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Inside China’s strategy to influence the world’s media 2020-06-29 [IFJ]

White collar workers face wage cuts and layoffs in wake of pandemic 2020-06-28 [CLB]

Transport company in tanker explosion repeatedly violated safety standards 2020-06-18 [CLB]

Lax enforcement of safety regulations leads to spate of tower crane accidents 2020-06-05 [China Labour Bulletin]

Official youth unemployment rate hits 13.8 percent in April 2020-05-24 [CLB]

As NPC opens in Beijing, China’s workers don’t feel even moderately prosperous 2020-05-24 [CLB]

Indonesia condemns abuse of fishermen aboard Chinese boats after release of corpse video 2020-05-11 [ABC]

Five labour activists released after 15 months in detention 2020-05-09 [China Labour Bulletin]

Journalist jailed for criticising Chinese government 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

Unemployment in China may hit 70 million Workers in electronics industry face massive layoffs 2020-05-06 [HKCTU]

A trade union in lockdown 2020-05-05 [China Labour Bulletin]

Court finally rules on accident that killed 73 construction workers in 2016 2020-05-03 [CLB]

UK urged to stop cotton imports made in Chinese 'prison camps' 2020-04-23 [Thomson Reuters]

Xi stresses importance of employment in poverty alleviation 2020-04-23 [chinadaily]

Unemployment rate eases slightly in March to 5.9 percent 2020-04-18 [CLB]

Documentary filmmaker arrested over subversion charges 2020-04-18 [IFJ]

A spectre is haunting the West – the spectre of authoritarian capitalism 2020-04-16 [Opendemocracy]

Taxi driver protests continue despite government relief measures 2020-04-15 [CLB]

At least 19 killed fighting forest fire in Sichuan 2020-04-07 [CLB]

Foreign teachers in China struggle to get paid 2020-04-07 [CLB]

Trade unions caught in the headlights of the coronavirus crisis 2020-04-07 [CLB]

COVID-19 diaries from Wuhan: Looking for human connection in isolation 2020-04-04 [GlobalVoices]

Chinese forest fire: Firefighters and guide killed in Sichuan blaze 2020-03-31 [BBC]

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]

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]

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]

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

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]

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]

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]

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

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

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]

Focus on hospital violence obscures basic problems of pay and working conditions 2020-01-13 [CLB]

The state of labour relations in China, 2019 2020-01-13 [CLB]

China ends forced labour for sex workers 2019-12-29 [BBC]

They Said #MeToo. Now They Are Being Sued. 2019-12-28 [The Times]

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