28 Nov '12, 10am

Strike by China bus drivers tests Singapore's patience: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - This week's walkout in Singapore b...

Strike by China bus drivers tests Singapore's patience: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - This week's walkout in Singapore b...

By John O'Callaghan and Kevin Lim SINGAPORE | Wed Nov 28, 2012 5:09am EST SINGAPORE (Reuters) - This week's walkout in Singapore by dozens of mainland Chinese bus drivers over disparities in pay would have been considered small, calm and short-lived in almost any other nation. But the strike, in breach of the law and mostly over by Wednesday, was the first significant industrial action in the tightly regulated Asian financial centre in more than 25 years. For the first two days of this week, buses ran late and crowded in a city that prides itself on efficiency, leading to complaints from customers. "This is Singapore NOT China. If you cannot follow the law of the land please go back to your own country and strike," Today newspaper reader Leonard Low wrote on the paper's website. After a tough election last year, the strike highlights challenges for the long-ruling governme...

Full article: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/28/us-singapore-st...

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Four Chinese drivers charged over Singapore bus strike: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Four mainland Chinese bus drivers

Four Chinese drivers charged over Singapore bus...

reuters.com 29 Nov '12, 11am

By John O'Callaghan SINGAPORE | Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:13am EST SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Four mainland Chinese bus drivers were c...

Strike hits Singapore bus company

Strike hits Singapore bus company

bbc.co.uk 27 Nov '12, 8am

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Strike hits Singapore bus company: Singapore bus and underground railway company SMRT says the strike action tak...

Strike hits Singapore bus company: Singapore bu...

bbc.co.uk 27 Nov '12, 8am

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(SgNA)OPINION: Strike by China bus drivers test...

The Malaysian Insider, 28 Nov 2012 “This is Singapore NOT China. If you cannot follow the law of the land please go back t...

SMRT bus drivers' action was "illegal strike"

SMRT bus drivers' action was "illegal strike"

straitstimes.com 27 Nov '12, 10am

The SMRT bus drivers' action on Monday was an illegal strike and will be dealt with, says Acting Manpower Minister Tan Chu...

A pro-government daily in Singapore was relucta...

economist.com 29 Nov '12, 12pm

SO RARE is industrial action in Singapore that the government and press seem to be hazy about the vocabulary. When 171 bus...

to strike in SG, you must notify employer 14days in

to strike in SG, you must notify employer 14day...

channelnewsasia.com 27 Nov '12, 8am

SINGAPORE: 102 SMRT bus drivers, all China nationals, refused to turn up for work on Monday over pay dispute, and on Tuesd...

First Singapore strike in years highlights stra...

news.yahoo.com 28 Nov '12, 7am

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore responded to its first strike in nearly three decades with riot police and strident official cr...

#singaporeans r talkg abt 28-Nov-12: #strike #smrt #sbst #singapore #sgdailynews #oursgconv #sgpol

#singaporeans r talkg abt 28-Nov-12: #strike #s...

singaporedaily.net 28 Nov '12, 3am

– Thoughts, Happiness, Design, Arts and Food!: Strike by China Bus Captains in Singapore – Padaly: Chinese bus drivers sta...

There Was An Extremely Rare Strike In Singapore, And The Government Seriously Cracked Down

There Was An Extremely Rare Strike In Singapore...

businessinsider.com 29 Nov '12, 2pm

See Also American Consumers Are To Blame For The Walmart Strike Bangladesh's Worst-Ever Factory Fire Kills More Than 120 P...

Mainland Chinese bus drivers continue pay prote...

malaysiakini.com 27 Nov '12, 6am

About 60 mainland Chinese bus drivers in Singapore stayed off work today, the second day of a rare labour stoppage in the ...

#singaporeans r talkg abt 29-Nov-12: #strike #s...

singaporedaily.net 29 Nov '12, 4am

An illegal strike or “wage dispute”? – The Void Decker: SMRT Chinese drivers strike: A bus load of issues – Singapore Shor...

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groupon.sg 03 Dec '12, 12am

The arrest of the 4 SMRT bus drivers could turn...

tankinlian.blogspot.com 29 Nov '12, 11pm

Dissatisfaction of Chinese Nationals working in Singapore has been known some time already, even Mouthpiece had reported t...