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1,000 workers stage strike due to unfair employment conditions

Nearly 1,000 employees from Bluecome Vina Company Limited, a Korean company, went on strike yesterday, demanding for the establishment of a trade union, less working hours and increased allowances.

1,000 Vietnamese workers strike after South Korean factory docks wages

Textile workers are up in arms after their company failed to live up to salary promises.

Vietnamese medical staff strike after eight months with no pay

A hospital in central Vietnam has been empty for the last two days, but not for the right reasons.
August 02, 2016 | 06:41 pm GMT+7

Foreign factory fires Taiwanese manager, vows to improve workers' rights after revolt

Pregnant workers were banned from bringing milk to the workplace and fired for a third violation.
April 03, 2017 | 08:26 pm GMT+7

Assad allies say U.S. attack on Syria air base crosses 'red lines'

And they would respond to any new aggression and increase support for their ally.
April 10, 2017 | 09:12 am GMT+7

Brazil protesters, police clash in first general strike in decades

Unions said the strike was a success and pointed to adherence by millions of workers in key sectors. 
April 29, 2017 | 08:24 am GMT+7

6,000 workers go on strike at Vietnam's factory

The workers protested against unreasonable rules, including a required three-day notice to take leave for a death in the family.
September 07, 2017 | 08:52 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese workers end 5-day strike after company scraps draconian death leave rule

Thousands of workers will no longer have their salaries slashed if they take time off when a family member dies.
September 12, 2017 | 04:59 pm GMT+7

500 workers go on strike in central Vietnam over unreasonable pay

The company switched to paying workers based on the number of products they make, forcing them to work overtime for less money.
October 17, 2017 | 10:31 am GMT+7

Vietnamese province forks out salaries to workers abandoned by S Korean employer

The company's director has reportedly left Vietnam, hanging hundreds of employees out to dry before the Tet holiday.
February 11, 2018 | 02:02 pm GMT+7

US weighs multinational military response to Syria attack: sources

No specific plans have been disclosed, but Trump promised forceful action.
April 10, 2018 | 08:18 am GMT+7

US, Russia clash at UN over chemical weapons attacks in Syria

Donald Trump and western allies are discussing possible military action to punish Assad for a suspected poison gas attack on Saturday.
April 11, 2018 | 08:17 am GMT+7

Oil markets tense after western strikes on Syria, but rising US drilling weighs

'Investors continued to worry about the impact of a wider conflict in the Middle East.'
April 16, 2018 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

Suspected Russian strikes kill 38 civilians in northwest Syria: monitor

Most of Idlib province lies beyond government control and is held by an array of rebels and jihadists.
June 08, 2018 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Ukraine says Russian hackers preparing massive strike

Hackers target banks and energy infrastructure firms, preparing to activate the malware in one massive strike.
June 27, 2018 | 08:01 am GMT+7
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