The paper “ Zara Fashion Chain Linked with Slave Labor in Brazil, From Pit to Port - India’ s $10 Billion Coal Export Plan, Bumpy Ride on the Shrinking Kangaroo" is thrilling literature review on social science. The fashion chain Zara is implicated in being associated with slave labor mostly by having workers perform their duties in unhealthy and dangerous work stations and also through outsourcing workers illegally with an intention of overworking then for own benefits. IssueZara fashion shop has been operational in Brazil. However, it was noted that the company was not responsible for its employees.
Through the investigations carried, workers worked for very long shifts and unfavorable conditions Mr. Bignami stated that the economic turmoil in Spain has forced large numbers of people to migrate to Brazil. ImplicationsInditex, Zara’ s parent company was not to blame for the unauthorized outsourcing of workers from Bolivia and Peru. This is tarnishing the reputation of the firm which can impact negatively its market share whereby its customers may take it as a company that is out to exploit others. After it was noted that working conditions in this shop are unfavorable, the ministry of labor demanded an explanation and change must be effected towards improving the same.
The hour's workers take in the working place are very many hours. Increasing the number of employees so that they can work in shift and recommended hours is an option. This will, in the long run, mean that the expenditure of the firm will increase as a result of increasing workers. Article two"From pit to port: India’ s $10 billion coal export plan" The Australian National affairs, 20th August 2011. SummarizeAdani Enterprises in an Indian energy giant that has developed a big mine in the Galilee Basin.
It seeks to control whatever component coal touches from the railway line to the ports and this brew up some heated arguments from coal seam gas developers and farmers about the land ownership. This control is aimed at making sure that the supplies of coal arrive at the destined locations as planned and in time. IssueAdani enterprises are out to make several developments in Queensland with the intention of having coal exports to India for sustainable growth. The company is well equipped and has diverse strategies to put them a level higher than the other companies. It is also worth noting that this company is headed by a university dropout who is a 41-year-old Gautam Adani which means that, the strategies and the innovation applied in the company are far above any educational qualification if at all this company is competing with other firms headed by well-educated people. ImplicationsWith this company in the market, there are many improvements that are going to be experienced in Australia.
First, the railway line and the ports will have to be improved so that the transport of coal is easier.
Agriculture as said to be the main activity is also going to benefit through railway and ports in the case of imports and exports. As stated by Mr. Derasari, there is a need for a new port, and Adani will do the construction and there is also a proposal for two new train lines.