ACFTU

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ACFTUAll-China Federation of Trade Unions
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All-China Fed'n of Trade Unions, A Brief Introduction to the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (Sept.
Despite reluctance elsewhere, Wal-Mart and its major rival Carrefour both entered agreements with China's official workers union, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU), by paying the equivalent of two percent of the payroll to support union activities.
SHANGHAI, China -- As the All-China Federation of Trade Unions continues to work to unionize every Wal-Mart store in the country, workers at the retail giant have established another trade union in the country.
''Takagi praised the outstanding achievements of the Chinese unions and expressed that he wants to work hard for the healthy development of the two confederations and relations between the two countries,'' the All-China Federation of Trade Unions said in a statement on its website.
The All-China Federation of Trade Unions said via the official Xinhua News Agency on Oct.
To be sure, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU), which has launched a public relations campaign against Wal-Mart over the firm's refusal to let its Chinese workers unionize, does not much resemble unions in the United States (where Wal-Mart is the target of almost forty lawsuits alleging forced overtime without pay; a class-action lawsuit claiming gender discrimination; and, most recently, charges by federal prosecutors that the company has violated immigration laws by hiring undocumented workers).