Protests mark first month since illegal dismissal of 24 union officials at NXP Philippines

Series of protest actions on 5 June 2014 marked the 1st month of the illegal dismissal of 24 union officers in NXP Cabuyao.

A picket protest in the morning in front of the main office of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) served as the kick-off activity. Various organizations expressed support to the NXP fight. Representative Fernando Hicap, Anakpawis Partylist Representative, also came and spoke at the rally. Rep. Hicap said he has already filed in the House of Representatives an investigation in aid of legislation with regard to NXP workers’ issues.

Read the full report, with photos, here.