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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

MSAP 2015: A lesson on confluence

Apr 17, 2015 - 9:12 AM

What does the future of media look like for practitioners and consumers? Read on as we take you through the MSAP 2015 Media Congress

HIGHLIGHTS: Confluence: MSAP 2015 media congress

Apr 13, 2015 - 7:08 PM

Follow our live blog of day two of Confluence: MSAP 2015 media congress

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

Howie Severino steps down as GMA News Online chief

Apr 27, 2014 - 3:03 PM

But he will remain with the network and keep his TV shows

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Media magnate Murdoch divorces 3rd wife

Jun 14, 2013 - 8:17 AM

A source close to News Corp said the couple had a pre nuptial agreement but did not elaborate

'BROKEN DOWN IRRETRIEVABLY.' Rupert Murdoch and Wendi Deng at the 85th Academy Awards last February 24

'Variety' gets new owner

Oct 11, 2012 - 7:00 AM

The entertainment newspaper finds a new home after more than 100 years

'VARIETY' IS THE PREMIERE source of entertainment news. Image from Variety's Facebook page

Mobile devices reshaping news

Oct 02, 2012 - 11:48 AM

The news industry is receiving a tweaking in the advent of mobile devices and the new ways people choose to get their news

THANKS TO MOBILE DEVICES, people are consuming more news. Image from the Samsung Galaxy S3 Facebook page

Former GMA-7 entertainment exec joins TV5

Jun 04, 2012 - 2:06 PM

Wilma V Galvante the former Senior Vice President for Entertainment at GMA 7 has joined TV5