Several Digitel employees stage hunger strike

Tuesday 23 April 2013 | 01:49 CET | News
Several employees of Digitel Telecommunications Philippines have been on a hunger strike to pressure Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) to implement a Supreme Court order. In October last year, the Supreme Court ordered Digitel to implement a direction from the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) to begin collective bargaining agreement negotiations and it also declared the dismissal of thirteen employees as illegal. When the Supreme Court's decision was issued, PLDT already owned Digitel. Digitel Employees Union (DEU) president Allan Licardo told the Sun.Star that the protest

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Categories: General
Companies: Digitel / Philippine Long Distance Telephone / PLDT
Countries: Philippines
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