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12 April 2018

India: Workers can be hired for fixed term across sectors

Author: Press Trust of India, Hindustan Times

"Workers can be hired for fixed term across sectors, says govt", 20 March 2018...

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8 April 2018

UAE: Employers face jail terms and hefty fines for violating labour laws

Author: Anwar Ahmad, Gulf News (UAE)

"Abu Dhabi courts fine employers violating labour law up to Dh5m", 4 April 2018...

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4 April 2018
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Author: Manon Schick, 24 Heures

« Pour que les entreprises respectent les droits humains », 27 mars 2018...

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26 February 2018

Kenya: The first coal plant in Lamu backed by China triggers concerns over environment and livelihood, project frozen pending the outcome of court

Author: Somini Sengupta, New York Times

…Kenya could soon get its first coal-fired power plant, courtesy of China. The plan’s champions, including senior Kenyan officials, say the plant will help meet the country’s fast-growing demand for electricity and draw investment. Its critics worry...

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20 February 2018
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5 December 2017

India: Labour reforms that could ease factory closures & retrenchments on hold after strong backlash from trade unions

Author: Priyanka Kakodkar, Times of India

'Labour reforms on hold, govt to seek consensus'. 18 November 2017...

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10 November 2017
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Author: RFI

"Gambie: ouverture du procès d'une société chinoise accusée de polluer Gunjur", 10 novembre 2017...

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5 October 2017

Bangladesh: Human Rights Watch urges govt. to publish reports on fire and building safety inspections of factories

Author: Prothom Alo Bangladesh

"Govt should publish reports on factories it inspects: HRW", 22 Sep 2017...

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5 October 2017

Bangladesh: Official data shows half of garment factories do not form safety committees as legally required

Author: Readymade Garment Bangladesh

"Half of apparel units flout needs for safety committees", 23 Sep 2017...

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26 September 2017

India: Bullet train project reignites debate on definition of land for ‘public purpose’

Author: Economic Times

"India’s bullet train project reignites debate on land for ‘public purpose'", 25 Sep 2017...

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