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Swiss-based Chiquita allegedly sources from Ecuador banana farms linked to child labour & hazardous pesticide
Qatar: Amnesty Intl. finds 100 workers subject to labour exploitation on World Cup stadium; incl. co. comments
Construction workers on Qatar World Cup 2022 Al Bayt stadium have been subject to wage delays of up to 7 months and other exploitative practices, an Amnesty International report reveals....
South Africa: Mineral Commodities Ltd files defamation suit against activists for 'public interest' comments
USA: Company executives speak out against racism following the killings of George Floyd & others by police