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Cebu Pacific cabin crew establish new union 2019-04-22 [Business World]

ACT Party-list's Castro wins international award for work on trade union rights 2019-04-16 [ABS-CBN]

Top human rights award goes to education leader 2019-04-16 [Education International]

No signs of softening as Sumifru workers vow to carry on the fight for rights 2019-04-14 [Today]

Labor groups seek protection of female OFWs 2019-04-14 [The Nation]

Stop governmental harassment of education trade unionists 2019-04-10 [EI]

Young workers at risk of injuries and deaths, says ILO study 2019-03-31 [The Mirror]

Maria Ressa arrested again on arrival in the Philippines 2019-03-29 [IFJ]

Laid-off cement workers take action in Davao 2019-03-28 [BWI]

Time to shine a bright light on and act in the Philippines 2019-03-27 [BWI]

Center for Trade Union and Human Rights: Free Eugene Garcia 2019-03-24 [Sun Star]

Young workers in the Philippines building power in four steps 2019-03-21 [ITF]

Philippines’ radio station harassed by local officials 2019-03-20 [IFJ]

Nurses Association supports UST union 2019-03-19 [The Bulletin]

Labor groups: TV sketches about 'paid' striking workers not funny 2019-03-18 [The Star]

Women decry weak implementation of laws 2019-03-11 [The Inquirer]

Duterte’s misogyny and its effect on women slammed 2019-03-10 [Today]

Labor in the age of Duterte: The Pacific Plaza strike 2019-03-06 [Rappler]

From exploited to empowered – my journey as a domestic worker 2019-03-05 [ILO]

Expanded maternity leave becomes law in the Philippines 2019-02-26 [IndustriALL]

Journalist and family named on hit list 2019-02-26 [IFJ]

Unions help win extended maternity leave 2019-02-26 [IUF]

The Philippines Enacts UHC and EML law 2019-02-22 [PSI]

IFJ affiliates condemn Maria Ressa arrest 2019-02-18 [IFJ]

Anonymous lists put journalists’ lives in danger 2019-02-18 [IFJ]

Phillipine journalist and Time Person of the Year arrested on libel charge 2019-02-13 [Fairfax Media]

Alliance of Concerned Teachers asks for substantial pay hike 2019-02-11 [Manilla Bulletin]

The 105-day maternity leave ‘law’ 2019-02-09 [The Standard]

Labor to campaign vs anti-worker candidates 2019-02-08 [The Sun-Star]

20M workers at risk as security of tenure bill nears own 'endo' 2019-02-08 [The Star]

Timberland workers in the Philippines strike over union busting 2019-02-06 [IndustriALL]

TUCP welcomes Chinese workers 2019-02-05 [The Bulletin]

Labor groups to picket Senate for ‘endo’ measure 2019-02-03 [The Star]

Teacher unionists threatened  ActNOW!  2019-01-23 [Education International]

Workers strike at Clark Airport Philippines 2019-01-21 [inquirer]

Clark International Airport is the latest battlefield in the Philippines’ fight against private-run dystopia 2019-01-20 [The South China Morning Post]

DBM to study gov't workers' salary hike for 2020 to 2022 2019-01-10 [Rappler]

Labor chief says approved pay hike ‘too low’ for workers to cope 2019-01-02 [The Inquirer]

Labor group hits airport management failure to settle workers woes 2019-01-02 [The Sun-Star]

‘Duterte-media’s tense relations worsened in 2018’ 2019-01-01 [The Star]

‘End contractualization’: Sumifru workers spend Christmas at protest camp 2018-12-24 [Rappler]

Talks sought to prevent strike at Clark airport 2018-12-22 [The Inquirer]

Workers’ rights caught in the crossfire in Mindanao 2018-12-18 [ITUC]

Alleged arsonists torch houses of striking banana workers in Compostela–KMU 2018-12-15 [The Inquirer]

Workers’ rights caught in the crossfire in Mindanao, Philippines 2018-12-15 [ITUC]

Illegal detention of human rights defenders 2018-12-11 [Education International]

Labor coalition seeks dialogue with Bello on killings, harassment of labor activists 2018-12-10 [Biz World]

Workers urged to report employers who refuse to give 13th month pay 2018-12-02 [ABS-CBN]

Vicente Posada Unay Jr: “How can you genuinely create green jobs without talking to the unions?” 2018-11-30 [Equal Times]

Fix wages nationwide, labor groups tell Duterte 2018-11-23 [The Inquirer]

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