A healthcare facility union on Friday rejected it had actually participated in activities that were not in line with the Trade Unions Ordinance, consisting of holding a strike in 2015 and contacting the federal government to seal the border with the mainland.
The Hospital Authority Employees Alliance likewise dismissed claims from the Registry of Trade Unions that its funds were utilized for political functions.
Authorities just recently composed to the alliance requiring a description for a number of matters, consisting of the union establishing street cubicles, and it questioning the efficiency of Sinovac jabs and the federal government’s LeaveHomeSafe app.
The letter likewise pointed out previous union chairwoman Winnie Yu’s involvement in main surveys for Legco elections in 2015. She was later on charged with subversion under the nationwide security law, in addition to 46 other individuals.
The alliance’s acting chairman, David Chan, stated the issues raised were based upon science, and holding the strike was completely legal.
” Our alliance’s legal status and the previous activities we arranged, consisting of the strike to combat for affordable rights, ought to be secured by global covenants and the Basic Law,” Chan informed press reporters prior to sending the union’s written reaction to the authorities.
He decreased to comment when asked if the alliance has any strategies to dissolve.