KHMU-Busan National University Hospital union leaders on hunger strike for 28 days

Today's labour news

KPTU Calls for Prohibition on Dismissals Starting with Aviation and Yeongjong 2020-03-31 [KPTU]

GM Korea agrees pay freeze with union 2020-03-28 [just-auto]

South Korea appears to have greatly slowed the new cases of COVID-19 2020-03-27 [PSI]

Fighting for protections for airport workers 2020-03-25 [KPTU]

KPTU Statement Welcoming Establishment of Safe Rates 2019-12-13 [KPTU]

ILO ‘Road Safety and Decent Work’ Guidelines and Korean truck drivers’ fight for Safe Rates  ActNOW!  2019-11-29 [KPTU]

AIRF Expresses Solidarity to KPTU For more info 2019-11-17 [AIRF Communication Centre]

Meet the worker who’s been occupying a Samsung building for 123 days 2019-10-10 [Bright Green]

Solidarity with Korean Airline workers 2019-07-28 [LeftStreamed w/ TAWC YYZ]

KHMU-Busan National University Hospital union leaders on hunger strike for 28 days 2019-07-26 [UNI Global Union]

Unions of Couriers, Market Workers Join Boycott of Japanese Products 2019-07-24 [Korea Bizwire]

Logistics, supermarket unions join 'Boycott Japan' campaign 2019-07-24 [Korea Times]

Busan subway workers end strike after pay raise deal 2019-07-12 [Yonhap News]

Labor and Management of Renault Samsung Motors Reach Tentative Agreement on Wage Hike 2019-06-13 [Biz Korea]

KCTU's attempt for cross-society strike 2019-03-11 [Dong-A Ilbo]

KPTU Statement on Government Measures Concerning Death of Kim Yong-gyun 2019-02-05 [KPTU]

KB union withdraws plans for 2nd strike 2019-01-21 [koreatimes]

Minimum wage made simple 2019-01-20 [koreajoongangdaily]

Fund to help workers faces complaints from own underpaid workers 2019-01-20 [koreajoongangdaily]

Samsung sorry for sicknesses, deaths of some workers: We offer our sincere apology 2018-11-25 [Circa]

Samsung Apologizes to Workers Who Had Miscarriages, Got Cancer From Factories: 'We Have Failed' 2018-11-24 [People]

Samsung admits fault over illnesses and deaths of workers 2018-11-24 [CBS]

Samsung apologizes over sicknesses, deaths of some workers 2018-11-23 [The Times-Union]

Nepali migrants in S Korea to get orientation on stress management, repatriation 2018-11-23 []

Samsung should try imagining a world where big firms respect workers 2018-11-09 [Guardian]

Samsung Chairman Indicted for Allegedly Sabotaging Labor Union 2018-09-27 [Bloomberg]

Former Samsung Electronics exec nabbed over alleged labor union sabotage 2018-08-07 [Yonhap]

Ex-labor minister arraigned in alleged anti-labor union scheme 2018-07-04 [Korea Herald]

Labor unions on strike amid economic crisis 2018-07-03 [Dong-A Ilbo]

Prosecutors raid police intelligence office in probe of Samsung’s anti-union scheme 2018-06-27 [Korea Herald]

KPTU Statement on UK-DPRK Summit 2018-06-14 [KPTU on Korea Policy Institute]

Samsung Electronics has its first labor union 2018-06-01 [Korean Joongang Daily]

First labor union formed at Samsung Electronics 2018-05-31 [Korea Herald]

Samsung executive grilled over alleged labor union sabotage 2018-05-08 [Korea Times]

Arrest warrants sought for Samsung executives for sabotaging labor union 2018-05-01 [Korea Herald]

KPTU Statement on Panmunjom Declaration 2018-04-28 [KPTU on Korea Policy Institute]

Thousands of workers expected in South Korea 2018-03-19 [khmertimeskh]

Disputes with temporary workers add to GM Korea's challenges 2018-03-19 [Reuter]

Korean Companies Hire More Workers Abroad Than at Home 2018-03-19 [chosun]

The 5,000 Malaysians working and staying illegally in South Korea ‘living underground’ 2018-03-13 [thestar]

GM Korea to Slash Executive Numbers, Talks With Union Make Little Progress 2018-03-01 [news18]

Was Your Samsung Smartphone Built in a Southeast Asian Sweatshop? 2018-01-02 [The Nation]

RATP and Transdev unions support Seoul colleagues 2017-12-14 [ITF]

Public workers of the world call for immediate release of detained Korean unionist Han Sang-gyun 2017-11-05 [PSI]

Tell the IOC! No more deaths in mega sports events! Click the link and sign now! 2017-09-12 [BWI Global Union ]

ITUC: Dialogue, Not Conflict, in the Korean Peninsula Is Needed 2017-08-23 [ITUC]

Struggling healthcare workers join labor unions in droves 2017-08-08 [Korea Biomedical Review]

Korea: UNI Global Union urges President Moon to release Han Sang-gyun 2017-07-09 []

Hyundai Motor union blasted for excessive demands 2017-05-03 [The Times]

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