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Economy

Chinese workers hit boiling point over lost wages and layoffs

From migrant laborers to soccer players, employers face unrest

Workers leave a construction site at the end of their shift in Beijing. The construction industry, which employs large numbers of migrant workers, is among sectors that have seen more labor disputes recently.   © Reuters

SHANGHAI -- Laborers from Qiantu Motor sat patiently in the company's lobby, waiting from one of the executives to walk through on the way to their office.

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