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September 29, 2018 9:39 PM Wages lose value, fail to cope with price hikes

A labor group on Friday said the reason workers could barely make ends meet was the real value of their wages now could only buy products at their 2017 price levels. Based on a computation made by the Sentro ng mga Nagkakaisa at Progresibong Manggagawa (Sentro), for a worker in the National Capital Region (NCR) to recover the value of his wage that was lost due to inflation 16

May 24, 2018 3:08 AM Labor group bats for uniform minimum wage

President Rodrigo Duterte should issue an executive order to establish a body that will standardize minimum wage rates across the country, a labor group said Thursday. In the current set-up, the minimum wage is adjusted by 17 regional boards based on geography. For non-agricultural workers, it is the highest in Metro Manila at P512 a day, and lowest 20

February 13, 2018 10:54 AM Labor group: Office romances OK, but gov’t should issue guidelines

On Tuesday, a day before Valentine’s Day, the Associated Labor Unions – Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) came out with a statement assuring employees who fall in love with their bosses that no government policy prevents such a relationship from blooming. But Alan Tanjusay, policy advocacy officer of ALU-TUCP, said the Department of Labor 20

October 31, 2017 6:28 AM SSS urged to suspend officials involved in stock trading controversy

SSS Commissioner Jose Gabriel La Viña accuses 4 top-level officials of earning by trading stocks using stockbrokers who manage the agency's pension fund Workers' group Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) urged state pension fund Social Security System (SSS) to suspend its officials who might influence an investigation 19

October 26, 2017 2:05 PM Suweldo may dagdag para sa papasok sa special non-working day

Idineklara ng Palasyo na special non-working days ang Nobyembre 13 hanggang 15 sa National Capital Region (NCR), Pampanga, at Bulacan dahil sa Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit. Kasabay nito, pinaalalahanan ng Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) ang mga employer na sumunod sa patakaran sa pasuweldo tuwing special non-working 8

June 1, 2017 1:15 PM Duterte admin's tax reform package a 'big mistake' – labor coalition

ALU-TUCP says the tax reform package just passed by the House 'is not uplifting because those who are already poor workers would become even poorer' While the Duterte administration's proposed tax reform package seeks to increase the take-home pay of workers, labor groups are worried about the expected increase in the prices of goods that would come with it. would 6

May 8, 2017 3:01 AM Labor fed to Duterte: look into plight of 10,000 Tadeco workers who may lose jobs

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 07 May) — A labor federation has asked President Rodrigo Duterte to look into the plight of almost 10,000 banana workers who may lose their jobs following the findings of the Department of Justice (DOJ) that the joint venture agreement (JVA) between the Bureau of Correction (BuCor) and the Floirendo-owned Tagum Agricultural Development 23

May 1, 2017 5:35 PM Labor Day: Workers rage but no effigy burning

For the first time in recent history, the Labor Day rally in Davao City, hometown of President Duterte, its longtime mayor, had no effigy of the incumbent president. Davao activists would usually burn an effigy of the President along with the visual representations of the military and the US government during the commemoration. “There are no effigies 25

April 30, 2017 5:01 PM Workers seek pay hike on Labor Day

Philippine news updates, Labor Day, pay increase, wages, labor contractualization Thousands of workers and other protesters, including at least 8,000 in Western Visayas, will join Labor Day rallies on Monday to press for higher wages, job security and an end to labor contractualization. The rallies will be held in Metro Manila and other areas like the cities 12

March 18, 2017 8:56 PM DOLE downplays layoff scenario

MANILA, Philippines - An official of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) shrugged off yesterday the Employers’ Confederation of the Philippines’ warning that Department Order No. 174 would lead to massive displacement of workers. But aside from employers’ groups, more labor organizations have questioned DOLE’s new policy on contracting and subcontracting 17