May is National Heritage Month

Since its inception, the Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office (PCDSPO) has been working to preserve the historical heritage of the Philippine presidency, and promote it online. Since it took over the www.gov.ph domain four years ago, PCDSPO has taken great strides to make the Official Gazette a repository of and platform for materials—both written and visual—that have defined the presidency throughout history.


Midwife licensure examination results

Republic of the Philippines PROFESSIONAL REGULATION COMMISSION Manila MIDWIFE LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASED IN THREE (3) WORKING DAYS The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,093 out of 2,365 passed the Midwife Licensure Examination given by the Board of Midwifery in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legazpi, Lucena, Tuguegarao and […]


Briefer: Wage boards, wage hikes, and job fairs

The Official Gazette marks this year’s Labor Day with a briefer that is divided into three parts. The first two sections trace the history and process of minimum wage setting in the Philippines, spanning half a century since 1965. The third and final section lists down the 68 job fairs that will be held simultaneously across the country on May 1, compiled and released by (DOLE).


Minimum wage changes throughout history

From the Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office Marcos administration (1965-1986) During this almost 20-year period the daily minimum wage increased a total of 12 times. Increases were dependent on certain factors, such as location and type of work. Total wage increase: non-agriculture workers in Metro Manila,                   P31.00 non-agriculture workers outside Metro Manila,          P30.00 […]