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Rappler
SONA 2015: Too rosy a picture of labor gains?President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his sixth and last State of the Nation
SONA 2015: Too rosy a picture of labor gains?
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his sixth and last State of the Nation Address (SONA) during the Joint Session of the 16th Congress at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives Complex in Constitution Hills, Quezon City on Monday... Read more
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Zamboanga Times
President Aquino highlights achievements of ‘Daang Matuwid’ in his last SONAMANILA — President Benigno Aquino III on Monday highlighted in his sixth and la
President Aquino highlights achievements of ‘Daang Matuwid’ in his last SONA
Zamboanga Times / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA — President Benigno Aquino III on Monday highlighted in his sixth and last State of the Nation Address (SONA) the long list of achievements of his administration that has even eclipsed the feat of his predecessor. Feeling slightly ill, the... Read more
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Balita
President Aquino highlights achievements of ‘Daang Matuwid’ in his last SONAPresident Aquino highlights achievements of ‘Daang Matuwid’ in his last SONA J
President Aquino highlights achievements of ‘Daang Matuwid’ in his last SONA
Balita / Posted 8 days ago
President Aquino highlights achievements of ‘Daang Matuwid’ in his last SONA July 28, 2015 5:31 am By Jelly F. Musico MANILA, July 27 (PNA) -– President Benigno Aquino III on Monday highlighted in his sixth and last State of the Nation Address... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
More of the samePresident Benigno S. Aquino III’s last State of the Nation Address yesterday fe
More of the same
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
President Benigno S. Aquino III’s last State of the Nation Address yesterday featured more of the same griping and blaming that have characterized previous speeches. He started his speech by once again crucifying his predecessor, Gloria... Read more
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Rappler
SONA 2015: Fewer labor strikes under AquinoPROTEST. Labor groups protest in front of the labor department during the Globa
SONA 2015: Fewer labor strikes under Aquino
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
PROTEST. Labor groups protest in front of the labor department during the Global Day of Action for the Right to Strike, February 18 2015. Photo from Kilusang Mayo Uno MANILA, Philippines – In the 5 years of President Benigno Aquino III's... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino: 440,000 OFWs came home, unemployment lowerMORE JOBS. Presidnet Benigno Aquino III says Filipinos are the most optimistic
Aquino: 440,000 OFWs came home, unemployment lower
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
MORE JOBS. Presidnet Benigno Aquino III says Filipinos are the most optimistic job seekers in the world. Photo by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – In discussing his administration's achievements during his final State of the Nation Address (SONA) on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
46 items mentioned in PNoy's last SONA | LatestPhilippine President Benigno Aquino III delivers his last State of the Nation A
46 items mentioned in PNoy's last SONA | Latest
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III delivers his last State of the Nation Address during the joint session of the 16th Congress at the House of Representatives in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines on Monday, July 27, 2015. AP... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
More complainants sue gov't officials over Kentex blazeMANILA -- More survivors and relatives of victims of the Kentex fire have come
More complainants sue gov't officials over Kentex blaze
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA -- More survivors and relatives of victims of the Kentex fire have come forward to sue government officials over the blaze that claimed the lives of 74 people. The group Justice for Kentex Workers Alliance said that from 57 complainants in... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
DOLE warns against hiring foreign workersMANILA - Amid reports of rising number of illegal foreign workers in the countr
DOLE warns against hiring foreign workers
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 14 days ago
MANILA - Amid reports of rising number of illegal foreign workers in the country, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) yesterday warned local commercial establishments against hiring of foreign nationals without securing necessary employment... Read more
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Rappler
DOLE has no mandate on mine safety – BaldozCOLLAPSED. A photo provided by the Philippines Office of Civil Defense in Regio
DOLE has no mandate on mine safety – Baldoz
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
COLLAPSED. A photo provided by the Philippines Office of Civil Defense in Region VI shows view of an earlier landslide area at the Panian open pit at the Semirara mining site in Caluya, Antique, on February 14, 2013. Another accident in the mining... Read more
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Zamboanga Times
Baldoz reminds local firms hiring foreign workers to get Alien EmploymentMANILA — Private companies in the country who are hiring foreign workers were r
Baldoz reminds local firms hiring foreign workers to get Alien Employment
Zamboanga Times / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA — Private companies in the country who are hiring foreign workers were reminded to secure special work permits for them to avoid penalties and imprisonment. With this, Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz reiterated the directive... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Labor Dept., Semirara to help miners’ familiesThe Department of Labor and Employment will provide emergency livelihood assist
Labor Dept., Semirara to help miners’ families
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
The Department of Labor and Employment will provide emergency livelihood assistance to more 500 workers of Semirara Coal and Power Corporation after its operation was ordered stopped due a landslide on July 17 that killed seven miners, with two... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The Greek crisis and its impact on the PhilippinesWe have heard more about Greece during the month of July than we usually hear i
The Greek crisis and its impact on the Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
We have heard more about Greece during the month of July than we usually hear in a year. First there were deadlines—and missed deadlines—with bellicose rhetoric and posturing from Greek and European leaders, as well as the “troika” of international... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace backs Semirara probeMANILA, Philippines - Malacañang is backing the investigation on the collapse o
Palace backs Semirara probe
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Malacañang is backing the investigation on the collapse of an open-pit coal mine on Semirara Island in Caluya town, Antique as three more bodies have been recovered from the mining site. President Aquino expressed concern after... Read more
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Rappler
DOLE-led dialogue offers solutions to recruiters’ woesMANILA, Philippines – A dialogue led by the labor department on Friday, July 17
DOLE-led dialogue offers solutions to recruiters’ woes
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – A dialogue led by the labor department on Friday, July 17, offered solutions to concerns raised by recruitment agencies that have banded together to seek the ouster of top labor officials. Friday’s meeting at the Department of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessLabor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has issued Labor Advisory 06 Series of 2015 on
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has issued Labor Advisory 06 Series of 2015 on the payment of wages in observance of Eid'L Fitr (Feast of Ramadhan) yesterday. The advisory said if an employee did not work, he/she shall be paid 100 percent of... Read more
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Rappler
Recruiters divided over labor migration reformsON THE OFFENSIVE. Recruiters hold a press conference MANILA, Philippines – A s
Recruiters divided over labor migration reforms
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
ON THE OFFENSIVE. Recruiters hold a press conference MANILA, Philippines – A series of what is perceived to be stricter regulatory policies by Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac divided the recruitment... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace defends labor officials on action vs recruitment agenciesSUSPENDED recruitment agencies which have been accusing labor officials of disr
Palace defends labor officials on action vs recruitment agencies
Sun Star / Posted 21 days ago
SUSPENDED recruitment agencies which have been accusing labor officials of disregarding their due process rights can just file complaints before the Office of the Ombudsman, a Palace official said Wednesday. Presidential Communications Operations... Read more
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Sun Star
25,000 Pinoy household helpers, caregivers excluded from Taiwan pay hikeSOME 25,000 Filipinos working as home-based caretakers and household workers in
25,000 Pinoy household helpers, caregivers excluded from Taiwan pay hike
Sun Star / Posted 21 days ago
SOME 25,000 Filipinos working as home-based caretakers and household workers in Taiwan will not be among those that will be getting the additional NTD735 (P1,072.77) in their salaries. “There are around 25,348 Filipino caretakers and household... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessWinnie Sancho, labor representative on the Regional Tripartite Wages and Produc
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
Winnie Sancho, labor representative on the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board Region 6, yesterday denied that he signed the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for Wage Order No. 22. If I signed the IRR, this would be inconsistent... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
No vegetable shortage after typhoons - DAMANILA, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) yesterday assured the
No vegetable shortage after typhoons - DA
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 25 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) yesterday assured the public of adequate supply of vegetables after Typhoons Egay and Falcon affected vegetable-producing areas in Northern and Central Luzon. Agriculture Assistant Secretary... Read more
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Rappler
Families of Kentex fire victims: 'We will not drop claims'GRIEF. Filipino relatives of a missing factory workers react following a fire a
Families of Kentex fire victims: 'We will not drop claims'
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
GRIEF. Filipino relatives of a missing factory workers react following a fire at a warehouse in Valenzuela city, east of Manila, Philippines, 13 May 2015. EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO MANILA, Philippines – Nearly two months since a deadly factory blaze... Read more
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Rappler
Teachers told to help identify child laborers among studentsWORK. Filipino children work by collecting sand at a shoreline in Manila suburb
Teachers told to help identify child laborers among students
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
WORK. Filipino children work by collecting sand at a shoreline in Manila suburbs. File photo by Francis Malasig/EPA MANILA, Philippines – Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz recently urged officials and teachers of public schools to help identify child... Read more
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Rappler
DOLE stops Mandaue condo project for risking public safetyMANILA, Philippines – The labor department has ordered a halt on the constructi
DOLE stops Mandaue condo project for risking public safety
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The labor department has ordered a halt on the construction of a mid-rise condominium in Mandaue City in Cebu after finding on-site lapses that risked public safety. The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Monday, July... Read more
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Rappler
PH gov’t: No repatriation needed for OFWs in GreeceNO REPATRIATION. DOLE: No need for OFWs in Greece to be repatriated. File photo
PH gov’t: No repatriation needed for OFWs in Greece
Rappler / Posted 29 days ago
NO REPATRIATION. DOLE: No need for OFWs in Greece to be repatriated. File photo of overseas Filipino workers from AFP MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government, on Monday, July 6, said there is no need to repatriate thousands of Overseas... Read more
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Rappler
DMCI found with 8 labor law 'deficiencies' – DOLEPHOTOBOMBING CONDO. In this file photo, President Aquino leads the flag-raising
DMCI found with 8 labor law 'deficiencies' – DOLE
Rappler / Posted 30 days ago
PHOTOBOMBING CONDO. In this file photo, President Aquino leads the flag-raising ceremony at the Rizal Shrine. File photo by Malacañang MANILA, Philippines – The contractor of the controversial 46-story Torre de Manila, D. M. Consunji Inc Homes... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
POLO offices on alert for MERSMANILA - All Philippine Overseas Labor Offices (POLO) worldwide are on alert fo
POLO offices on alert for MERS
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 30 days ago
MANILA - All Philippine Overseas Labor Offices (POLO) worldwide are on alert for the possible spread of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said over the weekend that POLOs are closely monitoring... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Lawmaker opposes 'turning' Rizal monumentMANILA, Philippines - Quezon City Rep. Winston Castelo yesterday opposed a coll
Lawmaker opposes 'turning' Rizal monument
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 1 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - Quezon City Rep. Winston Castelo yesterday opposed a colleague’s proposal to turn the Rizal monument around so it would face the controversial Torre de Manila condominium, whose construction the Supreme Court has stopped. “It... Read more
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Rappler
DOLE endorses to DOJ criminal cases vs KentexFilipino firemen carry a body inside a cadaver bag from a burnt warehouse follo
DOLE endorses to DOJ criminal cases vs Kentex
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
Filipino firemen carry a body inside a cadaver bag from a burnt warehouse following a fire in Valenzuela city, east of Manila, Philippines, 13 May 2015. Five persons were killed after they were trapped inside a burning rubber slipper factory in... Read more