Workers rights sold out in Aquino-ADB sweetheart deal

THE NAGKAISA, the broadest coalition of Philippine trade unions, held a lightning rally near the PICC to denounce the full-scale privatization program of Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, dubbed as “Public Private Partnership,” as a complete sell-out of consumer interests and workers’ rights. NAGKAISA described the ongoing Asian Development Bank conference in PICC, Manila as…