Forced labour & modern slavery
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Cambodia: A Cambodian woman worker details abuses while she is working for an employer in South Korea
Author: Sochan Ry, The Phnom Penh Post
"Migrant worker details abuse at hands of South Korean employer", 14 October 2019...
Bangladesh: Government suspends passports of five citizens suspected of running a trafficking ring involving hundreds of workers in Brunei
Author: Naimul Karim, Reuters
"Bangladeshi human traffickers to be sent home from Brunei" , 5 October 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Human trafficking
Malaysia: Agency frees foreign domestic workers of hiring fee burden through an ethical business model
Author: Beh Li Yi, Reuters
"Malaysia's first 'ethical' job agency targets modern slavery," 07 October 2019...
- Related companies: Pinkcollar
Author: Liz Main, Financial Review
"Property industry rolls out anti-slavery questionnaire to suppliers", 4 October 2019...
Author: Nikki Mandow, Newsroom
"Are we buying slave-picked tinned tomatoes?", 5 October 2019...
Author: Léa Stassinet, RTL (France)
« Un réseau franco-bulgare de traite d'êtres humains démantelé, 4 Bulgares arrêtés », 22 septembre 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest news on modern slavery & forced labour
US government blocks shipments from companies alleged of using forced labour in China, Malaysia, Brazil, Zimbabwe and Congo
Author: Martha Mendoza, Associated Press
“Company making Costco pajamas flagged for forced labor”, 8 Oct 2019...
- Related stories: US blocks import of goods suspected to have been produced with forced labour
- Related companies: Ansell Badger Sport Costco WRP
Author: Ana Magalhães e Daniel Camargos, Repórter Brasil (Brazil)
“Vaquejada, filho de deputada e empresa espanhola estão na nova ‘lista suja’ do trabalho escravo”, 03 de outubro de 2019...
- Related companies: Votorantim