Workers’ rights issues should be resolved through negotiations, not by union busting, say 43 civil society and trade union groups.
More than exercising the right to a weekly day off is the right to enjoy the space outside the employers’ homes and to act “normally” away from the gaze of the employer, says Linda Lumayag.
Bentangkan rundingan TPPA untuk debat di Parlimen. Itulah seruan 37 badan-badan bukan kerajaan dalam suatu memorandum yang diserahkan kepada kerajaan.
Hentikan tindakan disiplin terhadap pekerja kerana melaksanakan hak politik mereka, kata Charles Hector, Mohd Roszeli Majid dan Pranom Somwong.
Xenophobia against foreign workers is reminiscent of a typical BN tactic of using racial issues to distract attention from more vital issues at hand, says Angeline Loh.
Minimum wages should be upheld for all workers without discrimination, says Syed Shahir Syed Mohamud .
The BN government must keep its July 2012 minimum wage promise to workers, says Charles Hector.
Charles Hector asserts that Renesas must immediately recognise the workers’ union and reinstate workers’ leader Wan Noorulazhar and other workers who have been terminated.
A regional workshop held recently has come up with landmark recommendations to protect the employer-worker relationship from being undermined by labour outsourcing arrangements.
The Fair Labour Association (FLA) is expected to release an investigative report about labour conditions in Foxconn’s factories in China that produce for Apple, later on this week, reports GoodElectronics.