Workers need more than a holiday on May Day: Unions

Labor activists have applauded the government’s decision to make May 1 a national holiday starting next year but they called on the government to better uphold the rights of workers in the country. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is expected to officially proclaim May Day a national holiday on Wednesday. Chairman of the Confederation of Indonesian Workers Union (KSPI) Said Iqbal… Continue reading

5 Tuntutan Utama Buruh di Perayaan May Day

Jakarta – Majelis Perserikatan Buruh Indonesia (MPBI) akan merayakan hari buruh nasional hari ini tanggal 1 Mei 2013. Sebanyak 600.000 buruh se-Jabodetabek untuk turun ke jalan ibukota. Menurut Presiden Konfederasi Serikat Pekerja Indonesia (KSPI) Said Iqbal ada 5 tuntutan utama para buruh yang ia sampaikan kepada detikFinance, Rabu (1/5/2013). Menolak Kenaikan Harga BBM Kenaikan harga BBM ditentang oleh para buruh… Continue reading