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Sunday 22 October 2017, 15:27:21

Today's news

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India Karnataka Your Wages Are In My Pants: Bengaluru Contractor Tells Women Sanitation Workers [Huffington Post] 2017-10-21

Indonesia / Australia Independent unions challenge the zero rights regime at Coca-Cola Amatil Indonesia [IUF Global Union] 2017-10-19

USA In the Face of Trump Attacks, UNITE HERE unveils 40+ City Mobilization Oct 19, 2017 [UNITE HERE!] 2017-10-19

Guatemala Being a Trade Unionist in Guatemala Will Get You Killed [Upside Down World] 2017-10-19

Madagascar African unions demand Madagascar act on Malagasy 43 as ITF tells ICTSI to back up statements with actions [Hellenic Shipping News] 2017-10-18

Global Govts have tools: Now deliver an international agreement on modern slavery [Equal Times] 2017-10-17

China Min. pay rises trumpeted prior to Party Congress; rates barely catch up with increased costs [China Labour Bulletin] 2017-10-17

Malta Journalists unions condemn murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia [IFJ] 2017-10-17

Norway Victory as NNN strike ends with recognition and CBA at Norwegian fish processor Norse Production [IUF] 2017-10-17

Indonesia / Madagascar Dockworker demands pushed by unions in Indonesia and Madagascar [Business Recorder ] ActNOW! 2017-10-16

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Today's news: 22.10.2017

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Australia Woolworths faces wave of warehouse strikes over pay and job security [The Morning Herald] 2017-10-22

Bangladesh Process agreed to prepare for future handover of Bangladesh Accord to a national regulator [IndustriALL] 2017-10-21

Canada / Quebec Bus driver could face disciplinary action for showing support for Bill 62 protest [CBC] 2017-10-22 22 more labour news stories from Canada today

Cyprus Unions call off threatened strike [The Mail] 2017-10-21

Fiji Respect us! Say Marching Unionists [The Times] 2017-10-22 2 more labour news stories from Fiji today

India / Tamil Nadu Eight T.N. transport corporation crew crushed to death in roof collapse in Nagapattinam [The Hindu] 2017-10-22 5 more labour news stories from India today

Ireland Irish Rail will be 'weakened by €4.6m loss from strikes [Sunday Independent] 2017-10-22 3 more labour news stories from Ireland today

Nigeria NLC, TUC, ASUU, SSANU React to Nigerian Govt's Move to Implement 'No Work, No Pay' ‎during Strikes [The Times] 2017-10-21

South Africa Nzimande and Vavi: former allies reunited as Zuma outcasts [City Press] 2017-10-22 6 more labour news stories from South Africa today

UK Austerity puts public workers’ wages below private sector [Guardian] 2017-10-22 2 more labour news stories from UK today

USA / New Hampshire State to seek waiver on Medicaid work requirements [Albany Times Union] 2017-10-22 35 more labour news stories from USA today