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 Unionized non-regular workers receive full-time position (May 2, 2008)
 IHI subcontractor apologizes to workers and secures their jobs  (April 29, 2008)
 JCP announces May Day slogans (April 27, 2008)
 Matsushita Plasma Display’s use of independent contractor in disguise is illegal: High court  (April 26, 2008)
 Toshiba promises to not continue discrimination of workers lasting over 40 years (April 25, 2008 )
 Unionists take part in nationwide action calling for increase in minimum wages (April 24, 2008)
 Court orders Toshiba to pay compensation for worker’s depression  (April 23, 2008)
 Toyota forces non-regular workers to perform ‘voluntary’ activities (April 22, 2008)
 Dismissal of whistleblower for poor tunneling withdrawn (April 18, 2008)
 Five party representatives call for ban on use of temporary workers for day labor (April 18, 2008)
 Over half of medical workers want to quit their jobs: survey (April 16, 2008)
 Part-timers at pub-restaurant win late-night premiums in back pay (April 13, 2008)
 JCP proposes the bill for revision of the Worker Dispatch Law (April 11, 2008)
 Part-timers file complaint for their unpaid overtime work to be paid (April 9, 2008)
 Union fighting against illegal dismissals of temps at NTT  (April 8, 2008)
 Childcare center non-full-time staff reinstated  (April 4, 2008)
 Female regular workers reduced to 47% (April 4, 2008)
 Postal workers’ union wages nationwide action demanding revision of privatization of postal service (April 4, 2008)
 Transportation ministry revises the guideline to restrict the outsourcing of cabin attendants ( April 3, 2008)
 Labor Standards Inspection Office recognizes Toshiba worker’s suicide as work-related (April 2, 2008)
 Brazilian wife sues for compensation for husband’s work-related death (April 1, 2008)
 Toyota workers' 'voluntary' activities are working hour (March 28, 2008)
 Labor Minister says farming out flight attendants as ‘independent contractors’ could be considered subterfuge (March 28, 2008)
 JCP in Diet urges government not to deport foreign trainees  (March 28, 2008)
 Court says changing full-time employees’ status to that of contract workers is illegal (March 26, 2008)
 JCP exposes Japanese firms for illegally using Vietnamese trainees  (March 26, 2008)
 Osaka truck union branch wins wage hike above last year’s level (March 26, 2008)
 Improve care workers’ poor labor conditions: JCP Daimon (March 25, 2008)
 Aviation workers hold rally opposing plan to outsource cabin attendant jobs (March 25, 2008 )
 Isuzu in response to JCP says it will promote fixed-term workers to regular positions  (March 22, 2008)
 Zenroren launches non-regular workers’ national center (March 20, 2008 )
 Flight attendants fight for their freedom of speech (March 18, 2008)
 Workers, small business operators, and farmers stage protests against tax increases  (March 14, 2008)
 Union members take action throughout the country in protest against unacceptably small wage increase offers  (March 14, 2008)
 Large corporations are greedy (March 13, 2008)
 JMIU in Spring Struggle focuses on the issue of poverty (March 10, 2008)
 DYLJ and JCP demand government efforts to provide jobs for youth (March 6, 2008)
 Workers in Spring Struggle are demanding large corporations return a part of windfall profits to them (March 5, 2008)
 Isuzu Motor workers angered by 1,500-job cut plan  (March 5, 2008)
 Jichiroren in cross-country campaign to discuss defense of local health care services (March 5, 2008)
 JCP chair’s questioning sends shudders through Canon management (March 2, 2008)
 Zenroren holds rally to revise Worker Dispatch Law (February 28, 2008)
 Zenroren affiliated union stages protest against NTT job cut plan (February 28, 2008)
 Health minister expresses intention to address shortage of doctors  (February27, 2008)
 Toyota workers demand fair share of its huge profit (February 26, 2008)
 Canon to increase direct employment (February 21 & 22, 2008)
 Temps suffer from harsh working conditions (February 20, 2008)
 ‘Fight Poverty’ Day of Action held (February 14, 2008)
 Court orders employer accepting temps to compensate for work-related death (February 14, 2008)
 Union members urge Canon to fulfill its corporate social responsibility (February 9, 2008)

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