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Day: April 16, 2019

Malaysia: building union power by more members

According to the Malaysia Department of Trade Union Affairs, the rate of unionization in the country is only 6 per cent. This year, the unions are aiming to organize thousands of workers from factories in the transport and equipment industry,…

IndustriALL and H&M national monitoring committee established in India.

The purpose of the NMC is to develop the national short and long term plans and strategies for implementing the GFA at H&M suppliers. The monitoring committees are composed of local trade unions as well as H&M representatives. The Indian…

Ford workers in Russia demand decent compensation

On 12 April, some 150 workers of the Ford Sollers plant with the support of IndustriALL Global Union affiliate the Interregional Trade Union “Workers Association” (ITUWA) and the local Ford trade union organization, held a rally with slogans “Ford:  discriminating and…

Doug Ford’s assault against the little guy to continue with move to lower public sector wages

Ontario Treasury Board President Peter Bethlenfalvy today signaled that the assault against the little guy that began with the cancelations of social assistance and minimum wage hikes will now shift to reducing the incomes of hundreds of thousands of hard working…