fix articles 88279, lucio
Philippine Airline workers intensify protest actions (tags)
The Philippine Airlines Employees? Association (PALEA) today asserted that Philippine Airlines (PAL) President Jaime Bautista?s announcement that they no longer acknowledge Gerry Rivera and Bong Palad as union officers exposes union busting as the real aim of outsourcing. ?Truly a fish is caught by its mouth. Actually PAL is not just recognizing me and Palad as union officers but 62% of PALEA?s leadership and 70% of its membership who have been illegally lockout and terminated. Outsourcing thus is tantamount to union busting,? stated Gerry Rivera, PALEA president and vice chair of Partido ng Manggagawa (PM - Labor Party).
Workers Party challenges Philippine President to protect labor rights at Hanjin (tags)
The militant labor group Partido ng Manggagawa (PM) challenged President Benigno Aquino III (PNoy) to uphold and protect workers rights at the giant Hanjin shipyard in Subic, Zambales as complaints mounted of violations of labor and safety standards. Dozens of members of PM and the Philippine Airlines Employees? Association (PALEA) joined the Church-Labor Conference, an alliance of labor and religious organizations that is co-chaired by Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo, in a rally this morning at Mendiola in Manila.
MERGER NG PNB-ALLIED BANK, GANAP NA KONTROL NI LUCIO TAN SA BANKO (tags)
Nalaman ngayon ng EPCC NEWS na magsasanib ng Philippine National Bank (PNB) at ang Allied Banking Corporation (ABC). Dahil dito ganap na makokontrol ni Lucio Tan ang kontrol sa PNB dahil makokompleto nito ang 80% dahil sa pag-aari niya sa Allied Bank. Ang Allied bank ay dating kontrol ni Juan Ponce Enrile at ng mga Marcos. Isa ito sa mga hinahabol na ari-arian ng PCGG subalit bigo sila sa kanilang pagiimbestiga laban dito maging sa ma kaso laban kay Lucio Tan.