Unions seek more pro-labor reforms, ‘living wage’ | BusinessWorld

Reference: Cortez, G. M. (2019, July 16). Unions seek more pro-labor reforms, ‘living wage’. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/unions-seek-more-pro-labor-reforms-living-wage/ Unions seek more pro-labor reforms, ‘living wage’ July 16, 2019 | 9:28 pm PHILSTAR LABOR groups have asked President Rodrigo R. Duterte to introduce reforms that improve working conditions and impose a “living wage” ahead … Continue reading

Amid ‘endo’ issues, contractual workers are PH’s new heroes — labor groups | Inquirer News

Reference: Orellana, F. (2018, August 27). Amid ‘endo’ issues, contractual workers are PH’s new heroes — labor groups. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025377/amid-endo-issues-contractual-workers-are-phs-new-heroes-labor-groups Amid ‘endo’ issues, contractual workers are PH’s new heroes — labor groups By: Faye Orellana – Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ 06:33 PM August 27, 2018 As the country celebrated the National … Continue reading

Labor groups converge at UST to protest contractualization | Inquirer News

Reference: Orellana, F. (2018, August 27). Labor groups converge at UST to protest contractualization. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025251/labor-groups-converge-at-ust-to-protest-contractualization Labor groups converge at UST to protest contractualization By: Faye Orellana – Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:31 AM August 27, 2018 Members of the Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) joined workers from other labor … Continue reading

Still no executive order on ‘endo’ – Palace | Philstar.com

Reference: Mendez, C. (2018, April 17). Still no executive order on ‘endo’ – Palace. Philippine Star. Retrieved April 17, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/04/17/1806732/still-no-executive-order-endo-palace Still no executive order on ‘endo’ – Palace Christina Mendez (The Philippine Star) – April 17, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has not signed the executive order (EO) that will end … Continue reading

Malacañang cancels meeting with labor; no reason given | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. (2018, April 16). Malacañang cancels meeting with labor; no reason given. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 16, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/malaca%C3%B1ang-cancels-meeting-labor-no-reason-given Malacañang cancels meeting with labor; no reason given By GERARD NAVAL April 16, 2018 THE Office of the President yesterday made a last minute cancellation of its meeting today with labor groups … Continue reading

Workers’ groups accept limited ban on contractualization | Philstar.com

Reference; Jaymalin, M. (2018, April 4 ). Workers’ groups accept limited ban on contractualization. Philippine Star. Retrieved April 4, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/04/04/1802585/workers-groups-accept-limited-ban-contractualization Workers’ groups accept limited ban on contractualization Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star) – April 4, 2018 – 12:01am MANILA, Philippines — Workers no longer see the possibility of a total ban on all forms … Continue reading

Protest set vs compromise Executive Order on ‘endo’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Jaymalin, Mayen (2018, March 1). Protest set vs compromise Executive Order on ‘endo’. Philippines Star. Retrieved March 1, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/03/01/1792428/protest-set-vs-compromise-executive-order-endo Protest set vs compromise Executive Order on ‘endo’ Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star) – March 1, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Workers are gearing up for a nationwide mass action to express their … Continue reading

Duterte wants extension on ‘endo’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. & Africa, R. (2018, February 09). Duterte wants extension on ‘endo’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 12, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/duterte-wants-extension-%E2%80%98endo%E2%80%99 Duterte wants extension on ‘endo’ By GERARD NAVAL AND RAYMOND AFRICA February 09, 2018 PRESIDENT Duterte has asked labor groups for more time to issue the executive order (EO) putting an end … Continue reading

Duterte warns ‘communist front’ Piston of arrest | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Duterte warns ‘communist front’ Piston of arrest By Edith Regalado and Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated October 18, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte yesterday accused transport group Pagkakaisa ng mga Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (PISTON) and militant groups Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) and Karapatan of being legal … Continue reading

Workers seek salary hike, end to ‘endo’| Malaya Business Insight

Workers seek salary hike, end to ‘endo’| Malaya Business Insight By JP LOPEZ May 02, 2017 Reference: Lopez, J., Africa, R & Orias, E.(2017, May 03). Workers seek salary hike, end to ‘endo’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 03, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/workers-seek-salary-hike-end-%E2%80%98endo%E2%80%99 THOUSANDS of protesters from moderate groups to militant organizations marked the first Labor … Continue reading

House allies sanitize SAF probe resumption | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

House allies sanitize SAF probe resumption | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/house-allies-sanitize-saf-probe-resumption retrieved on April 6, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Gerry Baldo Monday, 06 April 2015 00:00 By Gerry Baldo Palace allies in the House served a warning yesterday that they would not allow testimonies or … Continue reading

KMU: Noy has failed to address labor woes | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

KMU: Noy has failed to address labor woes | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Written by Pat C. Santos Tuesday, 29 April 2014 00:00 Despite registering a 7.2-percent growth rate, the Aquino administration has failed in its program to strengthen and develop the labor sector, Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) chairman Elmer Labog … Continue reading

DOLE Eyeing Shorter Work Hours | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online

DOLE Eyeing Shorter Work Hours | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online. By SAMUEL P. MEDENILLA and HANNAH TORREGOZA April 18, 2012, 7:44pm MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said Wednesday there will be no mass displacement in Mindanao amid the ongoing power shortage in the region. Undersecretary Lourdes Transmonte made the … Continue reading

Pacquiao joins militant workers’ call for P125 across-the-board wage hike | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Pacquiao joins militant workers’ call for P125 across-the-board wage hike | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. By Charlie V. Manalo 06/15/2011, Daily Tribune Citing his experience as a lowly-wage earner, eight-time world boxing champion Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao yesterday joined militant workers in pressing a P125 across-the-board wage hike.

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