• 20June
    Leadership training and Team Building Seminar- UBC/Sumifru Salaysay Workers Union-ALU-TUCP at ALU Conference Room, 3rd floor ALU-PSU Bldg. Davao City. 20 June 2019
  • 20June
    Shop Stewards Seminar Mitsumi Phils. Workers Union, Mariveles, Bataan June 20-21, 2019
  • 23June
    Trade Union Fundamentals and Leadership Seminar, Officers of NIASSI Employees Labor Union, Carmen, Agusan del Norte. June 23-24, 2019
  • 26June
    Leadership training and Team Building Seminar- UBC/Sumifru Salaysay Workers Union-ALU-TUCP at ALU Conference Room, 3rd floor Alu-psu bldg. Davao City.(from June 20 move to June 26)
  • 27June
    Leadership Training and Team Building to the Union Officers of Casino Espanol de Cebu-EU-ALU in Sirao, Cebu City. 27 June 2019
  • 03July
    General Chemicals BTU-LST-LMC Orientation. 03 July 2019
  • 05July
    Leadership training and Team building seminar to all officers of Mindanao Independent Labor Union of Lapanday -ALU-TUCP, held at North Cotabato, Arakan. 5 July 2019
  • 09July
    Pearl farm Workers Union-ALU-TUCP. Seminar on 101 Basic trade unionism and CBA Negotiation Process, held at Pearl farm beach resort, Island garden City of Samal. 9 July 2019
  • 10July
    Seminar on CBA Negotiation to the Union Officers of APO Cement Corporation-EU-APSOTEU to be held at the ALU-CVR Conference Room. July 10-11, 2019
  • 11July
    Solid Cement APSOTEU Labor Education Seminar. July 11-13, 2019
  • 19July
    Leadership training seminar to all Shopstewards of Kilusang Manggagawa ng Tboli Workers Union, held at Tboli South Cotabato. 19 July 2019
  • 20July
    Mitsumi Phils. Shop Stewards Seminar and Team building. July 20-21, 2019
  • 20July
    Philex Rank and File BTU-LST-LMC Seminar. July 20-21, 2019
  • 23July
    Solid Cement APSOTEU Labor Education Seminar Batch 2, July 23-25, 2019


24 June 2019
Online hiring rises 11percent in Q1 led by HR- Monster
JOB RECRUITMENT site Monster.com said online hiring activity in the Philippines increased 11 percent year on year, with each of the first three months posting successive month on month gains. According to the Monster Employment Index for the first quarter, the Philippines saw an 11 percent increase in online recruitment… with 3 percent, 6 percent and 2 percent month on month growth for January, February and March respectively. Monster said the recent passage of Republic Act 11165 or the Telecommuting Act, which lays down the rules for flexible work hours, helped boost online hiring.
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14 June 2019
Bilang ng Pilipinong walang trabaho, tumaas
Mahigit walong daang libong college graduates ang walang trabaho ayon sa Department of Labor and Employment. Halos isang milyon din ang walang trabaho kahit nakatuntong o nakapagtapos ng high school. Sa kabila ng 5.6percent GDP growth sa first quarter ng 2019, ayon sa dating Dean ng School of Labor and Industrial Relations ng University of the Philippines na si Rene Ofreneo, hindi ito nangangahulugan na umuunlad din ang sektor ng paggawa. Daing naman ng mga may trabaho, kulang pa rin ang kanilang sahod. Sa katunayan, itinutulak ng Trade Union Congress of the Philippines ang pagtataas ng minimum wage sa P1,245 kada araw mula sa P537. Pero ayon kay Department of Labor Director Dominique Tutay
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7 June 2019
Japan labor minister: Wearing high heels necessary in workplaces
Japans labor minister indicated Wednesday he will not support a drive to ban dress codes that force women to wear high heels at work. Its generally accepted by society that (wearing high heels) is necessary and reasonable in workplaces, Health, Labor and Welfare Minister Takumi Nemoto said during a Diet committee session. His comments came after a group working against gender-based workplace discrimination submitted a petition with 18,800 signatures to the labor ministry on Monday calling for the government to ban companies from requiring women to wear high heels in the workplace, citing health and other issues.
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3 June 2019
Trade Union Leaders from Henan Federation of Trade Unions China
The Henan Federation of Trade Unions came all the way from China to visit and to establish a friendly cooperation with the Associated Labor Unions. The trade union leaders from Henan Federation and ALU shared their union's advocacies, strategies, and projects. They also tackled the issues on the state of Filipino workers in China as well as Chinese workers here in the Philippines and committed to working together to improve the welfare of these workers.
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23 May 2019
Senate OKs Security of Tenure Bill to end endo
Voting 15-0, the Senate approved on third and final reading Wednesday the bill seeking to eliminate the practice of endo or end of contract by employers and guarantee security of tenure of workers. Since the bill was considered as a priority and certified as urgent by President Rodrigo Duterte, the chamber immediately approved the bill after passing it on second reading. Under Senate Bill 1826, ambiguities in the Labor Code, which is the source of circumvention of some employers, would be removed. It would also:
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21 May 2019
Senate OKs flexitime bill
Voting 17-0, the Senate approved on third and final reading Monday a bill seeking to provide employees with alternative working arrangements, including a four-day work week and flexitime. Senate Bill No. 1571 amends Article 83 of the Labor Code by making an exception to the normal eight hours of work a day when the exigency of business operations requires the adoption of a mutually agreed voluntary work arrangement between the employer and the employee. Under the proposal, alternative working hours shall not exceed 48 hours a week and there is no reduction of existing benefits such as overtime pay and night shift differential.
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108th International Labor Conference 2019



ALU @ 65



Congratulations Juan Wing Association of the Philippines-ALU for winning the Certification Election




#166, TUCP Party-list 



Senators Poe, Drilon and Zubiri in full support of VBC franchise renewal application, 25 January 2019.



The Union Officers and Members of our newly organized Cebu Integrated Arrastre Baseport Workers' Union-ALU have unanimously agreed to support the TUCP Partylist, 25 January 2019


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