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Statement of the Center for Trade Union and Human Rights on the proposed P100 wage hike

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Philippines Statement of the Center for Trade Union and Human Rights on the proposed P100 wage hike [The Sun-Star] 20-02-2024

Philippines Unions call for thorough investigation of deadly landslide [IndustriALL] 17-02-2024

Philippines Workers win Supreme Court case on non-remittance of union dues [The Standard] 02-02-2024

Philippines Labor group says P33 minimum wage increase in Northern Mindanao still inadequate [Bulletin] 05-01-2024

Philippines Philippine care unions demand passage of Magna Carta for Barangay Health Workers [UNI Global Union] 22-12-2023

Philippines Philippines leads Asia in protecting workers from violence, ratifies ILO Convention 190 [BWI] 13-12-2023

Philippines UNI Global Union Calls for Reinstatement of Over 80,000 Barangay Health Workers in the Philippines [UNI] 06-12-2023

Philippines Bill penalizing harassment, red-tagging of workers' unions gets House nod [The Star] 30-11-2023

Philippines Full justice still denied 14 years on from Ampatuan journalist massacre [IFJ] 24-11-2023

Philippines We stand with France Castro. Education International firmly condemns the death threats against the Filipino congresswoman [Education International] 20-11-2023


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P38 daily wage hike for Davao region workers 2024-02-20 [MindaNews]

Statement of the Center for Trade Union and Human Rights on the proposed P100 wage hike 2024-02-20 [The Sun-Star]

Unions call for thorough investigation of deadly landslide 2024-02-17 [IndustriALL]

Workers win Supreme Court case on non-remittance of union dues 2024-02-02 [The Standard]

Labor groups rally against Charter change, call for wage hike instead 2024-01-22 [CDN]

Biz and workers’ groups back ratification of treaty to end violence, harassment in workplace 2024-01-20 [The Business Mirror]

TUCP backs Pag-Ibig’s plan to raise rates 2024-01-08 [The Sun-Star]

Labor group backs hike in Pag-IBIG contributions 2024-01-06 [The Star]

Northern Mindanao workers get P33 wage hike 2024-01-06 [The Inquirer]

Labor group says P33 minimum wage increase in Northern Mindanao still inadequate 2024-01-05 [Bulletin]

Philippine care unions demand passage of Magna Carta for Barangay Health Workers 2023-12-22 [UNI Global Union]

The Philippines Ratifies Treaty to Eliminate Violence, Harassment at Work 2023-12-13 [Solidarity Centre]

Historic Moment for Philippine Workers with Philippines Senate Unanimous Vote to Ratify ILO C190 2023-12-13 [UNI]

Philippines leads Asia in protecting workers from violence, ratifies ILO Convention 190 2023-12-13 [BWI]

UNI Global Union Calls for Reinstatement of Over 80,000 Barangay Health Workers in the Philippines 2023-12-06 [UNI]

Bill penalizing harassment, red-tagging of workers' unions gets House nod 2023-11-30 [The Star]

Global Women workers hail long-delayed victory on violence-free workplace For more info 2023-11-28 [PM]

Full justice still denied 14 years on from Ampatuan journalist massacre 2023-11-24 [IFJ]

Government labor union lauds Makati for early bonus of civil servants 2023-11-22 [The Business Mirror]

We stand with France Castro. Education International firmly condemns the death threats against the Filipino congresswoman 2023-11-20 [Education International]

PCIJ website targeted by cyber attack 2023-11-17 [IFJ]

House bill eyes Migrant Worker Relations Commission 2023-11-16 [The Standard]

ILO Convention 190 gains momentum, moves forward 2023-11-15 [BWI]

Maaaring magdulot ng karagdagang STRESS ang automasyon at mga makabagong teknolohiya 2023-11-13 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Women’s union flags job bias 2023-11-12 [Business World]

President Marcos ratifies ILO Convention 190 2023-11-08 [PSI]

Philippines NAGKAISA Labor Coalition Supports UN Urgent Call for An Immediate Ceasefire In Gaza 2023-11-08 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Killings of unionists go unchecked 2023-11-06 [The Star]

Radio anchor shot dead during live broadcast 2023-11-06 [IFJ]

Palestine NAGKAISA Labor Coalition Supports UN Urgent Call for An Immediate Ceasefire In Gaza 2023-11-06 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Germany Germany’s Delivery Hero ignores workers’ human rights in its sale of Foodpanda operations in Asia 2023-11-04 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Grab and Foodpanda delivery riders harassed, penalized and persecuted in the Philippines 2023-11-04 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Freelance journalists’ guild launched in Manila 2023-10-31 [IFJ]

Grab delivery riders in the Philippines protest against new fare adjustment, cutting incomes 2023-10-31 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

USA Filipino union leader visits Hawaii 2023-10-29 [The Star-Advertiser]

Grab Riders in Metro Manila Strike Against Unjust Wage Decrease For more info 2023-10-26 [Solidarity Center]

Philippines Union Leaders Share Strategies to Reach Delivery Drivers For more info 2023-10-25 [Solidarity Center]

Jude Fernandez, Labor Leader Who Survived Martial Law, is Killed by Police 2023-10-19 [Collegian]

Killings of Unionists Go Unchecked 2023-10-16 [Human Rights Watch]

International Human Rights Group Condemns Philippine Police Execution Of Trade Union Organiser Jude Fernandez 2023-10-09 [ICHRP]

Trade union organiser killed 2023-10-06 [ITUC]

PGH workers union hits P2.1-B cut in 2024 budget 2023-10-01 [The Inquirer]

Global unions to Philippine president: Ratify ILO Convention No.190 2023-09-30 [BWI]

PSI Philippine affiliates urge President Marcos to ratify ILO Convention 190 2023-09-29 [PSI]

Outlet withdraws article on alleged lawmaker university donation 2023-09-26 [IFJ]

Fresenius kidney kare workers in Philippines allege corporate layering, fueling job insecurity and low wages 2023-09-23 [UNI]

Final tax charge against Maria Ressa dropped 2023-09-13 [IFJ]

Holcim workers threaten to go on strike over CBA deadlock, unfair labour practices 2023-08-30 [BWI]

Filipino Unionist Speaks in LA, Long Beach; Appeals for Labor Solidarity 2023-08-21 [LAP]

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This month in labour history


2-02-1902 The Unión Obrera Democrática Filipina is founded by Isabelo de los Reyes. The first workers' federation in the country, it is based on the writings of Karl Marx and anarchist Errico Malatesta. By 1903 it had 20,000 members. [more]