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Shenzhen workers seeking termination of contracts in droves

Shenzhen workers seeking termination of contracts in droves The main focus of labor disputes in the southern city of Shenzhen, a manufacturing base in China, has shifted to the earlier termination of employment contracts, reports business news site Caixin. Nearly 80% of the 20,000 labor disputes handled every … Read more on WantChinaTimes

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Shenzhen workers create 'Clothes-off Challenge' in response to 'Ice Bucket

Shenzhen workers create 'Clothes-off Challenge' in response to 'Ice Bucket … Twenty workers initiated a "Clothes-off Challenge" in Futian District, Shenzhen by wearing underwear, shorts or bikinis as an example of low-carbon usage, Net Ease News reports. The employees of the unidentified company published photos online showing … Read more on Shanghaiist

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Workers strike at IBM factory in Shenzhen

Workers strike at IBM factory in Shenzhen An IBM factory in Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province, has been hit by a massive strike, as some 1,000 workers protested the terms of their upcoming transfer to Lenovo in the wake of the announcement of Lenovo's $ 2.3 billion acquisition of IBM's … Read more on Global Times

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China news round-up: Shenzhen dock workers strike, Premier Li hosts SE Asian

China news round-up: Shenzhen dock workers strike, Premier Li hosts SE Asian … China news round-up: Shenzhen dock workers strike, Premier Li hosts SE Asian counterparts. Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com. BIO. Patrick Boehler has written for Foreign Policy, Time, Bloomberg, Le Monde Diplomatique and the Chinese weekly … Read more on South China Morning Post

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Shenzhen bus workers use students to smuggle phones

Shenzhen bus workers use students to smuggle phones An increasing number of employees at school bus companies operating between the cities of Hong Kong to Shenzhen are smuggling mobile phones over the border, according to Luohu Customs. The school bus employees are also forcing students, who … Read more on China Daily

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Shenzhen Bus Workers Protest Over Colleague's Suicide

Shenzhen Bus Workers Protest Over Colleague's Suicide Hundreds of public transportation workers in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen staged a protest this week in support of a colleague who killed herself by jumping from a tall building after having her pay docked. The suicide of 32-year-old Yang … Read more on Radio Free Asia

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Samsung finds no evidence of underage workers at supplier HTNS Shenzhen

Samsung finds no evidence of underage workers at supplier HTNS Shenzhen Samsung has also confirmed that two allegedly underage workers – neither of which work for HTNS Shenzhen now – were legal age when they hired in, so it would appear that things are good for now. Of course, this isn't the first time we've […]

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Foxconn workers halt production at iPhone plant

Foxconn workers halt production at iPhone plant FILE – In this file photo taken on May 22, 2010, visitors to a job fair walk past the Foxconn recruitment area in Shenzhen in south China's Guangdong province. The New York-based China Labor Watch has reported that 3,000 to 4,000 workers at the factory … Read more […]

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Foxconn workers labor under police watch after riot shuts plant

Foxconn workers labor under police watch after riot shuts plant In this May 26, 2010, photo, employees stand on the balconies of a residential house at the Foxconn complex in Shenzhen, China. Foxconn, the company that makes Apple's iPhones, suspended production at a factory in China on Monday after a brawl by as … Read […]

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'No more iSlave:' An activist fights for iPhone workers

'No more iSlave:' An activist fights for iPhone workers Debby Chan, outside the gates of one of Foxconn's two factories in Shenzhen, China, works for the Hong Kong-based worker rights group, Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior or SACOM. (Credit: Jay Greene/CNET ). HONG KONG — Debby … Read more on CNET

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4000 Sanyo Workers Strike in Shenzhen, China – Shenzhen Video

For more news and videos visit ☛ english.ntdtv.com Follow us on Twitter ☛ http Add us on Facebook ☛ on.fb.me About 4000 workers in China’s southern manufacturing hub of Shenzhen went on strike over the weekend. Labor disputes have been growing across China’s manufacturing industry, as workers become more active in asserting their rights. Employees […]

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China’s Slowdown In Coastal Provinces Forces Migrant Workers To Go Home – Forbes

At Shenzhen Railway Station, migrant workers, young and old, men and women, can be seen sleeping on the sidewalk, surrounded by their luggage, waiting for the train home. Observers in Guangdong said large numbers of small and medium-sized … Shenzhen – Bing News

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Shenzhen Workers Strike Against Long Hours and Low Pay – Shenzhen Video

For more news visit ☛ english.ntdtv.com Follow us on Twitter ☛ http Follow us on Facebook ☛ me.lt Workers at a computer parts factory were the latest to join a series of industrial actions in China’s southern manufacturing centers. The strike on Tuesday involved more than a thousand workers in the city of Shenzhen. It […]

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