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Labor groups cool to proposed Tokhang vs abusive employers 2018-04-22 [The Star]

Duterte seeks list of firms into labor-only contracting 2018-04-21 [The Star]

BWI Condemns Refused Entry of Trade Union Leader to Philippines
 2018-04-17 [BWI]

Worker-friendly contractualization policy seen by Labor Day 2018-04-16 [The Sun-Star]

Labor groups await signing of executive order on job contracting 2018-04-15 [The Star]

RESPECT calls for wider application of government order making thousands of fast food workers permanent 2018-04-10 [IUF]

Labor groups seek wage hike 2018-04-09 [The Inquirer]

Coke workers released after 4 days in police detention 2018-04-07 [Today]

Dole orders Jollibee, Burger King to regularize 7,000 workers 2018-04-05 [The Inquirer]

Criminalisation of indigenous leaders and human rights defenders 2018-03-29 [Education International]

Labor group apprehensive on impact of Cha-Cha to workers 2018-03-22 [sunstar]

Trade unions and shared prosperity 2018-03-22 [inquirer]

2 dead in construction site collapse 2018-03-18 [Tempo]

Labor groups blast Duterte for reneging on poll promise 2018-03-17 [The Inquirer]

ITF recommends shareholders vote against ICTSI directors 2018-03-17 [ITF]

Labor group hopeful of PRRD promise to end ‘endo’ 2018-03-15 [The Inquirer]

Cebu workers joined company excursion on eve of union polls 2018-03-15 [businessmirror]

Labor group supports SSS campaign against delinquent business entities 2018-03-14 [The Mirror]

Labor groups in NegOcc to rally against contractualization 2018-03-14 [The Sun-Star]

Pass the expanded maternity leave bill 2018-03-14 [manilatimes]

Labor groups hit PNP’s subpoena power 2018-03-13 [The Bulletin]

Solons renew call for early approval of expanded maternity leave law 2018-03-13 [MB]

Philippines: Negotiations with Kuwait over workers’ wellbeing ‘going well’ 2018-03-13 [middleeastmonitor]

Help labor ease TRAIN impact, gov’t urged 2018-03-12 [inquirer]

‘BBB’ seen raising wages, benefits of Pinoy workers 2018-03-12 [businessmirror]

NGOs back legislation against use of lead paint in QC projects 2018-03-11 [The Inquirer]

KMU charges: women doubly oppressed now 2018-03-09 [The Bulletin]

International Women's Day: Activists march in Philippines, South Korea stages #MeToo protest as Spain goes on strike 2018-03-09 [ST]

CCA calls on members to ensure safe facilities for workers 2018-03-08 [inquirer]

Dead Filipina in freezer spotlights peril of migrant workers 2018-03-04 [News24]

Slain Filipina in freezer shows risks to overseas workers 2018-03-04 [Japan Times]

Dead Filipina in freezer spotlights peril of migrant workers 2018-03-02 [Albany Times Union]

‘Freeze Boracay closure plan,’ labor sector appeals to Duterte 2018-03-01 [The Sun-Star]

Hike in Western Visayas minimum wage seen in May 2018-03-01 [sunstar]

Employees union ready to answer raps 2018-02-28 [The Sun-Star]

URGENT APPEALS: Military hounds trade unionists in Mindanao, forcing them to surrender as rebel supporters 2018-02-26 [CTUHR]

Ateneo, workers union reach agreement on wages, benefits 2018-02-23 [rappler]

HRW: Deployment ban to Kuwait increases risk of OFW abuse 2018-02-23 [rappler]

Philippines' Duterte Says May Expand Ban on Outbound Workers 2018-02-23 [JG]

Duterte to attend murdered maid’s wake as Southeast Asia struggles with mistreatment of its workers 2018-02-21 [sea-globe]

State workers set protest to demand wage hike 2018-02-19 [inquirer]

Labor, transport groups holding protest against the jeepney modernization program 2018-02-19 [CNN]

Philippines imposes 'total ban' on citizens taking up jobs in Kuwait 2018-02-13 [thenational]

Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines lays off 600 employees just weeks after sugar tax introduction 2018-02-12 [foodnavigator-asia]

Union hits retrenchment of 51 Coke workers in Bacolod 2018-02-08 [The Sun-Star]

Labor groups hope proposed E.O. will get Duterte’s nod 2018-02-05 [The Mirror]

Hanjin, labor union sign MoA 2018-02-03 [The Times]

Labor group calls on Duterte to declare June 12 as ‘Pambansang Day Off’ 2018-01-27 [The Bulletin]

Labor pact between PHL, Israel to cut ‘exorbitant’ fees for Pinoy househelps 2018-01-16 [GMA News Online]

Employees Union to submit P8-M liquidation report in 60 days 2018-01-15 [The Sun-Star]

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