Signed on September 24, 2015: Declaring Friday, 16 October 2015, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Calbayog
Signed on September 24, 2015: Declaring Monday, 12 October 2015 and Friday, 23 October 2015, as special (non-working) days in the City of Angeles
Signed on September 24, 2015: Declaring Thursday, 8 October 2015, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Koronadal, South Cotabato
As El Niño threatens the country’s water supply, the government cracks down on the unauthorized extraction of water from deep wells to guard against groundwater depletion.
Appointments and Designations: September 24, 2015
Minimum wage earners in Metro Cebu, the cities of Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, Talisay, Naga, Carcar, and Danao, and the municipalities of Compostela, Consolacion, Liloan, Cordova, Minglanilla, and San Fernando will get an increase of P13 a day.
During a security summit held in Davao City, international observers noted the significant improvement in the economic conditions and peace-and-order situation in Mindanao.
Following the signing of the labor cooperation agreement between the Philippines and New Zealand, Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz announced the establishment of a new overseas labor office.