Government Gambles on Workers’ Rights

Today's labour news

Labour Update #30 2019-10-14 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #29 2019-10-08 [TinyLetter]

Saturday should be a holiday, Vietnamese workers assert 2019-10-07 [VN Express]

Labour Update #28 2019-09-30 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #27 2019-09-23 [TinyLetter]

Union suggests three more public holidays 2019-09-18 [VN Express]

Labour Update #26 2019-09-16 [TinyLetter]

Vietnamese trainees sue Fukushima firm over decontamination work 2019-09-05 [Today]

Labour Update #24 2019-08-26 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #23 2019-08-19 [TinyLetter]

Labour Update #19 2019-07-08 [TinyLetter]

Government Gambles on Workers’ Rights 2019-07-08 [Jacobin]

Labour Update #18 2019-06-30 [TinyLetter]

EU-Vietnam trade deal a bad day for workers' rights 2019-06-25 [EU Observer]

ILO welcomes vote to ratify ILO fundamental convention on collective bargaining 2019-06-16 [ILO]

Labor federation wants minimum wage raised 8 pct 2019-06-16 [VNExpress International]

Labour update #17 2019-06-16 [TinyLetter]

Tackling mine safety in Vietnam and Mongolia 2019-06-11 [IndustriALL]

Labour update newsletter #16 2019-06-10 [[TinyLetter]]

Labour Update #15 2019-06-03 [TinyLetter]

Vietnamese migrant workers strikes after retaliatory actions taken by management against organizers 2019-05-31 [New Bloom]

Labour update newsletter #14 2019-05-28 [TinyLetter]

Trade union battles to protect workers' rights 2019-04-23 [The News]

No union, no problems: Anatomy of a wildcat strike in Vietnamese shoe factory 2019-04-04 [Notes from Below]

Việt Nam ratifies ILO Convention on employment for workers with disabilities 2019-03-28 [Vietnam News]

Vietnamese workers, streaming to Japan, face risks as labor system opens up 2019-03-21 [Today]

Textiles workers struggle to get by on just $50 a week 2019-03-08 [The News]

Low wages affect basic amenities of workers 2019-03-05 [The Daily Star]

Taiwanese firm in Vietnam sacks 10,000 workers before Lunar New Year 2019-01-31 [The Express]

City trade unions ensure happy Tết for labourerS 2018-12-26 [The News]

Shrinking Japan OKs divisive bill to get more foreign labor 2018-12-07 [Albany Times Union]

Activist and journalist sentenced to four years jail 2018-09-21 [IFJ]

Overworked, abused, hungry: Vietnamese domestic workers in Saudi 2018-09-19 [Al Jazeera]

Workers Protest Proposed Lease of Economic Zones to China 2018-07-24 [The News Lens]

More than one worker in four barely make ends meet 2018-07-15 [Asian News]

Most workers said income sufficient to cover living expenses: survey 2018-07-15 [Vietnam Net]

Mass Protests Sweep Vietnam for the First Time in Decades 2018-06-24 [Truth Out]

Around 100 arrested during demonstrations over draft law for special economic zones that workers fear will be dominated by Chinese interests 2018-06-23 [SCMP]

Most protesting employees resume work 2018-06-23 [Vietnam.net]

Industrial zone workers struggle to make ends meet 2018-06-10 [Vietnam Net]

Aging population prompts Vietnam to look at raising retirement levels 2018-04-25 [The Express]

 VIDEO  Thousands of Vietnamese workers take to highway to protest wage cuts 2018-03-24 [The Express]

Your cool new Samsung smartphone brought to you by noise, pain and miscarriages 2018-03-23 [USA Today]

Korean President Moon called on to stop Samsung Vietnam abuse 2018-03-22 [ITUC]

600 workers abandoned by Texwell Vina find new jobs 2018-03-13 [The News]

600 workers abandoned by Texwell Vina find new jobs 2018-03-13 [vietnamnews]

Province budget to pay for workers’ social insurance 2018-03-12 [vietnamnews]

Vietnamese workers find new jobs after S Korean boss disappears owing $1.37 mil 2018-03-12 [vnexpress]

Dialogue to solve workers’ problems in Đồng Nai 2018-03-09 [vietnamnews]

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