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13 April 2020
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Author: Clément Abitbol et Julien Tampe, Avocats au barreau de Paris, dans le Huffington Post (France)

« Coronavirus: l'entreprise Amazon met-elle en danger la vie d'autrui? », 9 avril 2020...

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9 April 2020

India: Govt. and embassies fail to record details of thousands of migrant deaths in Gulf countries

Author: Ahssanuddin Haseeb, Khabar Live Hyderabad News (India)

"Invisible Migrant Workers Dying of 'Natural Causes in 'Arabian Gulf'," 3 Apr 2020...

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9 April 2020

Africa: UN Global Compact on responsible business response to Covid-19

Author: UN Global Compact

"Responsible Business Response to Covid-19 in Africa"...

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9 April 2020

Bahrain: Covid-19 labour law changes "welcome" but NGO calls on Govt. to provide assistance to workers

Author: Migrant Rights

"Bahrain announces amnesty for irregular migrants and cuts in Flexi-Permit fees," 3 Apr 2020...

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9 April 2020

Balkan private sector workers face job loss, salary cuts & forced unpaid leave as reported labour abuses rise amid COVID-19

Author: BIRN, BalkanInsight

"Balkan Private Sector Workers Hardest Hit by Coronavirus Fallout", 3 April 2020...

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9 April 2020

Bulgaria: Union urges govt to take measures to protect workers from COVID-19

Author: BWI Building and Wood Workers' International

"Bulgaria: Union calls on govt to take drastic measures to protect workers from COVID-19", 3 April 2020...

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9 April 2020

Cambodia: European Branded Clothing Alliance requests EU to postpone withdrawing Cambodia's tariff preferences as Covid-19 pandemic causes a global challenge in the textile industry

Author: Sok Chan & Yeshi Dema, Khmer Times

"European companies ask EU to postpone EBA withdrawal", 9 April 2020...

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9 April 2020

Cambodia: Oxfam claims that garment workers struggle to support their livelihoods as $70 per month package is not adequate while Covid-19 pandemic interrupts factory operations

Author: Harrison White, Khmer Times

"Oxfam: $70 a month factory pay could push workers back into poverty", 9 April 2020...

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9 April 2020

Cambodia: Workers will be required for 14 days self-quarantine without pay if they are absent from work during govt's cancelled Khmer New Year

Author: SoK Chan, Khmer Times

"Absent workers during KNY must go on 14 days unpaid leave and mandatory self-quarantine", 9 April 2020...

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9 April 2020

China: Aldi sued in Shangai by employee over sexual harassment allegations

Author: David Paulk, Sixth Tone

"Shanghai Woman Sues Aldi Over Boss’s Alleged Misconduct", 7 Apr 2020...

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