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Taiwan company factory worker dies after 13 continuous night shifts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A migrant worker has died in a Taiwanese factory based in China after working 13 night shifts in a row. A 23-year-old man surnamed Xu (徐) died in his dormitory on Aug. ...

Qatar says worker deaths for World Cup 'between 400 and 500'

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — A top Qatari official involved in the country's World Cup organization has put the number of worker deaths for the tournament “between 400 and 500” for the first time, a drastically...

Vietnamese worker killed in explosion at south Taiwan factory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese worker was killed after an explosion occurred at a factory in Kaohsiung City on Tuesday (Sept. 20). At around 1 p.m. that afternoon, many people near Yongg...

Cuomo signs bill granting front-line worker death benefits

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill Saturday granting death benefits to the families of police officers, public health workers and other front-line workers who have died of the co...