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  1. Toyota production hit by supplier's strike

    Posted Jun 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... The strike by about 300 workers at Denso (Guangzhou Nansha) Co, which stretched into its second day, has caused the plant to stop supplying its fuel injection equipment and other products to Toyota, ... affiliated with Toyota, went on strike on Thursday. Workers at another supplier of the carmaker, Tianjin Star Light Rubber and Plastic- also a Toyoda Gosei unit- downed tools on Tuesday last week. ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Hundreds clash as labour strife widens

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

    ... Will Clem in Shanghai, Mimi Lau in Guangzhou and Choi Chi-yuk Fresh worker unrest has broken out, this time in the affluent Yangtze River Delta, with hundreds of striking workers and police clashing outside a rubber factory near Shanghai on Monday morning. Workers said dozens were injured or detained and they continued their sit-in yesterday. Meanwhile, a strike ...

  4. Honda looking to recruit as strike drags on

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

    ... they could really offer 2,000 yuan, there would be no reason for us to be striking in the first place.' Several workers produced their pay slips to show their salaries were nowhere near 2,000 ... the latest attempt to lure the workers back to work. Others have included locking workers inside the plant, during the first two days of the strike, and forcing them to sign an agreement to accept ...

  5. Room for rubbish business to grow, recyclers say

    Posted Nov 07th 2010, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... said from a makeshift office above a recycling depot in Kwai Fong. The depot, which accepts more than 40 types of recyclable materials, is one of two community recycling centres set up by Chung ... funding to entrepreneurs aged between 18 and 35 years. The duo used their HK$80,000 loan from YBHK to open their first depot in Ngau Tau Kok in 2005 before expanding to Kwai Fong last year. Chung ...

  6. 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 ... who said they had not returned to work and they were not aware of any colleagues who had. 'We are continuing the strike,' a 22-year-old female worker from Guangxi said. 'No way, ...

  7. Labour woes grip HK firms in Cambodia

    Posted Nov 15th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... for a long time,' Sung said of the union leaders, in an interview at the company's headquarters in Kwai Chung. 'They went on strike without obtaining government approval in advance, ... the parties. The mass strike of workers began on September 13 and ended on September 16. Addchance is a women's wear supplier to international brands H&M, Zara and Marks & Spencer. Kong ...

  8. Wen appeals for better treatment of migrant workers

    Posted Jun 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Guangdong that makes locks for Honda cars suspended a strike as management and worker representatives set a June 18 deadline to reach a wage agreement and end the Japanese carmaker's third ... months, this new generation of migrant workers has staged strikes across the mainland demanding better salaries and unions that can represent their interests. The mainland's labour unions ...

  9. 30 laid-off workers protest at Panasonic factory in Shanghai

    Posted Aug 07th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu About 30 disgruntled laid-off workers at a Panasonic subsidiary factory in Shanghai protested over what they said was inadequate compensation, forcing the factory to close ... were unhappy with the money and benefits,' he told the South China Morning Post. Scores of police and city-management officers were present, he said. The workers were blocking the front ...

  10. Strike forces Honda to halt China factories

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

    ... ventures with Guangzhou Automobile Group Co (GAC) and Wuhan-based Dongfeng Motor. 'Apart from section heads and upper management, most of the other workers participated in the strike,' spokeswoman He Xiaowen said. 'Production line workers across all posts have walked off the job.' Striking staff at the plant are demanding monthly pay be raised to between 2,000 yuan ...




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