"It is unfortunate that ITUC
failed to see the consistent efforts of the government in protecting the welfare of the Filipino workers," Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said in a statement.
Bello said he took 'a strong exception' to the ITUC
report, which he said may be based on 'imaginary' information.
is claiming 43 cases of labor leaders being killed.
Wabba, the President of NLC and ITUC
is set to address workers, employers and government leaders across the world on various issues affecting workers and their welfare in the world of work.
Chhun on Wednesday said he believes the ITUC
and EI have the 'power' to push the ministry and the Cambodian government to reinstate them.
As the ITUC
states: "There can be no decent work with violence at work.
Besides, he said that the international trade union movement is broad and far-reaching and can exercise pressure to defend the Palestinian cause, voicing satisfaction at the support of the ITUC
and international and regional trade union organisations to the Palestinian people.
At the end of the ITUC
first day activities, members of the conference expressed, in a solidarity session, their support and stand by Syria in facing Takfiri terrorism that is targeting its people and territory to serve the imperial powers.
"The government has still failed to respond to the Soma mine disaster that killed 301 workers in 2014," the ITUC
commented in its report.
The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC
) also accused Qatar of forced labour of workers without consideration of international labour protection laws, with pittance for salaries and poor health conditions.