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6 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak puts increasing pressure on cargo ship crews' mental health

Author: Kate Whitehead, South China Morning Post

“‘Prisoners at sea’: stuck on board cargo ships, crews find their mental well-being under threat”, 2 May 2020...

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16 April 2020

UAE: Wages further delayed to Alco Shipping workers as labour courts close under quarantine; incl. co. comments

Author: Nick Webster, The National (UAE)

"Coronavirus: Forgotten sailors stranded at sea face long wait to return home," 15 Apr 2020...

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9 April 2020

USA: Truckers worried they won't be able to get home if they get COVID-19 on the road; a few companies know how to help

Author: Rachel Premack, Business Insider (USA)

Terrified truckers have no idea how they'll get home if they catch COVID-19 on the road — and major trucking companies don't either, 7 April 2020 ...

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29 March 2020
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Author: La Raza

“Autoridades demandan a empresas de entregas que protejan a sus trabajadores” – 28 de marzo de 2020...

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27 March 2020

Seafarers "forced" to continue work under expired contracts as govts. demand supplies but close borders

Seafarers are amongst those workers experiencing the disruption caused by travel bans, implemented by government hoping to stem the spread of Covid-19....

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4 March 2020

Human Rights at Sea reports lack of concerted & collaborative effort by shipping industry in developing & applying policies in line with UNGPs

Author: Human Rights at Sea

“A Challenging Review of Maritime Industry support for Business and Human Rights”, 4 March 2020...

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2 February 2020
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Author: El Pais

“Motín en Amazon: 357 empleados de ‘cuello blanco’ critican en medios su política climática” – 28 de enero de 2020...

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2 December 2019
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Author: La Izquierda Diario

“Huelga de trabajadores de Amazon en centros logísticos de Alemania durante el Black Friday”- 29 de noviembre de 2019...

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28 July 2019

Bolivia: Plans revealed to increase trade and transport links with Peru

Author: Prensa Latina (Cuba)

“Bolivia considers Peru a Key Partner for Regional Trade”, 27th July 2019...

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18 July 2019

Mexico: Chinese companies invest in country's second largest port

Author: State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council

“China-constructed Port to Become Second Largest in Mexico”, 17th July 2019...

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