Method #105: Establishment Strike


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In 2011, workers all across Oman carried out strikes for diverse reasons, from a desire to see a new parliament, to a need for better pay and working conditions. The strike at Rusayl Industrial Estate, a conglomeration of different factories, was the latter. All 150 units at the Estate shut down, in a bid for a minimum wage, Eid holidays, and two days a week off.

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