IFJ urges Chinese authorities to ensure free flow of information

Today's labour news

83 major brands implicated in report on forced labour of ethnic minorities from Xinjiang assigned to factories across provinces 2020-03-25 [Business and Human Rights Resource Centre]

IFJ urges Chinese authorities to ensure free flow of information 2020-03-22 [IFJ]

Les mobilisations collectives repartent avec la reprise du travail 2020-03-21 [A L'encontre]

Collective protests begin to flare up again as China returns to work 2020-03-20 [CLB]

Mission to Cambodia-a Country Fully Integrated by China 2020-03-19 [HKCTU]

Roughly 5 million people lost their jobs in the first 2 months of 2020 2020-03-17 [CNBC]

Парламентарии Макао провалили закон о профсоюзах 2020-03-17 [www.solidarnost.org]

Women workers on the frontline in the battle against the coronavirus 2020-03-13 [CLB]

Hubei set for a gradual return to work 2020-03-13 [CLB]

Hongkong-fackets ledare Lee Cheuk Yan åtalad i nytt tillslag 2020-03-10 [IUL]

La Cina potrebbe uscire rafforzata dalla crisi del coronavirus 2020-03-10 [Internazionale]

Wieder Razzia in Hongkong: Gewerkschaftsführer Lee Cheuk Yan verhaftet und angeklagt 2020-03-09 [IUL]

The Bubble Revolution in Chinese Football: Lives at the Bottom of the League 2020-03-09 [HKCTU]

Crolla l'export cinese, il coronavirus manda la fabbrica del mondo in deficit commerciale 2020-03-07 [La Repubblica]

ח'כ עודה: פניתי לוועדת הכספים כדי לקדם פיצוי כספי לעסקים שנפגעו מהקורונה 2020-03-06 [המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית]

Persistence under the Political Winter: Xiangzi and Heart Sanitation 2020-03-05 [HKCTU]

China Labor Watch claims an iPhone worker at a Foxconn Dormitory committed suicide Yesterday, Foxconn refutes the location 2020-03-04 [Patently Apple]

Think-tank report on Uighur labour in China lists global brands 2020-03-03 [Reuters/Daily Maverick]

Independent Hong Kong union leader Lee Cheuk Yan charged in new crackdown 2020-03-02 [IUF]

L’economia cinese può resistere al coronavirus? Di Michael Spence (da Project Syndicate, 29 febbraio 2020) 2020-02-29 [Fata Turchina Economics]

Китайские профсоюзы инвестируют в борьбу с коронавирусом 2020-02-27 [www.solidarnost.org]

Hubei's labor union invests heavily to care for anti-epidemic personnel 2020-02-27 [Xinhua]

Three Wall Street Journal reporters expelled 2020-02-24 [IFJ]

Swedish journalists and publishers petition China for release of Gui Minhai 2020-02-24 [IFJ]

Workers in limbo as authorities struggle for a coherent coronavirus policy 2020-02-24 [CLB]

Quelle miniere in Perù che riducono in polvere anche le vite dei contadini 2020-02-21 [L'Espresso]

Fca, Generale Motors e Toyota riaprono le fabbriche in Cina 2020-02-19 [AGI]

Country staggers back to work amid continued coronavirus outbreak 2020-02-19 [CLB]

Holding China’s trade unions to account - in-depth investigation into the ACFTU’s reform initiative 2020-02-19 [CLB]

Post Office workers refuse to touch parcels from China amid coronavirus outbreak 2020-02-13 [Radio 702]

KHMWU in solidarity with Wuhan's health and medical workers 2020-02-11 [CINA]

Citizen journalist missing in Wuhan after covering coronavirus 2020-02-11 [IFJ]

Hong Kong hotel workers denounce plans to quarantine mainland visitors and tourists at hotels 2020-02-10 [IUF]

The workers striving behind the scenes to combat the coronavirus in Wuhan 2020-02-08 [CLB]

Construction workers under pressure as more cities rush to build hospitals 2020-02-08 [CLB]

Coronavirus: Hong Kong medical workers vote down plans to extend their strike having earlier escalated their action by occupying key floors of Hospital Authority headquarters 2020-02-07 [SCMP]

Hong Kong medical workers continue to strike for border closure 2020-02-07 [France 24]

 VIDEO  Medical Workers Stage Protest at Hospital Authority Offices 2020-02-07 [VOA]

אשדוד על הכוונת: ההסתדרות חתמה על הסכם שיאפשר את הפרטת נמל חיפה 2020-02-07 [המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית]

15th person tests positive for Wuhan coronavirus as hospital workers go on strike 2020-02-03 [Coconuts Hong Kong]

Hong Kong union calls strike to demand China border closure 2020-02-01 [Associated Press]

Coronavirus freezes return of China’s legions of migrant workers 2020-02-01 [Financial Times]

Hong Kong hospital workers to strike in bid for closure of China borders 2020-02-01 [New York Post]

E tu: safety of Air NZ Wuhan crew paramount 2020-01-31 [E tu union]

China coronavirus: Hong Kong nurses call in sick in protest at government refusal to close borders 2020-01-30 [The Star]

Hong Kong Unions Threaten Strikes in Push for Border Closure to Curb Virus 2020-01-30 [US News and World Report]

Calls to set up a professional football players trade union 2020-01-23 [CLB]

Coal mine accidents and deaths in China decline in 2019 2020-01-23 [CLB]

Scammed Chinese workers promised fairness instead told to go-union 2020-01-21 [Radio New Zealand]

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