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EDGEDAVAO VOL. 6 ISSUE 19 • THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 2013 P 15.00 • 20 PAGES Serving a seamless society Wag sanang pusong bato! THE AVENGERS WANNABES. Campaign fans make for superhero masks for these boys who milled around a local campaign rally by Hugpong sa Tawong Lungsod in Don Julian Village, Ma-a, Davao City Tuesday night. Lean Daval Jr. INdulge Page A1 WAGE HIKE SOUGHT TUCP: P80 more By EJ Dominic Fernandez Crazy Cook Sports Page 16 Watch out for this boy SHE’S MY BET. Acting Mayor Rody Duterte endorses Team PNoy senatorial bet Cynthia Villar during a rally by Hugpong sa Tawong Lungsod party at Don Julian Village in Ma-a, Davao City Tuesday night. Close by, reelectionist councilors Melchor Quitain and Leah Librado wait for their turn to have their hands raised too. Lean Daval Jr. T he Associated Labor Union – Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) filed a petition yesterday before the Department of Labor and employment (DOLe) Regional Tripartite and Productivity Board (RTWB) Region 11 for a P80-across-the-board wage increase. The petition prays for the increase of the daily minimum wage from P301 to P381. The petition signed by ALUTUCP national president Michael Mendoza dated April 4, 2013, states that “the P80 daily increase should be given across the board and region-wide since all workers in the region, regardless of whether they receive minimum wages or higher, are subject to the same prices in the market and the same increase in prices of commodities.” In a press conference held at ALU building along Roxas Avenue in Davao City yesterday, Mendoza FWAGE HIKE, 11

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