Tag Archives: Tirupur Garment Industry

Wage Agreement that is not honored in Tirupur

There are three wage notifications by the State(Central and State Government) and a collective wage agreement between unions representing workers and the employer associations. The lack of coherence between various agencies including the State, Judiciary and the unions has enabled … Continue reading

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Watching the viewers: Chennai garment workers react to “Dollar City”

Excerpts from a Review by Com. Sujatha, President of Garment and Fashion Workers Union – NTUI “Dollar City”, P R Amudhan’s 77-minute documentary, is a story woven through the alleyways of Tirupur, the hub of Tamil Nadu’s garment industry. Through … Continue reading

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