Minimum wages
Bulgarian workers demand hike in night time wages Bulgarian workers demand hike in night time wages

Bulgarian workers in the security, coal mining, arms and medical care sectors, among others, are mobilizing for sustainable wages under the banner of the Podkrepa Labor Confederation and other unions

Moroccan government introduces ‘new social deal’ amid violent suppression of teachers’ protests

Even though the deal promises to increase minimum wages in both public and private sector, protests by contractual teachers demanding permanent jobs are met with violent response from the authorities

Amazon employees strike in Germany for better wages and working conditions

Workers went on strike at Amazon warehouses in the cities of Rheinberg, Werne, Bad Hersfeld and Koblenz. They were mobilized by the union, Verdi, which has been in the forefront of organizing workers against Amazon and other retail giants

Uber strike USA Uber drivers stage strike in Los Angeles over cuts in pay rates

The 25% per-mile cuts will lead to a loss of 20 cents per mile. The drivers picketed the office of Uber and demanded the withdrawal of the decision and sought a pay hike

Lesotho garment workers Workers in Lesotho’s ‘garments’ sector threaten strike

The workers in two of the Nien Hsing’s six factories demand the creation of a separate fabric and paper mill sector, the activities of which are wrongly classified under garment sector, which has the lowest pay.

Tea workers strike Tea workers demand hike in minimum wages in India

Hundreds of tea workers from Assam protested in Delhi, demanding implementation of minimum wages and for the betterment of working conditions

Around the world in 8 mins ep 11 Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 11

In this episode, we report about the protests in Belgium and Haiti, and termination of thousands of Bangladeshi workers

Over 250,000 Indian jute workers plan indefinite strike from March 1

The workers in the State of West Bengal continue to be paid as low as USD 3 a day. They are demanding wage revision and implementation of the Minimum Wages Act in the jute industry

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