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Food delivery workers need a trade union to push for real change [CLB] 2020-09-30

180+ Orgs Demand Apparel Brands End Complicity in Uyghur Forced Labour [ITUC] 2020-07-24

After the pandemic, China’s workers take another hit from widespread flooding [CLB] 2020-07-24

'Virtually entire' fashion industry complicit in Uighur forced labour, say rights groups [The Guardian] 2020-07-23

Spike in media arrests an ominous red flag [IFJ] 2020-07-06

Caterpillar sourced clothes from Xinjiang factory involved in coercive labor [Axios] 2020-07-04

Police target journalists in the aftermath of the new security law [IFJ] 2020-07-02

Council of Global Unions Joint Solidarity Statement - Justice for Lee Cheuk Yan and ensuring fundamental rights in Hong Kong [ITUC] 2020-07-02

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

Journalists overwhelmingly oppose China’s National Security Law [IFJ] 2020-06-22

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ACFTU trumpets self-proclaimed achievements in poverty alleviation 2020-10-13 [China Labour Bulletin ]

U.S. puts China at top of forced labor list 2020-10-11 [Thomson Reuters]

Government inspections fail to protect coal miners 2020-10-07 [China Labour Bulletin ]

U.S. puts China at top of forced labor list 2020-10-01 [Reuters]

Food delivery workers need a trade union to push for real change 2020-09-30 [CLB]

Government proposes shakeup of urban workers’ medical insurance scheme 2020-09-23 [China Labour Bulletin ]

Thousands of Tibetans 'coerced' into mass labour camps 2020-09-23 [BBC]

Construction worker protests on the rise as economic uncertainties persist 2020-09-21 [CLB]

Students forced to intern at Wuling Motors 2020-09-16 [China Labor Watch]

Trade union officials in Sichuan indifferent to dangers at firework factory 2020-09-14 [CLB]

Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn, and the Lives of China’s Workers 2020-09-12 [Labor Notes]

Two Australian correspondents evacuated from China 2020-09-08 [IFJ]

Cheng Lei, Australian host for China news channel detained in Beijing 2020-09-01 [IFJ]

TikTok Workers Feel 'Anxiety,' 'Anger,' And 'Rage,' Amid Trump Crackdown 2020-08-29 [NPR]

Embattled taxi drivers take action against threat from e-bikes 2020-08-22 [CLB]

High alert on fifth anniversary of Tianjin explosion 2020-08-15 [CLB]

Pro-democracy media tycoon, Jimmy Lai, arrested under new security law 2020-08-10 [IFJ]

 VIDEO  Wearing a Mask? It May Come From China’s Controversial Labor Program 2020-07-28 [New York Times]

180+ Orgs Demand Apparel Brands End Complicity in Uyghur Forced Labour 2020-07-24 [ITUC]

After the pandemic, China’s workers take another hit from widespread flooding 2020-07-24 [CLB]

'Virtually entire' fashion industry complicit in Uighur forced labour, say rights groups 2020-07-23 [The Guardian]

As it finances extraction and construction projects around the world, China is exporting its labour model and standards 2020-07-13 [Equal Times]

Amazon says email to employees banning TikTok was a mistake 2020-07-11 [Union Bulletin]

Justice for Lee Cheuk Yan! Ensure fundamental rights in Hong Kong! 2020-07-06 [BWI]

Spike in media arrests an ominous red flag 2020-07-06 [IFJ]

Caterpillar sourced clothes from Xinjiang factory involved in coercive labor 2020-07-04 [Axios]

Police target journalists in the aftermath of the new security law 2020-07-02 [IFJ]

Council of Global Unions Joint Solidarity Statement - Justice for Lee Cheuk Yan and ensuring fundamental rights in Hong Kong 2020-07-02 [ITUC]

China passes controversial national security law 2020-07-01 [IFJ]

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]

ZCTU fires warning shots at Chinese investors who violate workers rights 2020-06-25 [ZimEye]

ZCTU confronts Chinese ambassador over abusive employer compatriots 2020-06-25 [New Zimbabwe]

118-year old maritime mystery solved after remains of Chinese gold miners found 2020-06-25 [Stuff]

Journalists overwhelmingly oppose China’s National Security Law 2020-06-22 [IFJ]

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

Accountants union appeals for advice over new security law 2020-06-13 [RTHK]

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

Standing with our sisters and brothers in Hong Kong 2020-06-02 [IUF]

China’s Power Grab in Hong Kong: Destruction of Fundamental Freedoms 2020-05-30 [ITUC]

Proposed national security laws could extinguish dissent 2020-05-25 [IFJ]

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]

Indonesian fishermen who died on Chinese boats faced abuse, 21-hour days, interviews reveal 2020-05-13 [SCMP]

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

Indonesia Delays Bringing 500 Workers from China 2020-05-11 [Tempo]

https://jakartaglobe.id/news/indonesia-condemns-chinese-companys-inhumane-treatment-against-its-fishermen 2020-05-11 [JG]

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]

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