Participate in job fairs scheduled nationwide in the coming months. The tentative job fair schedules are as follows:
The simplification of the wage structure enacted under President Aquino’s administration has raised the minimum wage and increased benefits for minimum wage earners.
An initial sum of P100,000 in livelihood assistance was allocated for the families of the nine victims of the landslide at the West Panian mine of Semirara Coal and Power Corporation (SCPC) in Semirara Is., Caluya, Antique.
Philippines-based companies that are looking to hire foreign workers need to secure special work permits to avoid penalties and sanctions.
The provincial government in Saskatchewan has come up with a new policy for addressing the skilled labor shortage that gives preference to skilled personnel from other countries desirous of immigrating to Canada.
The Employees Compensation Commission was one of the first government agencies that have responded to the benefits claims of the SAF 44.
As Filipino Muslims prepare for the celebration of Eid’l Fitr, the feast marking the end of Ramadan, and a holiday, employers are reminded to observe and comply with the pay rules on the said holiday which will be on Friday, July 17, 2015.
Jobseekers are reminded to go through the legal process after a report saying two Malaysian nationals have been convicted of human smuggling by the Brunei Intermediate Court for assisting the entry of a Filipino in Brunei.
There are now 53 certified child labor-free barangays in the country under the Cabinet Cluster convergence program, “H.E.L.P. M.E.”, which provides interventions and monitors the government’s anti-child labor efforts.
After the Kentex fire incident, three joint assessment teams assured the Department of Labor and Employment that 1,045 establishments covering 14,697 workers pose no risk to workers’ lives and that the said establishments have indicated their willingness to correct their deficiencies.