May Day

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May 2008

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Kompas – May 2, 2008

Jakarta – The minimum wage is still not enough to fulfil the daily needs of workers in the major cities of Medan, Bandung, Jakarta and Surabaya.

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Kompas – May 2, 2008

Surabaya – The commemoration of International Labour Day on Thursday May 1 was marked with protest actions in several East Java cities.

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Kompas – May 2, 2008

Jakarta “belonged” to workers yesterday when tens of thousands of protesters flooded on to the main streets of the capital city to commemorate Labour Day, which is popularly known as May Day.

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Tempo Interactive – May 2, 2008

Several different locations in Central Jakarta were rocked by demonstrations on May 1 as tens of thousands of workers commemorated May Day or International Labour Day.

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Tempo Interactive – May 1, 2008

Rofiqi Hasan, Denpasar – Hundreds of workers, students and journalists in Bali commemorated International Labour Day at the Bajra Sandhi Monument in the provincial capital of Denpasar, where they c

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Tempo Interactive – May 1, 2008

Erick Priberkah Hardi, Bandung – Thousands of people from worker, farmer and student organisations inundated the Gedung Sate building complex in the West Java provincial capital of Bandung today.

April 2008

News/Indonesia
Suara Pembaruan – April 30, 2008

Thousands of workers from various companies held protest actions at different locations in Jakarta on Wednesday April 30 in the lead up to the commemoration of International Labour Day or May Day.

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Kompas – April 30, 2008

Through massive protest actions last year, workers throughout Indonesia united and successfully defeated efforts to enact the proposed draft revisions to Law Number 13/2003 on Labour that they beli

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Tempo Interactive – April 29, 2008

Agung Sedayu, Jakarta – The Workers Challenge Alliance (ABM) plans to commemorate International Labour Day (May Day) on May 1 by holding an action at the State Palace in Central Jakarta.

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Tempo Interactive – April 25, 2008

Aguslia Hidayah, Jakarta – Workers chose a unique way to socialise Labour Day which falls on May 1.