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Submission + - Western Digital Holding Migrant Workers Ransom ( 3

Viceice writes: Malaysian news portal Malaysiakini reports (warning, paywall) that Hard Drive maker Western Digital is resorting to tactics such as holding passports ransom, non application of work permits and bribing immigration officials to keep their underpaid migrant workforce at its manufacturing facility in Malaysia.

(I can't find a non paywall version of the article, but will repost in comments if this gets posted. Non pay wall link is here: but it's only good for 10 non registered visitors)

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