[In the news] Zagu workers go on strike to protest ‘union busting, contractualization’ -INQUIRER.net

The workers of famous pearl shake chain Zagu went on strike Thursday to protest alleged “union busting and illegal contractualization.” “The Union filed a Notice of Strike last January to address these issues, but discussions collapsed earlier this week,” the Organization of Zagu Workers – Solidarity Unions in the Philippines for Empowerment and Reforms (Organiza-Super)…

[In the news] Strike cripples 80% of PUVs | Sun.Star

Strike cripples 80% of PUVs | Sun.Star. ABOUT 80 to 85 percent of the Public Utility Vehicles (PUVs) in the province were paralyzed Monday, the first day of the transport strike, a drivers’ group official said. Jessie Ortega, secretary general of United Negros Drivers and Operators Center (Undoc), said members of the federation of Bacolod…