Tangerang workers ‘warm up’ for May Day

Hundreds of factory workers grouped under the Alliance of Greater Tangerang Residents (Altar) rallied in Tangerang regency on Wednesday, calling for an end to “oppression” in the workplace. They said the rally, which began in Curug district and ended in Cikupa, was a “warmup” ahead of the commemoration of May Day on May 1. “We handed out a written statement… Continue reading

Hospital workers protest dismissal

Dozens of Bintaro Premier Hospital employees rallied in front of the hospital in Bintaro, Pondok Aren, South Tangerang municipality, on Monday to protest the recent dismissal of eight employees. Bambang Suheri, coordinator of the rally, said the eight employees were dismissed arbitrarily and without severance pay even though some of them had worked at the hospital for eight years. “They… Continue reading

DPR tampung persoalan tenaga honorer Sulbar

Mamuju (ANTARA News) – Komisi II Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat (DPR) RI menyampaikan bahwa pihaknya telah menampung segala bentuk persoalan tenaga honorer yang ada di Provinsi Sulawesi Barat. “Permasalahan tenaga Honorer Daerah bukan hanya terjadi di Sulbar. Namun, juga menjadi persoalan secara nasional sehingga kesempatan ini kami manfaatkan untuk menampung segala saran dan pendapat terkait persoalan tenaga honorer ini,” kata ketua… Continue reading

RI-Jerman tingkatkan kerjasama TKI formal

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Pemerintah Republik Indonesia dan Pemerintah Jerman sepakat untuk meningkatkan kerjasama bilateral di bidang ketenagakerjaan termasuk untuk penempatan TKI formal di negara tersebut, demikian hasil pertemuan Menteri Tenaga Kerja dan Transmigrasi Muhaimin dengan Sekretaris Parlemen Nasional Jerman Ralf Brauksiepe di kantor Kemnakertrans, Jakarta, Jumat. “Kerjasama ketenagakerjaan Indonesia-Jerman yang selama ini terjalin harus ditingkatkan dan diperluas. Bila selama… Continue reading

Bekasi adm to recruit female negotiators

Bekasi administration’s public order division has announced plans to recruit 31 female field negotiators, says an official. He said that female negotiators were needed to achieve peaceful solutions in the field. “We will offer these jobs to our female colleagues who work in different divisions within the Bekasi administration first,” said head of the administration division of the Bekasi public… Continue reading