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· October, 2008

Stories about Labor from October, 2008

Russia: Chinese Laborers

Serbia: Underground Fashion

Bermuda: National Pride

Cambodia: Hero of the Year nominee

South Korea: National Struggle Day of Irregular Workers

Russia: Migrant Workers and the Crisis

Japan: Arrested in Shibuya just for walking?

Working in Brunei

Bermuda: Speech, Boy!

Bhutan: Unemployment

Guyana: Ladylike?

Japan: Subsidy for companies hiring longtime freeters

China: Child Labor

Brazil: Petition against slavery

India: Transport strike

China: Documentation of Ole Wolff Worker Protest in Yantai

Central & Eastern Europe: Financial Crisis

Below is a roundup of reactions from the Anglophone blogosphere on the ongoing financial crisis in Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, and Serbia.

India: Layoffs rattle aviation industry

Guyana: Customer is Always Right

Iran: Strikes over New Sales Tax

Traders in the Grand Bazaar of Tehran, and bazaars in other major Iranian cities such as Tabriz, Isfahan and Mashad, went on strike for around two weeks in protest over...

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