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 Myrthe Verwije

 

Samsung rejects calls to restructure

Samsung rejects calls to restructure

Mar 24, 2017

During the general shareholders meeting on Friday, Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon Oh-hyun stated the company wants to hold off on restructuring the company into a holding company. Investors have been calling for such reform as the founding Lee family is trying to consolidate control over the company.

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Screening of 'Complicit' in Geneva great success

Screening of 'Complicit' in Geneva great success

Mar 22, 2017

The screening of the documentary ‘Complicit’ at the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights in Geneva, on March 17, was a big success with a huge and committed audience. The screening was followed by a panel discussion with high level experts in the field of labor rights and occupational health and safety.

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INFINEON termination case of Union President brought to Malaysian Human Rights Commission

INFINEON termination case of Union President brought to Malaysian Human Rights Commission

Mar 22, 2017

On 17/3/2017, a Human Rights Defenders' delegation, representing 55 groups, went to Malaysian Human Rights Commission(SUHAKAM) to bring to the attention the issue of Freedom of Association, Union Busting and the Victimization/Discriminization Against Worker Leaders.

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Korea: Victory for unions as President Park is ousted

Korea: Victory for unions as President Park is ousted

Mar 20, 2017

Multiple mass demonstrations, led by IndustriALL affiliates and the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU), were a key factor in the parliament’s decision to impeach President Park, which was upheld by judges on 10 March.

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Symposium: Worker health and precarious work in global supply chains

Symposium: Worker health and precarious work in global supply chains

Mar 14, 2017

The Center for Global Workers' Rights is organizing a Spring Symposium on worker health and precarious work on March 23-24. The symposium will examine the conditions of vulnerable workers in global supply chains, most especially women and migrant workers.

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