650 clothing factory workers sacked over strike

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650 clothing factory workers sacked over strike 2017-03-30 [Myanmar Times]

Big protests to resist Gvt planned cuts to workers' holidays 2017-03-29 [BWI]

Thousands of workers protest for 10-day New Year holiday 2017-03-29 [elevenmyanmar]

Educators’ right to collective bargaining on the line 2017-03-24 [Education International]

Factory workers demand 10 days off at Thingyan 2017-03-21 [The Times]

Safe employment project for women launched 2017-03-21 [MM Times]

In Burma, garment industry booms — and labour unions pay the price 2017-03-21 [DVB]

Bakery workers strike against mass layofFs 2017-03-20 [IUF]

Mixed prognosis for Myanmar garment sector 2017-03-15 [Atimes]

Workers to be sent for S Korean fishing industry 2017-03-15 [MM Times]

Labor Ministry: Nearly Half of Burma’s 1.2 million Child Workers are at Risk 2017-03-14 [ReliefWeb]

Yangon workers protest after sackings 2017-03-12 [Eleven]

Strike at Chinese factory in Myanmar another bump along ‘One Road’ 2017-03-11 [The South China Morning Post]

H&M factory in Myanmar damaged in violent labor dispute 2017-03-11 [Reuters]

Workers demand rights, protest layoffs 2017-03-10 [The Times]

H&M factory in Myanmar damaged in violent labour dispute 2017-03-07 [CNA]

H&M factory in Myanmar damaged in violent labour dispute 2017-03-07 [Reuters]

First wellbeing seminar for Myanmar maritime students 2017-03-02 [ITF]

Garment workers in Myanmar are fighting back 2017-03-01 [IndustriALL]

The lawyer battling with the Burmese judiciary 2017-02-27 [Equal Times]

Awareness week prompts 125 Myanmar seafarers to join union 2017-02-22 [iTF]

Union Aid Abroad urges Australian Govt. to push for an end to Myanmar’s Rohingya devastating crisis 2017-02-10 [Union Aid Abroad]

Child labour & low wages: The real cost of producing fashion 2017-02-08 [Asian Corresspondent]

Rohingya refugees to be allowed to work in Malaysia from March 2017-02-03 [CNA]

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

Workers Rally for Labor Rights in Mandalay 2017-01-23 [Irrawaddy]

Panda Textile workers back on strike after last-minute revisions to negotiated truce 2017-01-23 [The Times]

Killings of 5 Myanmar Workers Part of Feud Among Countrymen: Malaysian Official 2017-01-11 [RFA]

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

Labor Rights Negotiations Fail with Mandalay Textile Factory 2017-01-09 [The Irrawaddy]

Four Myanmar Workers Killed in Machete Attack in Malaysia 2017-01-07 [RFA]

Police Arrest Third Suspect in Death of Myanmar Reporter 2017-01-06 [RFA]

Migrant worker sues Thai social security office for unfair treatment For more info 2017-01-05 [Human Rights and Development Foundation]

Govt orders struck factory to close and conduct health impact assessments 2017-01-03 [The Times]

Plastic factory strike targets increased wages and workplace safety 2016-12-07 [The Times]

IndustriALL Myanmar affiliates make rapid progress, despite challenges 2016-12-07 [IndustriALL]

Minimum wage law still not cutting it for garment workers: report 2016-12-02 [The Times]

Factory Workers Subjected to Terrible Conditions 2016-12-02 [TeleSUR]

Myanmar garment workers still far from labour rights, report says 2016-12-02 [The Nation]

Panda garment workers to march to Nay Pyi Taw 2016-10-31 [The Times]

Four national human rights commissioners resign over child domestic workers scandal 2016-10-07 [Myanmar Times]

Teachers work from the ground up to strengthen union 2016-09-30 [Education International]

Sakura goes ahead with new production targets despite strike 2016-09-29 [The Times]

Sakura garment factory strike ends with negotiations 2016-09-26 [Myanmar Times]

Workers in Mandalay protest Arbitration Council reps 2016-09-19 [The Times]

Facebook post inspires landmark labour case 2016-09-15 [The Post]

Defying challenges, Myanmar’s workers win crucial labour rights 2016-09-13 [Equal Times]

Defying Challenges, Myanmar Workers Win Rights at Work For more info 2016-08-26 [Solidarity Center]

Farmers Form Unions across Myanmar to Save Their Land For more info 2016-08-26 [Solidarity Center]

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