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    Workers in the United States Protest for Racial Inequality on National Strike Day

    Workers in the United States Protest for Racial Inequality on National Strike Day

    Many workers rallied outside the Massachusetts Statehouse and the Trump International Hotel in Manhattan to fight racism and economic inequality. An effort that organizers believed would develop into a nationwide strike, The AP reported. In…

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    Saudi Arabia announces new fines for companies violating workers rights amid pandemic

    Saudi Arabia announces new fines for companies violating workers rights amid pandemic

    New penalties are introduced and will be enforced on companies that breach a royal mandate to support Saudi laborers in the private sector that are hit by the aftermaths of the coronavirus pandemic, the Arab…

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    20 corona-infected dead bodies repatriated from Qatar to Nepal, denied burial in host country

    20 corona-infected dead bodies repatriated from Qatar to Nepal, denied burial in host country

    On 19 June, Government of Nepal started the repatriation process of its nationals stuck in Qatar. Besides, the authorities also brought back 23 dead bodies of Nepalese migrant workers from abroad who died of the…

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    How Hacking Helped Harassed Workers In Ohio Handle Covid-19 Crisis

    How Hacking Helped Harassed Workers In Ohio Handle Covid-19 Crisis

    The State of Ohio was using unfair means to target those employees that were refusing to work in the Covid-19 pandemic crises without being guaranteed health benefits. It was using a fictitious Covid-19 website to…

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    CNY workers’ rights groups worry workers safety could be compromised as New York plans to reopen

    CNY workers’ rights groups worry workers safety could be compromised as New York plans to reopen

    As New York is all set to reopen (in parts) workers’ rights group worry over lack of safety level at workplaces. The Central New York worker’s rights group understood the need to reopen economy but…

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    Qatar Marginalise Migrant Population Even Amidst Corona Virus

    Qatar Marginalise Migrant Population Even Amidst Corona Virus

    Migrant workers are worst hit especially in Gulf countries that are not willing to take care of them, even in the trying times of corona virus. Reports are coming in that low wage migrant workers…

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    Canada: Over 200 Ontario workers have filed for work refusal fearing coronavirus, yet no reply from MOL

    Canada: Over 200 Ontario workers have filed for work refusal fearing coronavirus, yet no reply from MOL

    Since the coronavirus outbreak, many workers have feared to catch the virus because of a lack of safety measures. More than 200 workers in Ontario, Canada, have filed for work refusal, but the Ontario Ministry…

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    Qatar Worker’s Crisis in Education

    Qatar Worker’s Crisis in Education

    Foreign workers in Qatar continue to suffer from discrimination in various aspects of life, including the field of education, which has drawn international criticism. In this context, the United Nations expert has warned to assess…

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    Workers sufferings in Qatar in coronavirus time !

    Workers sufferings in Qatar in coronavirus time !

    The Qatari government continues to uphold its position in denying the violations that foreign workers, especially those who work in the 2022 World Cup facilities, are exposed to, but the spread of the Corona virus…

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    HRW calls on Thai Government to ensure healthcare workers are properly equipped to safely carry out their duties

    HRW calls on Thai Government to ensure healthcare workers are properly equipped to safely carry out their duties

    Overall, Thailand had 2.04 health professionals working in OPS-affiliated public facilities per 1,000 population on average with a range between 0.83 and 3.98. This figure could be broken down into 0.27 for doctors, 1.56 for…