DOLE Reminds Employers About Holiday Pay Rules on Election Day (May 9)

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Private Employers Reminded by Labor Department Regarding Holiday Pay Rules on Election Day (May 9) The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has reminded the private employers regarding the holiday pay rules on Election Day (May 9). On Monday (May 9, 2022), the Labor Department has reminded the Filipino private employers regarding the holiday pay rule … Read more

Employers Rejecting “UnVacc” Applicants is Legal – President Duterte

President Duterte Allows Employers Can Refuse to Accept “UnVacc” Applicants President Rodrigo Duterte said that employers have the right to refuse to accept “unvacc” (unvaccinated) applicants, saying it is legal. During the debate over whether or not to provide incentives to people who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 despite enough vaccine availability, Duterte stated … Read more

Palace Reminds Employers Not to Defer Mandatory 13th-Month Pay

Palace Reminds Employers 13th-Month Pay is Mandatory, Must Be Given to Employees The Malacañang Palace has reminded the employers that the 13th-month pay is mandatory and must be given to the employees amid pandemic. Employers cannot refuse to pay their workers the 13th-month pay, according to Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, even if their businesses are … Read more

DOLE Reminds Employers of Holiday Pay Rules for June 12, 2021

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Holiday Pay Rules for June 12, 2021 Released by DOLE DOLE has released a labor advisory reminding the employers of holiday pay rules for June 12, 2021 (Independence Day). The Department of Labor and Employment has released the labor advisory no. 12 urging the employers to observe the proper payment of wages during the regular … Read more

6 Indonesian National Illegally Detained by Employer in Cavite Rescued

6 Indonesian Nationals Rescued by NBI After Being Illegally Detained in Cavite The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has rescued six (6) Indonesian nationals after being illegally detained by their employer in Cavite. Authorities rescued six Indonesians working at the call center who were allegedly detained for several months by their employer in a condominium … Read more

Groups of Employees & Employers Urge SSS to Defer Contribution Hike

Contribution Hike

Employees & Employers Wants SSS to Defer Contribution Hike Amid COVID-19 Pandemic Several groups of employees and employers are urging the Social Security System (SSS) to defer the contribution hike for the members. The labor group Nagkaisa chairperson Sonny Matula stressed out that the contribution hike is a significant amount for the members especially to the less-fortunate. … Read more

President Duterte Reminds Employers To Provide Humane Working Conditions To Employees

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Provide Humane Working Conditions To Employees, President Duterte Told Employers President Duterte reminded the employers to provide humane working conditions to the employees. On Friday (May 1, 2020), the country is currently celebrating Labor Day or locally known as Araw ng mga Manggagawa commemorating the hardships of our hardworking countrymen amid the health crisis. Millions … Read more

DOLE Holiday Pay Rules for February 25 (EDSA People Power Anniversary)

Holiday Pay Rules

Holiday Pay Rules for February 25 (EDSA People Power Anniversary) The Department of Labor and Employment reminds the employers of holiday pay rules for February 25 (EDSA People Power Anniversary). The Labor Department reminded companies and employers regarding the proper payment of wages during the special non-working holiday. The pay rule covers those workers who will … Read more

13th Month Pay Delay Must Be Avoided, Employers Were Advised

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Employers Were Advised Against Delay Of Releasing 13th Month Pay To Employees 13TH MONTH – Employers were advised not to be late on giving the 13th month pay to employees, according to ALU-TUCP, country’s largest labor group. According to the Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines, employers who are late in giving the … Read more