PLDT decries DOLE’s clarificatory order

DAVAO CITY (June 27) — Telecommunications and digital service firm PLDT Inc. said that the clarificatory order issued by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)  to regularize workers, without condition, did not observe due process. In a statement, PLDT said the decision was “issued immediately” after the meeting the DOLE’s meeting with its labor union. Manggagawa …

Southern Mindanao Workers Stand on EO Vs. Illegal ‘Endo’

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The convergence of workers for the Labor Day Protest and the signing of the Executive Order to end illegal contractualization by President Rodrigo Duterte  drew mixed reaction   from workers in Southern Mindanao. On May 1,  during the International Labor’s Day event in Cebu City, President Duterte signed to prohibit illegal contracting …