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Workers slam ATM fee hike

Organized labor yesterday pressed for the suspension of the impending increase in fees for bank transactions done through automated teller machines (ATM), where many employers deposit the salaries of employees......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 13th, 2019

‘Biased’ SSL should not be basis for pay hike – gov’t workers

A salary increase, the group said, should adhere to social justice tenet of providing workers with living wages. The post ‘Biased’ SSL should not be basis for pay hike – gov’t workers appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJul 26th, 2019

Duterte: Teachers to get salary increase in new Salary Standardization Law

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte in his 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) called on Congress to pass a new Salary Standardization Law that will raise the pay of government workers, including public school teachers. (READ: Teachers renew calls for ‘urgent’ salary hike as classes open )  “To the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2019

No wage hike for Metro Manila, Calabarzon workers

Minimum wage earners in Metro Manila and Calabarzon will not yet receive a salary increase......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 26th, 2019

Region 12 wages board eyes possible workers’ pay hike

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/07 May) – The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) of Region 12 has launched another round of assessment on a possible wage adjustment for private workers in the region. Jessie dela Cruz, RTWPB-12 secretary, said Tuesday they are currently assessing the region’s socioeconomic situation to determine whether there’s a need […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMay 7th, 2019

Central Visayas workers seek P386 pay hike

Workers in Central Visayas are asking for an increase in their daily take home pay......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2019

Wage hike for ‘kasambahays’ in WV takes effect today

By: Carlson B. Alelis Starting today, May 8, 2019, the minimum wage of “kasambahays” or domestic workers in Western Visayas will be P4,000 a month. This after the new wage order, RBVI-DW-03, was published on April 23, according to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-6. In a press conference held recently, DOLE-6 regional director […] The post Wage hike for ‘kasambahays’ in WV takes effect today appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 7th, 2019

TUCP seeks P386 across-the-board Region 7 wage hike

A WEEK after filing its plea for a P710 across-the-board increase for Metro Manila’s private sector workers, the country’s biggest labor group filed a petition for a P386 increase for private sector employees in Central Visayas......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 7th, 2019

Workers’ group may set aside wage hike for end to contractualization

A workers’ group is willing to set aside its wage increase demand if employers would regularize workers and comply with the occupational safety and health standards. “We are willing to…READ The post Workers’ group may set aside wage hike for end to contractualization appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 1st, 2019

Thousands of workers gather in Mendiola to reiterate demands for wage hike, end to contractualization

Thousands of workers staged protests in Metro Manila on Wednesday, Labor Day, to reiterate their demands for a wage increase and an end to contractualization. Police said about 1,200 people…READ The post Thousands of workers gather in Mendiola to reiterate demands for wage hike, end to contractualization appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 1st, 2019

Militant groups demand pay hike, crackdown on illegal Chinese workers on Labor Day

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Militant groups in Negros Occidental joined the nationwide Labor Day protest, demanding a pay hike and a government crackdown on illegal Chinese workers in the country. More than 1,000 protesters marched from the Capitol Park and Lagoon to Araneta Street wherein they converged in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 1st, 2019

Cordillera domestic workers to get wage hike

Domestic workers in the Cordilleras will get a salary increase effective today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 1st, 2019

Why do workers push for P750 national minimum wage?

Workers have expressed eagerness to push for the legislation of national minimum wage in time with the celebration of Labor Day on May 1. Amid the rising prices of basic commodities and services, how significant is it for the workers to gain a significant wage hike?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsApr 30th, 2019

Salary hike unlikely on May 1 – DOLE

Workers in Metro Manila and other regions nationwide are unlikely to get a salary hike on Labor Day after the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) yesterday ruled out the possibility that the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) will heed the demand for an immediate wage increase......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 29th, 2019

TUCP set to file wage hike pleas outside NCR

THE Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) on Monday filed a fresh petition for an across-the-board wage increase for Metro Manila’s private sector workers amounting to P710, and said it was preparing a similar application for Central Visayas......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 29th, 2019

Metro Manila workers seek P710 pay hike

Workers in Metro Manila are seeking a P710 wage increase in their daily take home pay, a labor group said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 28th, 2019

Minimum wage hike detrimental to less privileged workers – PIDS

MANILA, Philippines - Increasing the legal minimum wages (LMWs) is seen as more detrimental to the welfare of workers particularly the young and inexperience.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 19th, 2017

Shoulder SSS pension hike, gov’t urged

MANILA, Philippines - Instead of passing on the financial burden to workers, the government should subsidize the impending increase in the monthly pension of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 17th, 2017

State workers to get second tranche of pay hike

MANILA, Philippines — Members of the Armed Forces, cops and all other civil servants will enjoy a salary increase effective January 1, the Department of Budg.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 11th, 2017

DBM issues guidelines for state workers' pay hike

DBM issues guidelines for state workers' pay hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 10th, 2017

It’s the old SSS pension issue all over again

When President Benigno Aquino III in January, 2016, vetoed the P2,000 pension hike of Social Security System (SSS) retirees because of its “dire financial consequences,” then presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte joined in castigating his action which, it seemed, showed how callous the administration was, that it would refuse what Congress had already approved – an increase in the pensions of old retired workers some of whom were getting as little as P2,500 a month......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 4th, 2017