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“Two years and three employers”

“I came here in August 2011; two years and three employers. I’ve been unlucky. I was with my last employer only for three months. They hit me, threw things at me. 1,173 more words


China's Aging Migrant Workers - Businessweek

China’s migrant worker population is getting bigger and older and includes more families living together, a government report released today shows.

With 245 million migrant workers as of the end of 2013, China’s… 270 more words

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-Estela Caballero


Chinese Workers Get Nice Raises but Japanese Get Stiffed - Businessweek

American workers aren’t the only ones wondering when they’ll finally be getting a raise. In Japan, companies benefiting from the weak yen are enjoying record profits, but they’re still reluctant to agree to significant wage increases for their workers. 208 more words

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China’s Jobs Picture Not As Rosy As It Looks - China Real Time Report - WSJ

China’s Premier, Li Keqiang, has said repeatedly how happy he is with the strength of the country’s job market, despite a slowing economy. That’s the main reason he sees little need to ease policy aggressively to spur growth, he says. 344 more words

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10 Reasons To Support Immigration Reform

Immigration is one of the biggest issues of our time. According to the PEW centre, nearly fifteen percent of the population were born outside the country—with the USA containing more immigrants than any other country on Earth. 1,719 more words