Workers end 5-day strike at Nike plant

HANOI (AP), 03 Dec 07. Some 14,000 striking workers returned to a plant that makes sneakers for Nike on Monday after receiving a pay increase to help cushion the impact of Vietnam’s rising inflation rate. The five-day strike at the South Korean-owned Tae Kwang Vina plant ended after management agreed to give workers a VND70,000 ($4.50) monthly transportation allowance.

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