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After their company director absconded with large amounts of company funds in 2018, 1,200 migrant workers at an unnamed catering company in Abu Dhabi were left without wages. They have since received compensation. The affected workers included cooks,...
Kiwasco & Kibos Sugar allegedly discharging toxic effluent into Lake Victoria compromising locals' health & right to food; companies' comment
Author: Paul Wafula, Daily Nation (Kenya)
"Shame of Kisumu water company destroying Lake Victoria"...
Uganda: Local community says abrupt closure of Nyamuliro Wolfram mine has compromised their livelihood; company comments
Author: The Independent (Uganda)
"Workers protest closure of Nyamuliro wolfram mines"...
“Samsung board Chairman Lee Sang-hoon resigns following jail sentence”, 14 February 2020...
- Related stories: S. Korea: Samsung Electronics chairman steps down following conviction for violating labour laws
- Related companies: Samsung
Mexico: Ruling confirms that mining company Continuum Resources Mexico violated the rights of indigenous communities in Oaxaca
Author: Mexico News Daily
“Oaxaca indigenous community wins ruling against Canadian miner”, 12th February 2020...
- Related companies: Continuum Resources
Author: Mining Weekly (South Africa)
‘First payments in South African silicosis settlement expected in second quarter’ 5 February 2020...
Author: Keith Slack, Earth Rights International
Early in his presidency, Trump disparaged and proposed eliminating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), a landmark U.S. law that makes it illegal for U.S-listed companies to bribe foreign government officials... [W]e should be doing just the...
Author: Doreen Wainainah, Business Daily (Kenya)
"Four firms fined for misleading product quality", 27 January 2020...