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Police obstruct and intimidate journalists 2020-07-02 [IFJ]

Union’s COVID-19 relief leads to membership growth 2020-07-01 [BWI]

Congressman recommends ABS-CBN stop news coverage 2020-06-30 [IFJ]

UNI PLC raises voice in solidarity for media freedom in the Philippines 2020-06-29 [UNI Global Union]

Philippines among top 10 countries worst for workers 2020-06-21 [The Star]

Labour coalition condemns guilty verdict on journalist Maria Ressa 2020-06-20 [BWI]

Tell Coca-Cola that when workers defend their right to a safe workplace it is not 'economic sabotage'! For more info  ActNOW!  2020-06-16 [IUF]

Thousands of garment workers in the Philippines fear job losses 2020-06-15 [IndustriALL]

SENTRO condemns government's sweeping new police powers, reaffirms commitment to defending democratic rights 2020-06-15 [IUF]

Unions mark Independence Day with terror law protests 2020-06-13 [BWI]

Extraordinary Collective Agreement During Unprecedented Times 2020-06-10 [UNI Global Union]

Politician attacks reporter over critical article 2020-06-09 [IFJ]

Group suggests sharing spare bikes with workers 2020-06-07 [Manila Bulletin]

Police spread false news linking journalists with terrorism 2020-06-04 [IFJ]

Department of Health blocks access for journalists 2020-06-03 [IFJ]

Assisted living facilities prohibit foreign care workers from leaving the premises; the state does not intervene 2020-06-01 [Davar]

COVID-19 and the Racialized Dimension of Seafaring Work 2020-05-28 [Canadian Dimension]

Unions fight wage and benefit cuts, rights castration 2020-05-25 [BWI]

Collapsed Philippine cement deal gives workers shot at justice 2020-05-23 [BWI]

Local government harasses radio journalists 2020-05-22 [IFJ]

Red-tagging of female journalist 2020-05-20 [IFJ]

Teacher union gives international solidarity award to Filipino trade union leader 2020-05-13 [Education International]

Rescind the cease and desist order against Philippine TV network ABS-CBN ! 2020-05-07 [UNI Global Union]

Solicitor general warns against granting provisional authority to ABS-CBN 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

ABS-CBN forced off-air 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

Radio host shot dead in Dumaguete City 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

Beginning of new school year should be tied to appropriate health measures 2020-05-05 [Education International]

Lightning rallies, social media events mark workers’ observance of Labor Day 2020-05-03 [Manila Bulletin]

Telstra removes overseas call centre workers from onsite accommodationCRN 2020-04-29 [CRN]

Unions call for faster and better aid to workers amid lockdown extension 2020-04-29 [BWI]

Call centre staff in the Philippines have been sleeping at work during coronavirus lockdowns to help Australian customers 2020-04-28 [ABC]

Unions urge government to assist 1 million stranded construction workers 2020-04-22 [BWI]

Magazine website targeted by digital attack 2020-04-21 [IFJ]

Volunteer nurses told to sign waiver clearing DOH if they contract COVID-19, nurses' group says 2020-04-14 [ABS/CBN]

Business, labor groups want more aid for workers 2020-04-09 [Philstar]

Teleperformance workers in the Philippines are enduring “subhuman” conditions 2020-04-04 [UNI]

Duterte says lockdown protesters can be shot if they fight 2020-04-02 [JP]

Attacked & underpaid: Medics battle stigma, virus 2020-04-02 [al Jazeera]

Higher education union negotiates financial support for educators during COVID-19 university closures 2020-03-27 [EI]

A step closer to illiberal democracy 2020-03-15 [IFJ]

Court orders GMA network to reinstate 51 employees 2020-03-06 [IFJ]

SEAJU: South East Asia journalists support ABS-CBN franchise renewal 2020-03-06 [IFJ]

‘16M Filipino women still economically insecure’ 2020-03-02 [Bulatlat]

Renewed attacks on teachers and their union 2020-02-29 [EI]

Last mile: Honda workers fight for a dignified ending 2020-02-27 [The Inquirer]

 VIDEO  Hands off our teachers!  ActNOW!  2020-02-27 [ACT]

ABS-CBN workers fear loss of jobs without franchise renewal 2020-02-25 [The Inquirer]

Up to 2,000 workers to be hit by Honda unit closure 2020-02-25 [The Post]

DOLE ready to assist Honda workers 2020-02-25 [The Inquirer]

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