Workers stay off work to prepare for nationwide strike

Tens of thousands of workers stayed away from their workplaces in a number of cities in a warm-up for a nationwide strike scheduled for Thursday. In Jakarta and surrounding areas, thousands of workers staged peaceful strikes. Workers rallied in industrial estates in Pulogadung, Cilincing, Bekasi, Cikarang, Tangerang and Bogor to announce the nationwide strike. Most employers had no objection to… Continue reading