“Free Wu Guijun” – protests in 13 cities around the world

“Free Wu Guijun” – protests in 13 cities around the world

Support grows in campaign for release of imprisoned workers’ representative chinaworker.info and CWI reporters It is now five months since Wu Guijun, a migrant worker employed at the Diweixin Product Factory in Shenzhen, was taken into detention by police. Wu had been elected by his workmates during a month-long strike against […]

China’s super-rich get even richer

China’s super-rich get even richer

Forbes rich list says 400 wealthiest people became 150 billion US dollars wealthier last year Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info “The rich are getting richer,” declared Russell Flannery, the bureau chief for Forbes Shanghai. The US magazine unveiled its annual China rich list last week, once again showing a marked growth in […]

Yuyao: Mass anger after flood disaster

Yuyao: Mass anger after flood disaster

Thousands protest against CCP officialdom over media lies and inadequate relief efforts • Suppressed CCTV news report says official bungling aggravated flooding chinaworker.info The city of Yuyao in Zhejiang province was hit by the region’s worst floods in over a century last week after Typhoon Fitow struck eastern China. Seventy […]

“Release Wu Guijun” – protests around the world on 23 October

“Release Wu Guijun” – protests around the world on 23 October

Shenzhen factory workers’ representative held by police for five months chinaworker.info On Wednesday 23 October, Wu Guijun, a migrant worker in Shenzhen, will have been held in police detention for five months. Wu has only very recently been formally charged. For months he was denied contact with his lawyer. Wu’s […]

Marathon dispute at Guangzhou tool suppliers

Marathon dispute at Guangzhou tool suppliers

Over 100 workers at McDonald’s supplier fighting for equal pay and conditions chinaworker.info GUANGZHOU Over 100 migrant workers at Hong Kong-owned Luen Shing Industries Limited have been in dispute with the company since August. According to BaGongWatch the workers have staged daily demonstrations, with the protests continuing after almost two […]