Publicity in US for Indonesians
We are an NGO in Indonesia, and right now we
advocating a labour union named SBMI (Serikat Buruh
Medan Independen) or Medan Independen Labour Union.
We face a very difficult problem right now. One
company in north sumatera, Indonesia that produce
latex glove for medical consumer. The company fire
about 800 labour without any cause.
firstly, forteen employee try to formed a labour union
in that company. The management and the owner really
refuse the labour union because they very strict about
then the management fire the fourteen labourers. base
on solidarity, about 800 labour made protest since 9th
August 2004 until now. But the company are very rigid.
They use gangsers and policemen to intimidate and make
harmful action, and that action couse several labur
As far we know, PT Shamrock Manufacture Corporation
base in Ohio Texas. We hope this information would
continuing to your labor net in US.
We really want this case finish fast, because the 800
labour did't work anymore.
for further information, please visit out website:
www.pkps.org, but most of it in indonesian.
Tua hasiholan hutabarat