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  1. Honda Lock staff to stay on strike after rejecting pay offer

    Posted Jun 13th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Zhongshan Workers from Honda Lock (Guangdong) yesterday rejected another pay rise offer and vowed to continue the strike that started on Wednesday. They also disputed a Honda ... yesterday. The Honda Lock factory, which employs about 1,500 people, supplies key sets, door locks and other parts to Honda Motor. Yesterday afternoon, workers said they had received phone calls from ...

  2. Strike forces Honda to halt China factories

    Posted May 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough A 10-day-old strike at a key Honda component factory outside Guangzhou has forced Japan's No2 carmaker to suspend production in China, the world's largest and fastest-growing car market. Work at Honda's four car plants on the mainland- with capacity to churn out 1,800 vehicles per day- ground to a halt this week after assembly line workers at its ...

  3. Strikers see red over Honda pay offer 'insult'

    Posted Jun 12th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Zhongshan Tensions at the Honda Lock factory in Zhongshan, Guangdong, rose yesterday morning when striking workers were involved in a stand-off with riot police after ... their strike, were shocked by the management's 'take it or leave it' approach. A Xinhua report on Thursday night claimed that the dispute had been settled. Workers at the Honda Lock ...

  4. Honda looking to recruit as strike drags on

    Posted Jun 14th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou Tensions between a Honda supplier in Guangdong and its nearly 1,500 workers are rising rapidly as management has spread word it is seeking to recruit amid stagnant talks after five days of halted production. Workers at Honda Lock in Zhongshan plan a mass rally today, saying the plant has been dragging its feet in solving the labour dispute. 'The rally ...

  5. Workers, unionists clash at Honda plant in Foshan

    Posted Jun 01st 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan, Verna Yu

    ... Minnie Chan in Foshan and Verna Yu Tempers at a key Honda component factory in Guangdong reached boiling point yesterday as workers and government-backed trade union staff clashed amid ... issues with Honda's representatives in the presence of local Shishan town Federation of Trade Union staff and government officials, according to the website of mainland-based Caixin Media. ...

  6. 250 workers strike at vehicle parts factory

    Posted Jun 08th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou About 250 workers at a Foshan factory which makes exhaust systems for Guangqi Honda Automobile went on strike yesterday demanding better wages and paid overtime, saying they had been emboldened by a two-week strike by Honda workers. A prominent labour analyst warned that passive corporations that hesitated to adjust mainland wages could expect further ...

  7. Young strikers impress with pioneering tactics

    Posted Jun 16th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Professor Chang Kai, a Beijing-based academic, was surprised to receive a phone call early this month from a young worker on strike at a Honda car parts factory in Guangdong province. 'Li Xiaojuan, one of the Honda worker representatives, called me on June 3 asking whether I could be their legal consultant in negotiations with management. I was really surprised ...

  8. Toyota hit again as pay claims escalate

    Posted Jun 19th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... and another Japanese carmaker, Honda, again hit by a one-day strike. A strike may also resume at a factory that makes locks for Honda after management failed yesterday to offer the pay rise demanded ... on Tuesday but resumed production on Wednesday after the company agreed to discuss wage increases for its 800 workers. Meanwhile, Honda was hit by another strike at its component supplier Wuhan Auto ...

  9. Bargaining power

    Posted Jun 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Geoffrey Crothall When faced with low wages and increased living costs, the workers at Honda's components factory in Foshan did what many other factory workers across the Pearl River ... differences to note is the size of the factories concerned. Honda's automotive components factory in Foshan has just under 2,000 workers, while there are a reported 420,000 employed at Foxconn ...

  10. Hundreds clash as labour strife widens

    Posted Jun 09th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau, Will Clem

    ... at a Honda-affiliated plant in the Pearl River Delta city of Foshan looks set to continue for a third day. The strike, involving more than 250 of the 300 workers at the Foshan Fengfu Autoparts plant, attracted a heavy police presence. The factory makes exhaust systems for Guangqi Honda Automobile. A spokesman for Honda Motor (China) said yesterday that all assembly lines at its plants in Huangpu ...




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