‘National-level union to be formed to protect workers’ rights’ in the garment industry

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Power workers’ demo for field staff security 2018-09-23 [LabourWatch]

Rift surfaces in Wapda workers union 2018-09-23 [Dawn]

Nine killed as mine collapses after blast 2018-09-15 [Dawn]

‘National-level union to be formed to protect workers’ rights’ in the garment industry 2018-09-15 [LabourWatch]

Kiln workers’ protest continues 2018-09-11 [Dawn]

http://labourwatchpakistan.com/baldia-factory-fire-victims-movement-for-safety-of-workers-goes-on/ 2018-09-11 [LabourWatch]

Sacked employees of Wali Khan varsity call off strike 2018-09-09 [Dawn]

FDMA sacked staffers threaten agitation 2018-09-09 [LabourWatch]

Breakthrough: Pakistan Post management agrees to an official meeting with all postal unions 2018-09-09 [UNI Global Union]

‘Millions of home-based workers are deprived of benefits’ 2018-09-08 [The Daily Times]

Workers hold meeting to commemorate Defence Day 2018-09-06 [The Nation]

Pakistani migrant workers in Greece 2018-08-29 [The Daily Times]

‘18 bodies retrieved from Quetta coal mine after blast’ 2018-08-23 [LabourWatch]

Forest employees boycott work over plan to transfer budget office to Karachi 2018-08-19 [LabourWatch]

Labour unions call for safe working environment 2018-08-19 [Dawn]

‘Labour rights should be granted to peasant farmers under SIRA2013’ 2018-08-19 [The Daily Times]

Moot demands giving Haris legal rights as labourers, ending water shortage 2018-08-19 [The News]

Activists demand occupational safety measures at workplaces 2018-08-18 [The News]

Mine workers dying due to lack of workplace safety 2018-08-17 [The Tribune]

Govt, employers blamed for coal miners’ deaths 2018-08-17 [The Tribune]

Pakistan: 19 miners including rescue workers die in coal mine accident 2018-08-16 [IndustriALL]

Death toll in Quetta coal mine tragedy rises to 15 2018-08-15 [Dawn]

Worker killed in Karak salt mine collapse, comrades demand action on safety 2018-08-15 [LabourWatch]

MCI employees to go on strike during Eid days 2018-08-14 [The News]

TMA workers end strike on assurance of salary payment 2018-08-13 [Dawn]

Five wounded in attack on bus ferrying Chinese workers in Pakistan 2018-08-13 [Reuters]

Non-payment of wages: Orange Line staff besiege Shahbaz’s residence 2018-08-12 [LabourWatch]

Karak TMA workers go on strike 2018-08-12 [Dawn]

Harassment cases in colleges continue to be buried 2018-08-12 [The News]

Civil society groups protest against IMF, contract labour system 2018-08-12 [The Daily Times]

Civil Society, labour leaders decry CJP’s statement against trade unions 2018-08-11 [The Daily Times]

Non-formal schoolteachers demand resolution of issues 2018-08-06 [LabourWatch]

Oil firms asked to fix Rs15,000 salary for workers 2018-08-03 [LabourWatch]

Judiciary urged to safeguard workers’ rights 2018-08-03 [LabourWatch]

Wapda union warns of drive against ‘corruption’ in Sepco 2018-08-03 [Dawn]

Workers protest colleagues’ torture 2018-08-03 [Dawn]

Oil firms asked to fix Rs15,000 salary for workers 2018-08-02 [Dawn]

Speakers express concerns over CJP’s statement against trade unions 2018-08-02 [The Daily Times]

Teachers protest proposal to cut salaries 2018-08-01 [Dawn]

Chief Justice says would ban trade unions if they weren't constitutionally protected 2018-08-01 [The News]

Civil society urges people to vote against extremist candidates 2018-07-23 [The Daily Times]

Labour minister assures union leaders of resolving workers’ problems 2018-07-21 [Dawn]

Power workers observe ‘Safety Day’ 2018-07-21 [Dawn]

Union questions PIA affairs handling 2018-07-21 [LabourWatch]

Call to ensure women workers’ rights in next govt 2018-07-21 [LabourWatch]

Law imposed on PIA, abolishing airline workers’ rights 2018-07-20 [The Nation]

Alliance urges political parties to include labour, women issues in manifestos 2018-07-20 [The Daily Times]

Media and journalists under threat as Pakistan’s election looms 2018-07-19 [IFJ]

Labour Minister approved SESSI Staff Union’s charter of demands 2018-07-15 [The Daily Times]

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