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Private schools profit from government help, embezzle money, and leave teachers jobless [EI] 2021-01-13

Mass layoffs reported at over 100 Taipei businesses [Taiwan News] 2020-12-27

Migrant workers in Taiwan rally for better pay, more time off [Focus Taiwan] 2020-12-13

Implement overtime pay option for teachers: union [Taipei Times] 2020-11-25

Union cites dangers of surveillance cameras in ECE facilities [Education International] 2020-11-25

Taiwan to subsidize quarantine costs for migrant agricultural workers [Focus Taiwan] 2020-11-05

Education union’s pressure prompts a private educational provider to apologise for harassment [Education International] 2020-10-16

Prompt action to stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep schools open and safe [EI] 2020-03-27

Organizations call for illegal migrant worker amnesty [Focus] 2020-03-04

Attacks Against the Yilan Migrant Fishermen Union Force the Resignation of Union President [The New Bloom] 2019-11-03

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Private schools profit from government help, embezzle money, and leave teachers jobless 2021-01-13 [EI]

Labor broker fined for excessive deduction of migrants' pay 2021-01-01 [Focus Taiwan]

Mass layoffs reported at over 100 Taipei businesses 2020-12-27 [Taiwan News]

Taiwan, Indonesia officials to discuss migrant labor issues Wednesday 2020-12-22 [Focus Taiwan]

New report calls on Taiwan to end labor abuse of migrant fishers 2020-12-21 [UCN]

Employers face fine if caught providing shoddy dorms 2020-12-16 [Taiwan News]

Migrant workers in Taiwan rally for better pay, more time off 2020-12-13 [Focus Taiwan]

Taiwan in talks to expand migrant labor pool 2020-12-07 [Taipei Times]

Implement overtime pay option for teachers: union 2020-11-25 [Taipei Times]

Union cites dangers of surveillance cameras in ECE facilities 2020-11-25 [Education International]

Pro-Chinese cable news TV licence rejected over disinformation claims 2020-11-23 [IFJ]

Annual pro-labor march to be held in Taipei Sunday 2020-11-20 [Focus Taiwan]

Taiwan Accused of Failing to Protect Medical Rights of Southeast Asian Workers 2020-11-14 [Diplomat]

Apple puts key Taiwanese contractor on probation over labor abuses in china 2020-11-09 [NYT]

Most food delivery drivers not covered by labor insurance 2020-11-06 [Focus Taiwan]

Taiwan to subsidize quarantine costs for migrant agricultural workers 2020-11-05 [Focus Taiwan]

Taiwan mulls loosening labor rules to allow more foreign IT graduates 2020-10-27 [Taiwan News]

Education union’s pressure prompts a private educational provider to apologise for harassment 2020-10-17 [EI]

Education union’s pressure prompts a private educational provider to apologise for harassment 2020-10-16 [Education International]

US includes Taiwan on forced labor list due to fishing industry abuses 2020-10-01 [Seafood Source]

Taiwan records 4th longest working hours worldwide in 2019 2020-09-30 [Focus Taiwan]

MOL punts on plan to expand migrant workforce in construction 2020-09-29 [Focus Taiwan]

Labor group details struggle facing Taiwan's migrant workers 2020-09-22 [Taiwan News]

Ministry of Labor announces work hour restriction exemptions for wind power workers 2020-09-18 [Baker McKenzie]

Nighttime inspections find banks breaching labor act 2020-09-16 [Taipei Times]

Minimum wage to increase next year by NT$200 2020-09-09 [Taipei Times]

Global Worker's Organization set up football league for migrant workers 2020-09-08 [Taiwan News]

Bus drivers’ union vows to file suit over labor breaches 2020-08-30 [Taipei Times]

Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp implements pay increase 2020-08-26 [Taipei Times]

Taiwan Railways Union members demonstrate against owed pay, new work schedule 2020-08-18 [New Bloom]

Taiwan to raise minimum monthly wage by less than 1% in lowest hike since 2016 2020-08-18 [Taiwan News]

Employers who who illegally cut migrant workers' wages face heavy fines 2020-08-18 [Taiwan News]

Union protests overtime pay delay, new schedule 2020-08-04 [Taipei Times]

Even with few COVID-19 cases, more workers are furloughed due to overseas demand 2020-07-24 [Focus Taiwan]

Nursing conditions in poor state of health 2020-07-21 [The Times]

Teachers' unions push for air conditioning in schools 2020-06-23 [Focus Taiwan]

Prompt action to stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep schools open and safe 2020-03-27 [EI]

Organizations call for illegal migrant worker amnesty 2020-03-04 [Focus]

Baby or a job? Stark choice for Taiwan's migrant workers 2019-12-19 [Reuters]

Women forced to perform sexual favors in Australia 2019-12-06 [The Times]

8 Taiwanese women sexually abused in Australia on fruit-picking working holiday 2019-12-05 [The News]

Attacks Against the Yilan Migrant Fishermen Union Force the Resignation of Union President 2019-11-03 [The New Bloom]

Most food drivers hired as staff: MOL 2019-10-31 [The Times]

EVA, union continue dispute over strike 2019-09-07 [The Times]

Taiwan's labor groups call for at least 5% hike in minimum wage 2019-08-12 [Taiwan News]

Taiwanese workers demand fair distribution of income 2019-08-12 [IndustriALL]

Union leaders call for adjustments to labor laws after strike 2019-07-31 [Focus]

EVA Management Retaliates Against Union After End of Flight Attendants’ Strike 2019-07-26 [The New Bloom]

EVA Air cabin crew end strike 2019-07-09 [The Times]

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