CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay | BusinessMirror

Reference: Rosales, E. F. (2019, November 12). CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay. BusinessMirror. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2019/11/12/cct-eyed-for-subsidy-of-garments-labor-pay/ CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay By Elijah Felice Rosales – November 12, 2019 THE struggling garments industry is asking for a cut in the P109-billion conditional cash transfer (CCT) budget … Continue reading

Palace opposes two-year workers’ probationary period | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2019, October 21). Palace opposes two-year workers’ probationary period. Philstar. Retrieved October 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/21/1961977/palace-opposes-two-year-workers-probationary-period Palace opposes two-year workers’ probationary period Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) – October 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang is opposed to the bill seeking to extend workers’ maximum probationary period from six months … Continue reading

Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello | The Manila Times

Reference: Depasupil, W. (2019, September 23). Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/23/news/national/infra-projects-to-create-1m-jobs-a-year-bello/620237/ Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello By WILLIAM DEPASUPIL, TMT September 23, 2019 Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd is confident that President Rodrigo Duterte’s goal to … Continue reading

Business makes last-ditch plea on ‘endo’ | BusinessWorld

Reference: Cortez, G. M. (2019, July 18). Business makes last-ditch plea on ‘endo’. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/business-makes-last-ditch-plea-on-endo/ Business makes last-ditch plea on ‘endo’ July 18, 2019 | 12:32 am MAJOR BUSINESS GROUPS in the country have made a last-ditch call for President Rodrigo R. Duterte to veto a measure now awaiting his signature … Continue reading

DOLE warns vs swift passage of 14th month pay bill | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. (2019, July 05). DOLE warns vs swift passage of 14th month pay bill. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/dole-warns-vs-swift-passage-14th-month-pay-bill DOLE warns vs swift passage of 14th month pay bill July 05, 2019 LABOR Secretary Silvestre Bello III yesterday urged lawmakers not to rush the approval of the proposed measure … Continue reading

UHC law means more nurses need to stay in PHL | BusinessWorld

Reference: Cortez, G. M. (2019, June 14). UHC law means more nurses need to stay in PHL. Business World. Retrieved June 14, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/uhc-law-means-more-nurses-need-to-stay-in-phl/ UHC law means more nurses need to stay in PHL June 14, 2019 | 12:05 am THE Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) said it is exploring measures to raise … Continue reading

Duterte: Let Chinese nationals work in PH | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, February 25). Duterte: Let Chinese nationals work in PH. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved February 27, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/288636/duterte-let-chinese-nationals-work-in-ph.html Duterte: Let Chinese nationals work in PH posted February 25, 2019 at 01:40 am by Nathaniel Mariano President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he would tolerate the influx of Chinese workers amid criticism that they … Continue reading

Duterte certifies ‘end to endo’ bill as urgent | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018 September 26).Duterte certifies ‘end to endo’ bill as urgent. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/26/1854855/duterte-certifies-end-endo-bill-urgent. Duterte certifies ‘end to endo’ bill as urgent Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 26, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has certified as urgent a bill that seeks … Continue reading

House approves 100-day maternity leave bill | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, August 29). House approves 100-day maternity leave bill. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/29/1846780/house-approves-100-day-maternity-leave-bill House approves 100-day maternity leave bill Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – August 29, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives yesterday approved a bill lengthening maternity leave from the current 60 days to 100, with pay. … Continue reading

Dole issues holiday pay reminder | Inquirer News

Reference: Santos, T. (2018, August 27). Dole issues holiday pay reminder. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025170/dole-issues-holiday-pay-reminder Dole issues holiday pay reminder Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:45 AM August 27, 2018. The Department of Labor and Employment has reminded all private sector employers to pay their workers double on Monday, National Heroes Day, a … Continue reading

Duterte signs Occupational Safety and Health law » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Geducos, A. C. (2018, August 20). Duterte signs Occupational Safety and Health law. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/20/duterte-signs-occupational-safety-and-health-law/ Duterte signs Occupational Safety and Health law Published August 20, 2018, 6:45 PM By Argyll Cyrus Geducos President Duterte has signed into law the measure which ensures a safe and healthful workplace for … Continue reading

Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, August 13). Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 13, 2018 from http://malaya.bayaninetwork.com/business-news/news/nograles-dbm-dbcc-revert-old-budget-system-then-we%E2%80%99ll-talk Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk By WENDELL VIGILIA August 13, 2018 THE House of Representatives will resume committee deliberations on the … Continue reading

Bello: Kadamay, not NutriAsia workers, to blame for violent dispersal | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. (2018, August 01). Bello: Kadamay, not NutriAsia workers, to blame for violent dispersal. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 02, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016614/kadamay-nutriasia-violent-dispersal-rally-worker-boycott-labor Bello: Kadamay, not NutriAsia workers, to blame for violent dispersal By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:51 PM August 01, 2018 Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III is blaming members … Continue reading

Who’s lying? Let the test begin! | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Sumbilon, J. R. C. (2018, July 30). Who’s lying? Let the test begin!. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/07/30/whos-lying-let-the-test-begin/ Who’s lying? Let the test begin! By Jaimes R. C. Sumbilon – July 30, 2018 12:05 AM “Bello should know that being an appointed official he falls under … Continue reading

Andaya named majority leader | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Depasupil, W. TMT (2018, July 31). Andaya named majority leader. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 31, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/andaya-named-majority-leader/425071/ Andaya named majority leader BY WILLIAM DEPASUPIL, TMT ON JULY 31, 2018 Rep. Rolando Andaya, Jr. of Camarines Sur was named House majority leader while committee chairmen got to keep their posts a week after the … Continue reading

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