After the Soviet Union fell, state-owned factories in Vietnam became much more reliant on products that would appeal to an international audience.
There's still a taboo for women when it comes to discussing menstrual pain at work or school.
There's been a considerable drop in the number of seasonal workers from Europe choosing to work on British farms due to increased competition from countries such as Germany and the Netherlands.
One of the world's biggest defenders of worker's right is celebrating 100 years.
"It's a great way to unite our team, which is 70% male," said a spokeswoman of the firm.
People are confused by the marketing terms that are commonly used to describe these products.
Trade unions demand that cancer be recognised as work related illness and calls on the European Union to maintain pressure on employers
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The British prime minister is promising measures to help protect workers’ rights, to try to win opposition support for the UK-EU exit deal.
Statistics show that Malta, Italy, and Greece have the biggest gender employment gap in the EU, with Lithuania and Finland bridging the equality gap the most.
Bulgaria might have increased its minimum wage this year to 286 Euro per month but it still offers the lowest wage out of all EU states.
In the coming weeks, Bangladesh may make the mistake of crippling an initiative that has achieved dramatic improvements in fire and building safety in the years since the Rana Plaza disaster.
Several Hungarian opposition MPs were forcibly removed from the offices of state-run broadcaster MTVA on Monday after they demand their requests be read live
Qatar's kefala system was widely criticised by human rights NGOs after several foreign workers died on construction sites in the country.
A New Zealand company which trialled a four-day work week said the experiment was a success with staff registering a big bump in work-life balance while productivity remained level.
The legislation turns the SNCF into a joint-stock company, will phase out its domestic passenger monopoly from 2020 and put an end to generous benefits and pensions for future employees.
The Middle East and North Africa is the worst region in the world for workers' rights according to the International Trade Union Confederation.
Life in a cab: our journalist spent 9 days trucking across Europe to uncover the human price of road transportation.
‘God bless America.’
I mean that ironically. Not because the US has nothing to praise; on the contrary. Ironically because we generalists or we
A Kuwaiti court has sentenced a Lebanese man and his wife to death after they were convicted in absentia of killing a Filipina maid in a case that triggered a crisis between the Philippines and the Gulf Arab state
The wristband would use ultrasonic frequencies to guide and control the wearer's hand. It is thought the retail giant will use the device on warehouse workers to boost efficiency.
University teachers also earn between €4.28 and €17.14 per hour for a 60-hour course, according to an independent survey.
In solidarity with night workers, Slovakian PM spent eight hours working a night shift in a car factory
Recruitment and tech experts give their predictions for the future of work.
Excluding Switzerland, all fathers residing in European countries receive some form of leave but which offers the most?
The reforms are aimed at protecting the local workforce from foreign workers posted abroad on lower rates of pay, but not all countries are happy with the settlement.