Almost 2,000 Nepali glove factory workers end 3-day strike

Alyaa Alhadjri

Modified 30 Jan 2019, 4:43 am

Nearly 2,000 Nepali workers at a glove manufacturing factory in Sepang ended their three-day strike today after the management promised to settle their outstanding salaries.

Sources told Malaysiakini that Labour Department officials were onsite at the WRP Asia Pacific Sdn Bhd factory for an inspection earlier today, as well as to meet with the striking workers and the management.

"The Labour Department confirmed that the workers were not paid their wages for the last three months," said the source, a labour activist...

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