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08 September 2016 11:00

South Korea: “The world must wake up and see what is happening here”

 

Since last year hundreds of trade union leaders and members have faced criminal charges for taking part in protests and union activities. Read more...


08 September 2016 10:44

Johannesburg in South Africa has hosted the BWI Africa Network on Chinese MNCs from August 10 to 12, 2016.Read more...


08 September 2016 10:30

The Building and Wood Workers’ International Asia-Pacific has joined 94 other civil society groups saying NO to investors suing states in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement. Read more...


08 September 2016 10:22

Trade unions and labour organisations are appealing to the Malaysian Government to protect workers from litigious employers determined to prevent union recognition and frustrate the collective bargaining process, union leaders stated at a press conference today in Subang Jaya.
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08 September 2016 10:01

The Building and Wood Workers’ International expresses its support to its Turkish affiliates who have issued a joint unified statement.Read more...


29 July 2016 14:14

Last week, on July the first hearing in the appellate court for the 15 tower crane trade unionists who earlier this year were sentenced for “blackmailing” and “obstruction of business” for engaging in collective bargaining negotiations took place.Read more...


29 July 2016 13:09

Global union leaders will be in court in Seoul on Tuesday the 26th of July to witness the latest in a series of unjust show trials of South Korean union leaders.Read more...


29 July 2016 12:55

Public Utility Workers’ Union – PUWU of Ghana TUC and its national women committee successfully held their 11th and 3rd Quadrennial Delegates Conference at PSWU Center in Kumasi Ghana from July 10th to 12th 2016.Read more...


19 July 2016 13:10

Public Utility Workers’ Union – PUWU of Ghana TUC and its national women committee successfully held their 11th and 3rd Quadrennial Delegates Conference at PSWU Center in Kumasi Ghana from July 10th to 12th 2016.Read more...