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NLRC issues TRO against Zagu strike

Jun 28, 2019 - 1:59 PM

The National Labor Relations Commission says its order is 'without prejudice' to the union's right to peaceful picketing

TRO. A Zagu employee skims through a copy of the temporary restraining order issued by the National Labor Relations Commission which was received by the union on Thursday, June 27. Photo by Enrico Berdos/Rappler

Isko Moreno resigns from Duterte government

Oct 27, 2017 - 8:47 PM

Francisco Domagoso resigns irrevocably as chairman and CEO of the North Luzon Railways Corporation, to which he was appointed only last July

'PERSONAL REASON.’ Northrail chairman and CEO Franciso Domagoso quits the government corporation less than 4 months after his appointment by President Rodrigo Duterte. Rappler screengrab

K to 12: Retrenched college teachers win case vs Miriam College

Nov 14, 2016 - 8:58 PM

UPDATED Miriam College President Rosario Lapus says the school which has acted fairly will appeal the decision of the Labor Arbiter

HIV+ hairdresser wins labor case vs Ricky Reyes

Feb 07, 2016 - 7:32 PM

Ricky Reyes is ordered to pay Renato Rene Nocos more than P615 000

ADVOCATE. Now an advocate, Rene Nocos calls for an end to the stigma against HIV. Photo sourced from Rene Nocos

NLRC upholds ruling vs GMA: Talents are regular employees

Jan 10, 2016 - 2:07 PM

We find no compelling justification or valid reason to modify alter much less reverse the Decision sought to be reconsidered the NLRC special 4th division says

File photo by Faye Sales

Media workers win regularization case vs GMA-7

Oct 05, 2015 - 6:36 PM

Complainants could not object to terms of their contracts because initially they needed a job to support themselves and or their families the decision reads

PROTEST. Supporters of the Talents Association of GMA (TAG) stage a protest against network giant GMA-7's alleged withholding of some TAG members' salaries. All photos by Faye Sales

CA upholds labor body: Napoles' dismissal of employees illegal

Aug 31, 2015 - 8:40 PM

Bare denial by the alleged pork barrel scam mastermind and JLN Corporation owner is not enough to reverse the National Labor Relations Commission s decision

NAPOLES AS BOSS. Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles, shown here with husband Jaime Napoles, allegedly dismissed her employees illegally. File photo obtained by Rappler

GMA-7 sacks 11 core workers protesting contractual labor

Jul 09, 2015 - 12:21 AM

One of the fired workers says grievances regarding GMA 7 s treatment of its talents have been long running but the terminated employees dared to go beyond grumbles

 PROTEST. Supporters of the Talents Association of GMA (TAG) stage a protest against network giant GMA-7's alleged withholding of some TAG members' salaries. All photos by Faye Sales

HIV+ hairdresser speaks out vs 'discriminatory' salon

Jul 01, 2015 - 9:33 PM

UPDATED Rene Nocos who was terminated from Ricky Superstyle Color Salon considers himself an advocate raising awareness to stop the social stigma surrounding HIV Ricky Reyes Corporation denies the discrimination claims

Talents win regularization case vs GMA-7

Jun 25, 2015 - 8:52 PM

A labor arbiter rules in favor of the Talents Association of GMA saying the talents GMA 7 considers contractors should be classified as regular employees

IN PHOTOS: Media workers protest vs contractual labor

Jun 07, 2015 - 9:07 PM

Long time trade unionist Leody de Guzman explains that the protesting talents would greatly contribute to the anti contractualization campaign as their intellectual skills would help in terms of articulating the demand

GMA-7 talents on regularization plight: Law is on our side

Feb 16, 2015 - 5:08 PM

The protesting workers say the Labor Code trumps the talent agreements which has been used by the network to justify not giving them permanent employment status

NO VIOLATIONS. GMA-7 denies allegations of labor law violations. Photo of GMA-7 building and GMA-7 logo both from Wikimedia Commons

GMA-7: No labor violation in talent system

Feb 14, 2015 - 6:52 PM

GMA 7 says it is ready to defend itself in Congress if the proposed House probe into its alleged labor violations takes place

Congress asked: Probe GMA-7 talent system

Feb 10, 2015 - 2:45 PM

UPDATED House Resolution 1893 calls for an investigation in aid of legislation into the alleged labor violations committed by GMA 7

PROBE SOUGHT. Members of the Talent Association of GMA pose with Congresswoman Emmi de Jesus, who urged a probe into their plight. Photo from De Jesus' office

College editors support GMA-7 talents' regularization

Feb 03, 2015 - 5:49 PM

TAG president and Imbestigador associate producer Christian Cabaluna says he is glad student editors across the country realize the value of standing up for media workers rights as early as now

UP faculty members back GMA-7 talents in regularization plight

Dec 18, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Select UP officials and faculty members support ending labor contractualization in the media industry saying they cannot afford to stay silent lest we tolerate such injustice

52 talents with cases vs GMA-7 jobless by 2015

Dec 16, 2014 - 8:46 PM

Eleven more talents file regularization cases in a bid to end a system that deprives them of the rights accorded an employee who has worked exclusively for the network for more than 6 months

Workers find ways: The farm worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:45 AM

Farm worker wins lawsuit against hacienda boss in Negros

UPHIL BATTLE. Jolu shares experiences in asserting his rights as sugar farm worker in Negros. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The ship builder

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:30 AM

A ship builder speaks out on workplace safety

SAFETY. Marste speaks out about safety in the workplace. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The factory technician

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:30 AM

Factory technician slams Coke s performance rating system as a union busting scheme

June of Federation of Coca Cola Unions

Workers find ways: The domestic helper

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:15 AM

Domestic worker takes Hong Kong employment agency to court

Jasmine of the Progressive Labor Union

Workers find ways: The volunteer nurse

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:15 AM

Volunteer nurses pay hospitals to work

PAY TO WORK. Erik says volunteer nurses like him pay hospitals to work. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The agency worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Agency worker helps form the first union in an industrial estate in Cebu

A FIRST. Eddie helps form the first union in a Cebu industrial estate. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The factory worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:45 AM

Labor struggles involve professional risk and personal sacrifice

RISK AND SACRIFICE. Ninoy, a factory worker, says labor struggles involve professional risk and personal sacrifice. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The OJT student

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:45 AM

A migrant student who is on the job demands more school and less work

Josephine of National College of Science and Technology

Workers find ways: The BPO worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:30 AM

BPO workers form labor association to get pay back

Sylvio of the Inter-Call Center Association of the Philippines

Workers find ways: Tara, break muna

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:15 AM

Is it fun to be a worker in the Philippines?

Workers Find Ways: Tara, Break Muna

PNP crosses picket

Jul 21, 2013 - 6:04 PM

Labor dispute grows violent no end in sight

PNP crosses picket