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7 April 2019

Extraction Casino: Mining companies gambling Latin American lives and sovereignty supranational arbitration

Author: Jen Moore and Manuel Perez Rocha: Mining Watch, Institute for Policy Studies y CIEL

…During the last couple of decades…mining companies have filed dozens of claims against Latin American countries before international arbitration panels, demanding compensation for court decisions, public policies and other government measures that...

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2 April 2019

China: Construction company director found guilty of using forced labour in the US

Author: Emily Feng, National Public Radio

"China's Global Construction Boom Puts Spotlight On Questionable Labor Practices", 30 March 2019...

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16 March 2019

Hong Kong owner of Pacific island casino sued over forced labor, trafficking claims

Author: Farah Master, Reuters

15 March 2019...

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14 March 2019

Chinese construction workers sue Saipan casino and its Chinese contractors for forced labor scheme in U.S. federal court

Author: Aaron Halegua

15 March 2019...

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25 February 2019

Letter to Committee on Natural Resources, United States House of Representatives re: Labor violations at the Imperial Pacific casino in Saipan, CNMI

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25 February 2019

Letter to Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate re: Labor violations at the Imperial Pacific casino in Saipan, CNMI

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24 February 2019

USA: Labour groups & academics call on Congress to inquire into labour violations at the Imperial Pacific casino in Saipan, CNMI

On February 22 2019, a group of individuals and organisations "outraged by the severe labor rights violations that transpired at the Imperial Pacific construction site in Saipan, CNMI", wrote to the Senate Energy Committee and the House Natural...

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3 December 2018

Labour exploitation in Saipan (again): what difference does 20 years make?

Author: Aaron Halegua, New York University School of Law

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2 December 2018

Blog: Labour exploitation in Saipan (again): what difference does 20 years make?

Author: Aaron Halegua, New York University School of Law

Labour practices on the Pacific island of Saipan...are making headlines again...This time around, the victims of labour abuse were migrant construction workers from China...CNMI legislators...granted an exclusive license to build and operate a hotel...

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28 September 2018

So. Africa: Lawyer supporting community opposed to mining charged for allegedly disrupting govt. official's meeting

Author: Tony Carnie, Times Live (So. Africa)

"Chaos on the Wild Coast after attorney arrested following fracas with Gwede Mantashe"...

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