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Calabarzon industrial workers and farmers merge ranks to demand return of coco levy funds

LAGUNA. As the “Martsa ng Magsasaka” enters its fourth day, they were welcomed by labor unions from the Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino – Southern Tagalog chapter (BMP-ST), who hosted a program at Calamba to express their solidarity with the coco farmers.

Coco Levy Funds Issue: Group Asks Candidates to Stop ‘Washing Their Dirty Hands’

PARTYLIST coalition Sanlakas called out all candidates vying for national positions to cease finger-pointing and politicking for “all of them are liable in varying degrees” for the much-delayed release of the 93 billion peso coco levy funds to the coconut farmers.”.