construction

Panama: strikes and protests force climbdown on anti-strike laws

A ten-day strike by banana plantation workers in Panama has come to an end after the government agreed an package of concessions that included the suspension of its anti-strike legislation, Law 30.

Austerity: No restoration for Aquila

Italy’s earthquake city set to remain a ghost town as cuts bite, reports Rob Ray for Freedom anarchist newspaper

Boss shoots at workers demanding salary

Workers hospitalized after boss shoots them.

Wildcat strike in Diyarbakır ends with victory

Wildcat strike of brick workers in Turkey wins pay increase.

Migrant workers in Slovenia hunger strike for unpaid wages

A group of migrant workers in Slovenia has been on hunger strike since March 1, 2010.

Chinese workers clash with police after bossnapping in Bahrain

Police attacked a group of Chinese migrant workers who had taken nine of their superiors hostage near a construction site in Zallaq, 25 km south of the capital Manama.

The real estate of urban wasteland in India

Gurgaon workers news on development projects and company policies in India in January 2010.

Temp work at a shopping mall construction site, 2007

Prol-Position on casualisation and agency work on a German building site in 2007.

Struggles of Asian workers in the Middle East and oil-producing countries, 2006

Prol-Position on the Middle East, migration and workers' struggles, mostly in the construction industry.

Eastern European migrants in France: the Polish example

The mythical Polish plumber

Oiseau-tempête examine Eastern European migration to France, with particular attention to workers from Poland, analyse its effects on French society and debunk commonly held myths.