmar Times]

Thailand: auto parts maker Y-Tec fires workers for unionizing 2017-10-10 [IndustriALL]

Thai Public Employees Campaign to Save Jobs, Union Rights For more info 2017-10-04 [Solidarity Center]

Workers fear Thai visa deadline 2017-10-04 [Myanmar Times]

Strike by 500 Myanmar guest workers in Thailand win labour demands 2017-10-04 [Myanmar Times]

Migrant workers face defamation prosecution for reporting workplace exploitation 2017-10-03 [ILRF]

Construction Workers from Myanmar protest for wages in Bangkok 2017-09-13 [Myanmar Times]

Journalist Charged With Sedition for Online Criticism of Junta 2017-08-09 [VoA]

Journalist charged with sedition over online comments 2017-08-09 [Associated Press]

Outspoken anti-junta journalist faces sedition charges 2017-08-09 [The Nation]

World’s Largest Tuna Company Commits to Supply Chain and Labor Reforms 2017-07-28 [Triple Pundit]

Government Delays Migrant Labor Law After Protests 2017-07-07 [VoA]

Migrant Workers Leave in Large Numbers as Thailand Adopts Tough New Labor Rules 2017-07-06 [RFA]

Migrant workers should not be criminalised for reporting abuse’ – watchdog 2017-06-13 [Asian Correspondent]

Burmese migrants charged with defamation after alleging labour abuses in Thailand’s multimillion-pound poultry export industry 2017-06-07 [The Guardian]

No rest for labour rights on International Workers’ Day 2017-05-05 [prachatai]

government skills plan 2017-04-10 [Bangkok Post]

Govt targets small-time fishermen 2017-04-03 [Bangkok Post]

Thailand accused of failing to stamp out murder and slavery in fishing industry 2017-03-31 [Guardian]

ITF welcomes ‘strong’ recommendations for Thai action over forced labour in fishing 2017-03-28 [ITF]

Thai court dismisses labour abuse suit against chicken farm 2017-03-18 [Trust]

Thailand eyed in pet food labour reform 2017-03-17 [Bangkok Post]

Ten activists reprieved for 2007 parliament trespass 2017-03-16 [Bangkok Post]

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