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7 November 2019

Europe-led global certification scheme for responsible material sourcing to launch in 2020

Author: Cecilia Jamasmie, Mining.com

"Europe-led global certification scheme for raw materials expected in 2020," 30 October 2019....

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29 October 2019

USA: General Motors strike ends with full year cost of $2.9 billion & new deal increasing labour costs by $100 million a year, including pay rise & limits on temporary workers

Author: David Welch, Bloomberg

"GM Cuts Forecast, Sees Strike’s Full-Year Cost at $2.9 Billion", 29 October 2019...

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28 October 2019

USA: General Motors strike ends as union members approve new deal, including wage increases & bonuses, but fails to cancel closure of some plants

Author: Tom Perkins & Dominic Rushe, The Guardian

"GM strike ends after 40 days with 48,000 staff to return to work", 25 October 2019...

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4 October 2019

DRC: Société Minière de Bisunzu tags metals with barcodes to ensure supply chains are free from conflict and child labour

Author: Reuters, The East African

"Congo mine deploys digital weapons in fight against conflict minerals", 1 October 2019....

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4 October 2019

Mexico: General Motors workers dismissed after organising in solidarity with US protests

Author: Lauren Kaori Gurley, VICE

"General Motors Fired Five Mexican Workers For Aiding the U.S. Auto Strike", 25 September 2019...

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2 October 2019

Mexico: Over 6,000 GM workers temporarily laid off as union rejects new offer on working conditions

Author: Al Jazeera

"UAW rejects new GM offer, as strike spurs 6,000 Mexico furloughs", 1 October 2019...

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30 September 2019

USA: General Motors workers strike over health benefits, temporary workers, wages, and plant closures

Author: Detroit Free Press

"UAW strike against GM: The basics, the issues, where it stands right now ", 29 September 2019...

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30 September 2019

USA: 49,000 General Motors workers strike over failed contract negotiations covering wages, health insurance & prevention of plant closures; Includes comments from General Motors

  In September 2019, approximately 49,000 General Motors workers across the USA began to strike after negotiations on a new contract between General Motors and the United Auto Workers union broke down. Workers say they suffered low wages, temporary co...

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27 September 2019

USA: General Motors misses out on over $500 million of profit due to strikes at its factories

Author: David Welch, Bloomberg

"GM Has Lost Over Half A Billion Dollars Because Of The Strike", 25 September 2019...

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27 September 2019

USA: General Motors shifts healthcare payments of striking workers to union, as workers continue to protest ‘betrayal’ of company

Author: Dominic Rushe, The Guardian

"'A strike for the little guy': auto workers hope a deal will change the industry", 20 September 2019...

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