Workers denounce AFP’s hypocrisy; vow to fight for reinstatement of illegally dismissed AFPSLAI union officers

MEMBERS of different bank unions described as a sham the signing today of the AFP and PNP top brass of a guideline pledging that the military and police establishment will respect and uphold labor and trade union rights In what should have been a momentous event, leaders of the armed forces and the police, as…

Workers hit Baldoz for P13-21 wage hike pronouncement, Calls for the abolition of the regional wage setting mechanism

Members of the Alliance of Progressive Labor-Sentro ng Progresibong Pagbabago (APL-SENTRO) trooped to the Department of Labor and Employment to protest the announcement of Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz in recent media interviews that the wage hike will be in the range of P13.00 to P21.00. “The workers are asking for a minimum wage that will…

New labor center holds a National Day of Protest, Bats for secure and decent jobs and immediate economic relief for the working people

Today marks the National Day of Protest for the newly-formed labor center, Sentro ng Progresibong Manggagawa (SENTRO), as their members from the different industries, youth, women and urban poor sectors staged mass actions in different areas of the National Capital Region, Cebu, Davao, General Santos City, Cotabato City, and Cagayan de Oro City. In Manila,…