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International trade union solidarity [Education International] 2021-01-13

Authorities demand media organisations hand over materials [IFJ] 2021-01-12

HKCTU chair, Carol Ng, arrested for allegedly breaching the national security law Call for HKSAR government to cease political suppression now [HKCTU] 2021-01-09

BWI condemns arrest of HKCTU Chair Carol Ng and 50 others [BWI] 2021-01-08

Arrest of activists seriously violates fundamental human rights [ITUC] 2021-01-08

The ‘new rating system’ is porous. The living wage is the way out [HKCTU] 2021-01-02

Coronavirus: pay deductions for Hong Kong medical workers who joined strike, but no further action by hospital chiefs [South China Morning Post] 2020-11-27

Doctors say hospital strike inquiry creating 'chilling effect' [The Standard] 2020-10-16

Dock workers’ union demands compensation for workers infected with Covid-19 [CLB] 2020-09-04

BWI opposes anti-democracy laws in HK and Philippines [BWI] 2020-07-27

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International trade union solidarity 2021-01-13 [Education International]

Authorities demand media organisations hand over materials 2021-01-12 [IFJ]

HKCTU chair, Carol Ng, arrested for allegedly breaching the national security law Call for HKSAR government to cease political suppression now 2021-01-09 [HKCTU]

E tu condemns arrests of Hong Kong activists 2021-01-08 [E tu union]

BWI condemns arrest of HKCTU Chair Carol Ng and 50 others 2021-01-08 [BWI]

Arrest of activists seriously violates fundamental human rights 2021-01-08 [ITUC]

IndustriALL Global Union statement on activists jailed in Hong Kong 2021-01-07 [IndustriALL]

The ‘new rating system’ is porous. The living wage is the way out 2021-01-02 [HKCTU]

Jimmy Lai charged with 'collusion with foreign forces' 2020-12-14 [IFJ]

Jimmy Lai detained and denied bail 2020-12-04 [IFJ]

Radio host arrested under national security law 2020-12-01 [IFJ]

Coronavirus: pay deductions for Hong Kong medical workers who joined strike, but no further action by hospital chiefs 2020-11-27 [South China Morning Post]

High court rules against police 2020-11-24 [IFJ]

Hong Kong National Security Law: Death of one country, two systems-Freedom is at stake! 2020-11-12 [HKCTU]

Student activist detained under security law 2020-11-02 [IFJ]

Police raid offices of pro-democracy media magnate Jimmy Lai 2020-10-21 [IFJ]

Doctors say hospital strike inquiry creating 'chilling effect' 2020-10-16 [The Standard]

Cathay Pacific pilots push for seat at table for restructuring talks 2020-09-29 [Nasdaq]

Police amend definition of journalist to restrict access 2020-09-23 [IFJ]

Dock workers’ union demands compensation for workers infected with Covid-19 2020-09-04 [CLB]

Work visa for Hong Kong Free Press editor denied 2020-09-01 [IFJ]

‘Masks, Covid-19 tests can’t fix crammed living woes at Hong Kong domestic worker dorms’ 2020-08-21 [The South China Morning Post]

Campaign against attempts to silence media 2020-08-21 [IFJ]

Joint statement: The decline of press freedom in Hong Kong 2020-08-19 [IFJ]

Asia-Pacific statement of solidarity on Hong Kong from IFJ affiliates & media unions 2020-08-19 [IFJ]

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

Hospitals' HR boss at center of strike row quits 2020-08-05 [The Standard]

University fires pro-democracy leader and academic Benny Tai 2020-07-30 [IFJ]

BWI opposes anti-democracy laws in HK and Philippines 2020-07-27 [BWI]

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]

CGU Demands Justice for Lee Cheuk Yan and Respect for Human Rights in Hong Kong 2020-07-04 [UNI]

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]

Hong Kong: The Empire Strikes Back 2020-06-25 [Workersliberty]

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

Pro-Democracy Unions Won’t Call for General Strike 2020-06-21 [Bloomberg]

National security law: plans for general strike in Hong Kong, class boycott fail to win enough support at unofficial ‘referendum’ 2020-06-21 [The South China Morning Post]

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

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]

Global education community rallies in defence of academic freedom in Hong Kong 2020-05-30 [EI]

Unions condemn Beijing’s power grab, demand human rights 2020-05-28 [BWI]

Hong Kong protests: Mass action planned for Wednesday as city braces for Legco anthem bill debate 2020-05-26 [South China Morning Post]

More protests expected in Hong Kong in government crackdown 2020-05-26 [Radio New Zealand International]

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

Trade unions front, the way to struggles: HKCTU statement on International Workers' Day 2020 2020-05-03 [HKCTU]

“Prohibition on Group Gathering” Suppresses Public Demonstration The Union Front Persist with May Day Street Counters 2020-05-03 [HKCTU]

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12-01-1922 Seamen went on strike for higher wages. Over 30,000 walked out, and despite the government declaring the strike illegal after 52 days they won pay increases of 15-30%. [more]