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November 15, 2018 10:40 AM Villanueva's statement on Apo Cement layoffs

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) should act fast and coordinate so that the layoff of around 400 employees of Apo Cement Corporation is prevented and government assistance is on-time. Just allowing the layoff to happen is an insensitive move especially now that Christmas season 3

November 14, 2018 3:32 AM Workers to get bigger 13th month pay, christmas bonus starting this year -Angara

Workers from both public and private sectors will be getting bigger 13th month pay and Christmas bonuses because of the law that raised the tax exemption cap of bonuses and benefits. Beginning this year, pursuant to Republic Act 10963, the 13th month pay and other benefits, including productivity incentives and Christmas bonuses, are exempted from tax if they do not exceed 4

November 13, 2018 12:25 AM Gatchalian calls on DepEd to expedite K-12 review, mulls probe on employability of K-12 grads

Senator Win Gatchalian is urging the Department of Education (DepEd) to expedite its internal review of the K to 12 program amid continuing reports of low employment rates for graduates of the program, stressing that the review of the K to 12 curriculum is important to boost the employability of graduates. "Dahil nga ang hangarin ng K to 12 ay mas madaling 5

November 6, 2018 12:25 PM Bagong OFW e-Card, inilunsad ng OWWA

Inilunsad nitong Martes ng Overseas Welfare Administration (OWWA) ang bagong identification card para sa mga overseas Filipino worker na kapalit ng I-DOLE OFW I.D. Ang OFW e-Card ang magsisilbi umanong membership at OEC (Overseas Employment Certificate) ng mga OFW. Ang OEC ang isa sa mga dokumentong kailangan ng mga Filipino na nais magtrabaho sa ibang 6

October 16, 2018 8:39 AM Pasay prosecutor summons Trillanes to preliminary probe on sedition case

The Pasay City Prosecutors Office has summoned Senator Antonio Trillanes IV to appear at the preliminary investigation on the inciting to sedition and proposal to commit coup d’ etat case filed by Labor Undersecretary Jacinto “Jing” Paras and Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) Commissioner Manuelito Luna. Trillanes is required to appear on Oct. 18 before 5

October 15, 2018 9:43 AM Lyric Opera of Chicago: Musicians have ratified labor deal

CHICAGO (AP) — The Lyric Opera of Chicago says striking musicians have approved a multiyear labor deal and the season will resume Wednesday. A statement released by the music company Sunday night says members of the Chicago Federation of Musicians Local 10-208 ratified the agreement with Lyric Opera extending through the 2020-21 season. A tentative deal was reached 11

October 12, 2018 5:10 PM Updates to Calif. sexual harassment laws – are your rights affected?

Law Offices of C. Joe Sayas, Jr. welcomes inquiries about this topic. All inquiries are confidential and at no-cost. You can contact the office at (818) 291-0088 or visit www.joesayaslaw.comor our Facebook page Joe Sayas Law. [C. Joe Sayas, Jr., Esq. is an experienced trial attorney who has successfully recovered wages and other monetary damages for thousands 12

October 6, 2018 9:00 PM This Week’s Milestones: Oct. 7-13, 2018

Residents of Pampanga province took up arms to try to liberate themselves from Spanish colonizers’ forced labor policy. The uprising, also known as the Kapampangan Revolt of 1660, was led by Mexico town native Francisco Maniago. Members of the native force also included Pangasinenses, Cagayanos and Ilocanos. Former President Emilio Aguinaldo moved the seat of government 6

October 5, 2018 3:34 AM Mothers, labor groups call for signing of Expanded Maternity Leave bill

Several women and labor groups have called on the current administration to sign the Expanded Maternity Leave (EML) Bill, which would increase the number of allowed paid leave for mothers to 105 days. During a program at the University of the Philippines’ Solair auditorium on Friday, members of Akbayan Women, Nagkaisa, Sentro, PSLink, Partido Manggagawa 6

October 3, 2018 9:52 AM Villanueva lauds Senate ratification of bicam report on ‘work-from-home’ bill

Senator Joel Villanueva on Wednesday lauded the Senate’s ratification of the bicameral conference committee report on the proposed law that would allow employees to opt for “telecommuting” or working from home. The bicam report emphasizes that telecommuting — a work arrangement that allows an employee in the private sector to work from an alternative 7