[News] GMA talents are regular employees, says NLRC commissioner

The National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) upholds the earlier decision of its arbiter declaring talents from the Talents Association of GMA (TAG) as regular employees of the Network. In a decision by the NLRC Special Fourth Division signed by Commissioner Numeranio Villena on September 30, 2015, the 106 TAG members were declared “regular employees of […]

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[Blog] NASAAN ANG BOSES NG MGA TAGAPAGHATID NG SERBISYONG TOTOO?

Reposted with permission from the blog of Julie Nealega, former investigative journalist in ABS-CBN and is currently waiting for her kidney transplant operation.  DISCLAIMER: Buhay Media is maintained by the Talents Association of GMA Network (TAG), but the stories published here do not necessarily reflect the views and experiences of all TAG members or the media industry as a […]

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[Analysis] PART 2: GMA’s arguments why TAG members are not regular employees

PART 2: GMA’s arguments why TAG members are not regular employees (READ PART 1 HERE: [Analysis] PART 1: GMA’s arguments why TAG members are not regular employees) GMA Network Inc. filed an appeal before the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) contesting the Arbiter’s decision that members of the Talents Association of GMA (TAG) are regular employees […]

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[Blog] KONTRAKTUWAL

Reposted with permission from the blog of Michelle Ann Ruiz, Vice President of the PUP College of Communication Student Council. She took part in the #BuhayMediaProtest last June 5 in front of GMA Network Center to express her support for our ongoing fight for labor rights in the media industry. DISCLAIMER: Buhay Media is maintained […]

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[News] Speech of NUJP Director Sonny Fernandez on the Establishment of the Media Labor Assistance Center (MLAC)

Reposted from National Union of Journalists of the Philippines DISCLAIMER: Buhay Media is maintained by the Talents Association of GMA Network (TAG), but the stories published here do not necessarily reflect the views and experiences of all TAG members or the media industry as a whole. NUJP Director Sonny Fernandez announced today the formation of the Media Labor […]

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[News] TAG stages #BuhayMediaProtest to end contractualization in media, labor force

TAG STAGES #BUHAYMEDIAPROTEST TO END CONTRACTUALIZATION IN MEDIA, LABOR FORCE The Talents Association of GMA (TAG) will stage a protest today, June 5, in front of GMA Network Inc. along Timog cor. EDSA, Quezon City to call out the Network for its harassment of TAG members and condemn the practice of contractualization in Media and […]

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