Post Tagged with: "Strike"

Taiwan: Half a million on the streets against Ma

Taiwan: Half a million on the streets against Ma

Demonstrators call for trade pact to be withdrawn and for president to step down CWI reporters in Taipei This was the biggest demonstration in Taiwan’s history. In a clear sign that the island’s mass protest movement is gaining rather than losing momentum, 500,000 people thronged the streets of downtown Taipei […]

Zhejiang: Hospital workers’ strike a call for change

Zhejiang: Hospital workers’ strike a call for change

Brutal attacks on doctors and nurses is a sign of a broken healthcare system Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info Several hundred Zhejiang hospital workers in white coats walked out on strike on 28 October. The staff at Wenling’s No. 1 People’s Hospital were mourning their colleague, Wang Yunjie, who three days earlier was stabbed […]

South Africa: Limpopo WASP Launch

South Africa: Limpopo WASP Launch

Workers, Communities and trade unionists unify their struggle Meschak Komani, first published by WASP On Wednesday August 3rd the Sefateng Stadium in Atok was filled with revolutionary

Indonesia: Massive strike against outsourcing

Indonesia: Massive strike against outsourcing

“Workers unite! We can’t be defeated!” Dave Hundorf, chinaworker.info Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s largest economy, was hit by a massive a one-day strike on Wednesday October 3. A joint statement issued by several union organisations said a total of 80 industrial estates in 24 cities were impacted by the strike, in […]

Poland: International Solidarity with Chung Hong (Poland) Factory workers

Poland: International Solidarity with Chung Hong (Poland) Factory workers

Reinstate sacked striking workers,  Against global sweatshops chinawoker.info chinaworker.info is a campaign website for independent trade union and labour rights in China. We have heard from the union, Inicjatywa Pracownicza, that the factory of Chung Hong Electronic (Poland) , a supplier of LG Electronics Polan, in  Biskupice Podgórne in the […]