Topic

forced labour

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  1. Rohingyas in Malaysia

    Rohingya refugees to be allowed to work in Malaysia from March

    The pilot project is expected to help address the human trafficking issue and prevent exploitation of the Rohingya as forced labour, says the ...
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    Cambodian women rescued from sex slavery in Japan

    Seven Cambodian women have been rescued from a restaurant in Japan where they were allegedly forced into sex work after a victim made a desperate ...
  3. Qatar stadium builders

    'Cooling' hats for World Cup 2022 stadium builders

    World Cup 2022 labourers in Qatar are to be given "cooling" hard hats which reduce their body temperature as they build football stadiums in the ...
  4. Palm oil plantation in North Sumatra

    'Concerted effort' required on labour rights: Wilmar on Amnesty report

    Wilmar has responded to an Amnesty International report which alleged labour abuses at its suppliers' plantations.
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    Cambodia's rapid urbanisation fuels child labour

    New buildings are popping up across Cambodia as its construction industry continues to flourish. However, a closer look into local brick ...
  6. Myanmar migrant worker in Thailand

    Myanmar workers sue Thai food titan for labour abuse

    Thailand's seafood sector has gained global notoriety for using trafficked labour and subjecting boat crews to slave-like conditions.
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    450 Vietnamese drug addicts escape rehab centre

    The detainees attacked guards, climbed walls, and broke down the main gate at the centre in the Vietnam's southern province of Ba Ria Vung on Apr 13.