BAGUIO CITY — Alliance of Health Workers (AHW) and its member unions condemn House Bill no. 6268 or the proposed Salary Standardization Law (SSL 4) of 2015 as deceptive.
One daily reports that anti-APEC demonstrators don’t even know what APEC means. I digress. We do understand. We live and suffer from it.
MANILA — Government employees occupying low- and middle-level positions are the biggest losers under the Aquino administration’s proposal for salary increases, while those occupying top posts already enjoying high pay, including the President, are the most favored.
BAGUIO CITY — Public employees said that the pay hike proposed by the present administration supposedly to upgrade the salaries of around 1.3 million government workers is long overdue, too little, too late and would mean a prolonged salary freeze.
QUEZON CITY — Bayan Muna Partylist Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate slammed the “no work, no pay” policy that will be imposed in the special non-working holidays in the National Capital Region during the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Leader’s Summit to be held in Manila from November 17 to 18.
Kumusta ti biag ti maysa a mannalon kailian? Ammok nga nasapa ka latta nga bumangbangon ta uray nu parbangon pay laeng ket idaddadang mon tay danum nga pangkape. Haan mo pay mailibak nga un-unaam pay ketdin tay taraok dagiti manok kadagitoy nga panawenen. Kas tay kunada nu lumaklakay wenno bumakbaket tay maysa nga tao ket umababa ti kasapulan na nga turog. Kuna da pay nga mairidep laeng bassit ket naganaygay manen iti rikna nga mapan tumapog idiay kataltalonan.
BAGUIO CITY — Progressive teachers and members of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) continue their call for descent and living wages even if the administration of President Aquino III is not seriously looking at the poor plight of public educators and employees.
The Alliance of Concerned Teachers talk on the salary increase during a press conference at Teacher’s Camp, Baguio City on October 30, 2015.
Contractualization, is a labor hiring scheme invented in favor of capital and the capitalists to ensure their continuous raking-in of profit. Being a contractual worker is like being a disposable item that can be thrown away when it is no longer useful or something that can always be replaced whenever the owners want to.
VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur — Citing previous court and commission rulings, the Second Division of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) revoked the Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) it issued last August 26 in favor of petitioners Reynaldo and Virginia Mendoza, who filed the petition alleging the abuse of power by Commissioner Patricio Libo-on.
Idi naminsan nga lawas ket inistoryak dagiti pakaburiboran ti panunot ko maipanggep iti implikasyon ti K12 iti kabibiag mi nga propesor ditoy kaleds. Ti kinaagpaysona ket haan ko naiturturogan daytoy nga problema kadagitoy naglabas nga aldaw. Talaga a buribor ti isasangbay ti K12. Adda pay ti maysa a mannurat nga nangibaga nga ideklara da koma met iti “state of calamity” kadakami nga apektado iti daytoy a programa. Kas nakunana, maysa a didigra daytoy kadakami isu nga kasapulan ti umno nga panagtignay tapno maisalbar ti trabaho dagiti mimistro ken mimistra nga maapektaran ken kasta met dagiti pamilya nga apektado ken mabalin nga agsagrap iti rigat.
VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur – Eighteen years after 160 members of the Times Employees Union (TEU) held its first strike in March 1997 and more than five years after the Supreme Court ruled with finality in favor of the workers, justice remains out of reach for its members.