[Press Release] Duterte’s extension on EO vs Endo, tactics to keep the unions’ hoping while tempering increased dissatisfaction -CTUHR

Duterte’s extension on EO vs Endo, tactics to keep the unions’ hoping while tempering increased dissatisfaction Labour rights group, Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (CTUHR), scored President Duterte’s refusal to sign the draft Executive Order (EO) on ending contractualization submitted to him by the labor sector last February 7 as double-edged tactics to…

[Statement] NAGKAISA Denunciation of Ruben Torres and USEC Say Misrepresentation of Worker-DOLE Agreement that Contractualuzation Cannot Be Prohibited



NAGKAISA Denunciation of Ruben Torres and USEC Say Misrepresentation of Worker-DOLE Agreement that Contractualuzation Cannot Be Prohibited

 NAGKAISA, including the legitimate TUCP President Raymond Mendoza, a co-convenor of NAGKAISA and the author of HB No.4444 which will prohibit and criminalize contractualization, denounce in clear, categorical terms the underhanded attempt of Mr. Ruben Torres and apparently,…

[From the web] Study confirms massive contractualization, slave-like conditions for majority of Valenzuela workers -CTUHR

Study confirms massive contractualization, slave-like conditions for majority of Valenzuela workers A study conducted by CTUHR together with students from University of the Philippines-Manila among 120 worker respondents in Valenzuela revealed that a huge majority of workers experience long hours of work and receive wages way below minimum rates. Data from a survey conducted between…

[Press Release] Retrenchment, mergers and union busting: straight path to labor contractualization -CTUHR

Retrenchment, mergers and union busting: straight path to labor contractualization “Regular workers beware of retrenchments and mergers, It will cut you out of jobs, bust the union and contractualize labor.” This is one of the points, the labour rights organization Center for Trade Union and Human Rights emphasized in its  assessment report of the worker…

[Campaign] #BoycottPAL -PM

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[Press Release] Junk contractualization to avert another Kentex- BMP

Junk contractualization to avert another Kentex- BMP A LABOR group called for the immediate junking of Department Order 18-A (DO 18-A) of the labor department after the country suffered its worst industrial tragedy which claimed the lives of seventy-two workers in a fire that razed the Kentex Manufacturing Corporation factory in Valenzuela City last Wednesday.…

[Press Release] Children from shanty towns present Noynoy their Christmas wishes – SM-Zoto/KPML

Children from shanty towns present Noynoy their Christmas wishes AS THE Simbang Gabi heralds the commencement of the yuletide season for many Filipinos and with just eight days before Christmas Day, indigent children accompanied by their parents from the Metro’s urban poor communities belonging to anti-poverty groups Samahan ng Mamamayan-Zone One Tondo Organization (SM-ZOTO) and…

[Press Release] NAGKAISA labor coalition declares war against “king of labor-only-contracting asiapro” in today’s world day of decent work

NAGKAISA labor coalition declares war against “king of labor-only-contracting asiapro” in today’s world day of decent work AROUND 200 members of labor coalition Nagkaisa picketed the Asiapro main office in Barangay Kapitolyo in Pasig City this morning to condemn the pseudo-manning agency for its gross violations of workers’ rights to mark the World Day of…

[Press Release] PALEA gets backing of Occupy protesters

Just as truck drivers and longshore workers got the support of Occupy rallyists in the US, the Philippine Airlines Employees’ Association (PALEA) received the solidarity of Occupy protesters in Canada. Occupy Toronto activists together with Canadian airline unions held a solidarity action at the Toronto international airport last December 10. Last Tuesday various ports along…

[Press Release] P-Noy blind to the plight of 99% — KONTRA

Inspired by the ongoing “Occupy Wall St.” protest against corporate greed in the United states, at least a thousand workers belonging to the Koalisyon Kontra Kontraktwalisasyon (Kontra) marched from the University of Sto. Tomas to the historic Mendiola bridge in Manila where they asked President Benigno Aquino III to scrap Lucio Tan’s outsourcing plan at…

[Blogger] Unity, Solidarity For PALEA – Life in a Box

Unity, Solidarity For PALEA by Rommel Yamzon (Life in a Box) Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo together with major labor groups and faith-based institutions expressed their solidarity for the Philippine Airlines Employees Association (PALEA) in a press conference held in Manila, September 8, 2011.

[From the web] For PAL Workers,an appeal….and for those People who care – by Sarah Bonnin Ocampo

This article was exctracted from “Isang napaka-gandang insight ng isang manggagawang nasa gitna ng pakikibaka by Dennis Labo http://www.facebook.com/notes/dennis-labo/isang-napaka-gandang-insight-ng-isang-manggagawang-nasa-gitna-ng-pakikibaka/279590782055002” For PAL Workers,an appeal….and for those People who care by Sarah Bonnin Ocampo For grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction,last Aug 26,Palea filed a petition for Certiorari(C.A.G.R.No.120977),a legal document which sets…