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Labor group hits displacement of 401 workers amid hospital closure 2018-06-22 [The Sun-Star]

ALU warns ‘work from home’ setup may thwart labor bargaining rights 2018-06-22 [The Bulletin]

ARMM workers fear massive displacement 2018-06-17 [The Standard]

Police Get Violent With Factory Workers on Strike at the ‘Heinz’ of the Philippines 2018-06-16 [Next Shark]

Police slammed for 'violent dispersal' of NutriAsia contractual workers 2018-06-15 [CNN]

Strike at condiments giant a symptom of Philippines’ labor troubles 2018-06-15 [Interaksyon]

Women workers on the picket frontline: Why workers of NutriAsia go on strike 2018-06-14 [Bulatlat]

Western Visayas wage board approves minimum wage hike 2018-06-12 [GMA]

Progressive groups conduct picket protest vs. Hanjin labor standards 2018-06-12 [Bulatlat]

NUJP vows to continue fighting for press freedom, labor rights 2018-06-12 [Bulatlat]

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ITUC: Philippines remains among worst countries for workers 2018-06-08 [PhilStar]

Public school teachers demand salary hike 2018-06-05 [Panay News]

Php750 minimum wage possible, non-inflationary and good for the economy 2018-06-04 [ibon.org]

Labor activist abducted by police now detained in Camp Crame 2018-06-03 [Manilatoday.net]

PLDT workers troop to claim DOLE’s regularization order 2018-06-02 [PTV]

Substantial wage hike, a question of survival for workers 2018-06-02 [Bulatlat]

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Why the clamor for higher wages is justified 2018-05-31 [rappler.com]

Wage Conference to address wage woes in Western Visayas 2018-05-29 [The Sun-Star]

Labor groups support bill seeking uniform P750 minimum wage for workers nationwide 2018-05-29 [The Bulletin]

Wage boards ordered to review workers’ pay 2018-05-28 [The Standard]

Labor wants national minimum wage, subsidies 2018-05-28 [The Star]

Labor group urges gov’t to set P800 minimum wage 2018-05-28 [The Inquirer]

5 women activists highlight injustices, oppression in political procession 2018-05-28 [The Inquirer]

Makabayan lawmakers file bill for P750 national minimum wage 2018-05-28 [rappler.com]

RTWPB to decide on wage hike on June 7 2018-05-27 [The Sun-Star]

Workers' group seek minimum wage hike amid rising prices of goods 2018-05-27 [CNN]

Wage board summon unions to initiate pay review 2018-05-27 [The Bulletin]

Labor group looks forward to passage of Sotto’s 14th month pay bill 2018-05-21 [The Inquirer]

SBMA stops Hanjin sub-contractor’s operation over worker’s death 2018-05-17 [Journal Online]

Garments workers go on strike, slam police harassment For more info 2018-05-14 [Partido Manggagawa ]

Contractuals making fastfood equipment hold strike in Laguna ecozone 2018-05-13 [Bulatlat]

Philippines and Kuwait sign agreement on workers' rights 2018-05-12 [BBC]

Questions over Filipino labour-hire contracts: 'They're scared' 2018-05-10 [Radio New Zealand]

Migrant workers crowded into Auckland rental homes with no work 2018-05-09 [Newshub]

After grisly murder, Kuwait and the Philippines face diplomatic crisis over domestic worker abuse 2018-05-04 [PRI]

Duterte admits his executive order on ‘endo’ has no bite 2018-05-04 [inquirer.net]

Journalist Edmund Sestoso shot and killed 2018-05-03 [IFJ]

Groups slam contractualization, Duterte’s failed promise to workers 2018-05-02 [manilatoday.net]

Number of jobless Pinoys rise to 10.9M in 1st quarter of 2018 —SWS 2018-05-02 [gmanews]

Workers, activists mark May Day with defiant rallies 2018-05-01 [The Bee]

End of 'endo' unclear on Labor Day 2018-05-01 [The Star]

Labor groups expect more workers to be laid off due to TRAIN Act 2018-04-30 [The Inquirer]

Labor Day 2018 activities around the country 2018-04-30 [Rappler]

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