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Author: Katri Uibu & Erin Cooper, ABC News
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Author: Dominic Powell & Anna Patty, The Age
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Author: Htoo Thant, Myanmar Times
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Vietnam: NGOs call EU to postpone vote on free trade with Vietnam citing human rights concerns; EU says deal will address issues
Author: South China Morning Post
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Author: Tint Zaw Tun, Myanmar Times
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Philippines: Korean-owned Se Jung Apparel continues to delay payment of wages and mandatory benefit for workers
Author: Partido Manggagawa
"DOLE hit for inaction on violations of "Grinch" company in Cavite", 3 January 2020...
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Philippines: Labour group alleges labour rights violations of Korean-owned Se Jung Apparel; company did not respond
An article posted by a labour-rights watch group Partido Manggagawa alleges that Korean-owned Se Jung Apparel has “maintained its illegal and hardline stance that it will grant the 13th month pay in March instead of December". The article further...