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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Bus company under fire for sacking unionist driver

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 12:00am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Bus firm under fire for sacking unionist driver A subsidiary of property-to-transport conglomerate New World Development has been accused of suppressing its labour union by firing a cross-border bus driver who was active in union affairs. Kwoon Chung Bus driver Wong Hin-wai said that halfway through a workday last month, he was told to leave ...

  2. News - China - LABOUR

    Factory fire wounds refuse to heal

    Posted May 01st 2014, 04:32am by MANDY ZUO

    ... bars. The fire escapes and three exits were bolted shut. Some women like Yan Xiaojian travelled 1,500 kilometres by bus to take the new job. Yan, then 17, said all she thought was that she could ...

  3. News - China - LABOUR

    Foxconn shuttle buses crash, killing 7 workers

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... the company's facility in Zhengzhou to an off-campus employee dormitory when the accident occurred at around 8.45am. An unnamed witness was quoted by China News Service as saying that a westbound bus rammed into the side of another driving north, causing the hit bus to overturn. Both buses were said to have "Foxconn" written on them. "At this time, we can confirm ...

  4. News - Asia - LABOUR

    'Premature' to pin Little India riot on labour tensions, Singapore minister says

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 12:41pm by Bloomberg

    ... for the ruling party since independence. The riot that broke out on the night of December 8 in the Little India district after a bus ran over and killed an Indian national has reignited the debate about ...

  5. Business - Economy - LABOUR

    Work-cheap model hits Singapore inflation wall

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Work-cheap model hits Singapore inflation wall When dozens of Chinese bus drivers held Singapore's first strike in 26 years last week, the island deported the perpetrators. Getting rid of the soaring prices that are emboldening calls for higher wages won't be as easy. Rising housing, transport and business costs have given the city state the fastest ...



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