Amusement park

Pyongyang's amusement park, but there is nobody-credit-Roamme

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Article
19 October 2006

Disney's PR Strategy Unhealthy for 'Little Consumers'

Author: Michele Simon, AlterNet

The announcement this week by Disney that the company is placing nutrition guidelines on licensed food products aimed at children...is just the latest effort by Corporate America to save its tarnished image. Reporters are guilty of jumping every time a...

Read more

Article
17 October 2006

Disney cleans its plate of junk food [USA]

Author: Deutsche Presse-Agentur

Disney…[will] license its characters' names only to foods that follow government guidelines for healthful diets…Disney [will] refuse to tie its brand to oversize portions, foods…[with high] per cent of…fat,…saturated fat or…added sugar. In its parks,...

Read more

Article
17 October 2006

Disney Cleans Plate of Junk Food

Author: Joseph Menn, Los Angeles Times

Walt Disney Co. said Monday that it would start lending its characters' names mainly to healthful foods, cheering activists who have faulted the entertainment industry for contributing to childhood obesity...In its parks, it will replace French fries...

Read more

Article
6 October 2006

[PDF] The transnational network and labor rights in China

Author: Huang Yan & Guo Weiqing, Human Rights in China

Two mainland scholars assess...how the international division of labor and the role played by various countries within it under globalization has transformed the organization of production in China’s industries and enterprises...The involvement of a...

Read more

Article
11 September 2006

Group slams Disney over labor abuses in factories [China]

Author: Wendy Leung, Standard [Hong Kong. China]

Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior, or SACOM, accused three factories in the province [Guangzhou] of gross violation of mainland labor laws...It said the workers, besides being underpaid and forced to work overtime, were also not...

Read more

Article
10 September 2006

Survey shows Disney suppliers in southern China underpay, overwork employees

Author: Associated Press

The report by the Hong Kong-based Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior, or SACOM, investigated the Huangxing light manufacturing and Qisheng candle factories [also known as Chai Seng Candle Factory] in Shenzhen and the Jianlong toy...

Read more

Article
10 September 2006

[PDF] In Search of Disney's Conscience [China] [Article in Chinese]

Author: Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM)

[Original article in Chinese. Title translation, and following summary of the article's key points, provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre.]...

Read more

Article
4 September 2006

Hong Kong Disney dancers sacked for sexual antics

Author: Deutsche Presse-Argentur

Four male dancers have been sacked at Hong Kong Disneyland after naked antics in their dressing room were caught on video and circulated among staff, the theme park confirmed Monday...The incident, according to theme-park insiders, involved one of the...

Read more

Article
2 August 2006

Hong Kong Disneyland: lab reports on water quality not for public scrutiny [China]

Author: Apple Daily [Hong Kong, China]

[Original article in Chinese. Title translation, and following summary of the article's key points, provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre.]...

Read more

Article
3 July 2006

Winners Announced For Hong Kong Green Building Awards

Author: China CSR

The first Green Building Awards...[were won by] the MTR Disneyland Resort Line's Sunny Bay Station and the Hong Kong Wetland Park Phase 2...in the New Buildings category...Metro City Phase 2 [a Henderson Land project] and The Centre [a Cheung Kong...

Read more