[From the web] Militant workers demand P125 wage hike on Labor Day – ph.news.yahoo.com

By Marjorie Gorospe
Source: http://ph.news.yahoo.com/

Members of militant group Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) held a rally in Mendiola Bridge urging the Aquino administration to approve a P125 wage hike on Labor Day. Article & photo by http://loqal.ph/

MANILA CITY, METRO MANILA—  Militant group Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) held a rally in Mendiola on Thursday calling on a P125 minimum wage hike on Labor Day (May 1).

“For the longest time, past administrations of the country gave nothing but alms to our workers and right now, all we’re asking is the P125 wage increase,” said   KMU-National Capital Region chairperson Roy Velez.

“This increase will only be the good news we can consider, or they should just forget it,” said Velez, referring to an announcement by Malacañang that there will be “good news” for workers this Labor Day.

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