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GMA Network workers hope to inspire others to 'fight for their rights'

Feb 27, 2019 - 9:58 AM

With its latest victory at the Court of Appeals, the Talents Association of GMA Network calls on fellow industry workers 'to not be scared, and to not give up'

ANOTHER VICTORY. The Talents Association of GMA (TAG) welcomes another victory on their regularization case against broadcast giant GMA Network. File photo by Faye Sales

Employees laid off from CNN Philippines

Jan 12, 2018 - 12:38 PM

Dozens of employees of the news network were told that they were employed only until February 10

LAYOFF. Employees are given a 'notice of rightsizing' on January 11 telling them their employment with the company will remain effective until February 10.

GMA-7 talents win illegal dismissal case

Jan 20, 2017 - 1:23 PM

The National Labor Relations Commission orders the network to reinstate the workers and pay them back wages equivalent to the workers monthly salary from their dismissal to their reinstatement

CANDLE-LIGHTING. Candles are lit and prayers offered to raise awareness on widespread contractualization in the country. Photo by Faye Sales

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

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

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

'Prayer campaign' to raise awareness on contractual labor

Jun 03, 2015 - 10:38 PM

The prayer campaign follows recently aired grievances by members of the Talents Association of GMA about being deprived of their income for one full pay cycle

GMA employees together with family members and supporters attends mass and light candles at the Sacred Hearth Parish in Kamuning, Quezon City on June 3, 2015. Photo by Gilliano Jazul/Rappler

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

GMA-7's talents: We're thinking of future journalists

Dec 03, 2014 - 8:34 PM

Imbestigador associate producer Mike Manalaysay says his and other talents protest against the network is ironically nurtured by the public service oriented culture of GMA 7

GMA-7: Talents 'vital' to network success

Nov 25, 2014 - 7:50 PM

GMA 7 insists there is no employer employee relationship between the network and its talents as the latter willingly signed fixed term employment contracts

GMA-7 talents risk losing jobs over regularization plight

Nov 19, 2014 - 10:32 PM

TAG president Christian Cabaluna associate producer of investigative show Imbestigador decries the network s treatment of them as second class citizens