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PSA-Iloilo wage, labor surveys

ILOILO STARTS 2018 Occupational Wages Survey (OWS) AND Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment (ISLE) THIS SEPTEMBER 2018 Two years have passed since the last conduct of Occupational Wages Survey (OWS) and Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment (ISLE). In 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) will once again collect data from establishments for these […] The post PSA-Iloilo wage, labor surveys appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianSep 14th, 2018

Wage, employment surveys up in Aklan

THE Philippine Statistics Authority-Aklan is currently conducting the Occupational Wages Survey and Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment in 88 selected establishments. According to Engr. Antonet Catubuan, Provincial Statistics Officer, the OWS aims to generate statistics for wage administration and wage determination in collective bargaining negotiations. On the other hand, ISLE intends toproduce an integrated […] The post Wage, employment surveys up in Aklan appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Bicol minimum wage earners to get pay hike

Minimum wage earners in Bicol will get a salary increase starting Sept. 21, according to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Bicol workers to get P30 wage hike

LEGAZPI CITY - Workers based in the Bicol region will receive an increase in their salaries effectiveSeptember 21. Lawyer Alvin Villamor, Department of Labor and Employment Bicol director, said the wage hike which ranges from P20 to P30 would be given in two tranches. "The first P15 is set to be given onSeptember 21, 2018, for all establishments regardless of the number of workers and another increase of P5 and P15 onMay 1, 2019, for those employing 10 workers and above and those employing one to nine workers, respectively," he said. With this increase of the minimum wage, P290 will become P310 for establishments with 10 workers and above. For those employing one to nine workers...Keep on reading: Bicol workers to get P30 wage hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Dole issues holiday pay reminder

The Department of Labor and Employment has reminded all private sector employers to pay their workers double on Monday, National Heroes Day, a regular holiday. "Proper observance of the pay rules on regular holidays and special nonworking days will lead to more productive and competent employees," said Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III. Aug. 27, which falls on a Monday, was declared a regular holiday nationwide by virtue of Proclamation No. 269. An employee who reports for work on a regular holiday is entitled to receive 200 percent of his or her basic wage for the first eight hours. Those working beyond eight hours should receive an additional 30 percent of their hourly ra...Keep on reading: Dole issues holiday pay reminder.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

Minimum wage up P20-30 in Cordillera

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) has approved a P20 to P30 increase in the daily take-home pay of some 50,000 minimum wage earners in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Under the wage order issued by the Cordillera- Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB), daily wage earners in Baguio City and Benguet will… link: Minimum wage up P20-30 in Cordillera.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Minimum wage increased in 9 regions

Nine regional wage boards have approved increases in workers' basic pay ahead of President Rodrigo Duterte's State of the Nation Address, but labor groups found the amounts too paltry to cope with the rising prices of goods. Beginning Aug. 1, workers in Central Luzon will enjoy a P20 increase in minimum wage, or a range of P274 to P400, labor officials said on Tuesday. In Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon), the increase ranges from P9 to P45, bringing the new rate to P303 to P400. In Soccsksargen, it ranged P16 to P18, adjusting the rate to P290 to P311. P15M in ARMM The wage board in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) gave workers a P15 increas...Keep on reading: Minimum wage increased in 9 regions.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018

Workers in 9 regions to get pay hike

Minimum wage earners in nine regions will get a salary increase, the Department of Labor and Employment announced yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Workers in 9 regions to get pay hike

Minimum wage earners in nine regions will get a salary increase, the Department of Labor and Employment announced yesterday. Source link link: Workers in 9 regions to get pay hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

DoLE signals NCR preparations for 4th quarter wage decision

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) said the wage board for the National Capital Region (NCR) will meet later this month to consult stakeholders and determine whether there are “supervening conditions” that will allow it to conduct wage hearings as soon as legally possible......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Labor group to Duterte: Hike wages amid shrinking purchasing power

MANILA, Philippines – A labor group said on Saturday, July 14, that President Rodrigo Duterte should "determine and adjust" wage rates as rising inflation has diminished the purchasing power of workers. Citing research, Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) said that the average minimum wage in the non-agricultural ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

8,003 workers in WV regularized

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-6 regional office said 8,003 workers in Western Visayas have been regularized so far. The number is equivalent to 53 percent of the 15,000 workers that must be regularized in 2018. In Negros, 3,232 are now regular workers; 2,333 in Iloilo; 1,671 in Antique; 385 in Capiz; and 382 […] The post 8,003 workers in WV regularized appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Comply with wage order or face charges – DOLE

THE Department of Labor and Employees (DOLE-6) warned private companies to comply with the new wage order if they want to avoid criminal prosecution. DOLE-6 regional director Atty. Johnson Cañete said they have inspectors who monitor the compliance of around 3,000 firms with Wage Order No. 24, which imposes the new daily rates of P295 […] The post Comply with wage order or face charges – DOLE appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Wage hike could lead to layoffs – biz club

THE Iloilo Business Club (IBC) said the P13.50 to P41.50 increase in minimum daily wages in Western Visayas might result in the downsizing of companies and mass layoffs. In its manifestation sent to the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB-6) on July 9, 2018, the IBC averred its “strong opposition” to the implementation of […] The post Wage hike could lead to layoffs – biz club appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Labor group to file rejoinder on P320 wage-hike petition in NCR

A LABOR group on Monday said it will send a rejoinder “within the week” to a business group’s motion to dismiss the wage hike petition of P320 in the National Capital Reigon......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

KMU demands wage hike with P1 jeepney fare hike

    Labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) on Friday demanded that minimum wage be increased to P750 a day following the approval of a provisional P1 fare hike for jeepneys.   The fare hike, KMU said, showed that the government was passing to commuters the burden of paying “overpriced” and “overtaxed” fuel reportedly brought… link: KMU demands wage hike with P1 jeepney fare hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

DoLE chief: Eight wage boards have submitted recommendations

“EIGHT REGIONS” have already submitted their recommendations for an increase in their minimum wage rates, Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello told reporters on Monday......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

Employers reject TUCP’s P320 wage hike bid

Employers are not convinced that the rising prices of oil products, as well as basic consumer goods and services call for an across-the-board increase in the daily wage in Metro Manila.   The Employers' Confederation of the Philippines (Ecop) made this stand as it called on the regional wage board to dismiss a petition to increase by P320 the daily wage in the National Capital Region.   The Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP), one of the country's biggest labor groups, filed the wage petition with the NCR's Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) earlier this month in the face of the escalating cost of living.   If approved, th...Keep on reading: Employers reject TUCP’s P320 wage hike bid.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 30th, 2018

Palace has reservations on proposed subsidies for minimum wage earners

Malacañang Thursday expressed reservation on the Labor department's proposal to provide P200 monthly subsidy to the country's four million minimum wage earners, saying it might require the government to raise taxes......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Pinoy Ako Blogger in Iloilo to wage war vs misinformation

ILOILO CITY will wage war against misinformation through Fact Check Philippines Iloilo 2: A Media and Information Literacy Conference on June 23, 2018 at the Archdiocese of Iloilo City. Fact Check PH Iloilo aims to equip the young netizens of Iloilo City on citizen fact checking in the era of alternative facts and post-truth. The […] The post Pinoy Ako Blogger in Iloilo to wage war vs misinformation appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Workers blast Lopez for ‘inutile leadership’

A labor group slammed Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez over the country’s wage rates that it describes as so small and inadequate for workers to cope with the extraordinary inflation. The workers group the Associated Labor Unions (ALU) said workers need significant increase in the light of the extraordinary inflation which it attributed to what it […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018