• 19August
    ILO ToT Practicum Monitoring Meeting (Luzon participants), ALU Luzon regional office, Diliman, Quezon City
  • 19August
    Church-Labor Conference Forum on DOLE Department Order 18-A, CICM Provincial House, New Manila, Quezon City
  • 22August
    IndustriALL Coordination Meeting, NAMAWU office, New Manila, Quezon City
  • 27August
    IPWC Core Group Meeting, ALU-Luzon Regional Office, Diliman, Quezon City

LATEST NEWS

24 August 2016
Corruption, unemployment biggest concerns of millennials-WEF study
Corruption, unemployment and lack of education emerged as the top concerns of millennials from around the globe in their respective economies, while the national government and the media were cited as the most distrusted institutions, a report by the World Economic Forum (WEF) showed. The WEFs Global Shapers Annual Survey 2016 revealed that 57 percent of young people between 18 and 35 years old worldwide pointed to corruption as the most serious issue affecting his or her country today.
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18 August 2016
Employees ask Dole: Whats contractualization?
The Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) will be conducting seminars for employers on contractual employment after several employers groups have requested the department to educate them on what contractual employment is, according to Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III. I ve already met with the management groups, like the Employers Confederation of the Philippines, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce, Filipino-Chinese Chamber. They were asking
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16 August 2016
DOLE tutok na sa endo
Sinimulan na ng Department of Labor and Employment DOLE ang pagpapatawag sa mga business establishments at mga employers groups sa Luzon, Visayas at Mindanao para malusaw na ang pinatutupad na kontraktuwalisasyon o endo. Ayon kay Labor and Employment Silvestre H. Bello III, tiniyak nito kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na gagawin lahat ng ahensya para makumbinse ang mga employers
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15 August 2016
Life getting harder for poor with shrinking value of peso
FOR YEARS, Rosalia Mansueto, a mother of five, had to wake up very early every day to scour her neighborhood in Intramuros, Manila, looking for old newspapers and bits of scraps she could sell in a junk shop to augment the meager salary of her husband, an auto mechanic. I usually earn P120 to P160 a day from scraps. This is a big help for us since my husband is only a minimum-wage earner. I really find it difficult to budget our expenses especially if you have very little amount to budget to begin with, the 25-year-old Mansueto said.
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15 August 2016
Exemptions for 30 items lifted soon
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13 August 2016
DOLE bent on whittling down ENDO in R9
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Aug. 11 (PIA) Bent on purging contractualization and Endo or 555 practices in the region, the Department of Labor and Employment 9 (DOLE) will meet with the Regional Tripartite Industrial Peace Council (RTIPC), and other TIPCs in the region on August 16, 2016 for a dialogue. The discussion is aimed to lay down all necessary measures to rid the region with unscrupulous employers who practice the illegal form of endo.
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