The Regional Trial Court in Morong, Rizal under Presiding Judge Sheila Marie A. Ignacio denied with finality the Motion for Reconsideration (MR) to not implement a bail increase for the twenty Karnation Industries workers falsely charged with serious illegal detention in 2007 after launching a strike against unfair labor practices committed by the company (

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The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights told the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) that Keppel Shipyard should be penalized following DOLE’s report confirming the Singaporean company’s non-compliance with safety standards. “We are enraged that DOLE has no mention of any penalty for Keppel despite their report confirming the company’s non-compliance and gross […]

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The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (CTUHR) is mourning over the death of six (6) workers of Keppel Subic Shipyard Inc.  We extend our condolences to the families of the deceased workers and express our sympathy to the seven others who sustained injuries due to the incident. In the Fact Finding Mission (FFM) […]

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