Mar 15, 2017

Nonregular workers allowed to join labor union for Tokyo Disneyland

The operator of Disney theme parks in Japan and its labor union said Wednesday they have agreed that about 20,000 nonregular workers can join the union in a joint effort to improve working conditions and secure manpower. Show performers, attraction facility staff and part-time workers ...

Oct 15, 2016

Rengo to seek pay hikes for union members for fourth consecutive year

Executives heading the Japanese Trade Union Confederation (Rengo) have agreed that the organization will request a pay scale hike for the fourth consecutive year in the next shunto labor-management wage negotiations toward next spring. The executives reached the agreement at a meeting Friday in the ...