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Zamboanga business sector open to wage hike but…

THE ZAMBOANGA Peninsula business sector is not completely opposed to an increase in the minimum wage rates, but it raises the question of how it would impact on the region’s competitiveness and productivity. The post Zamboanga business sector open to wage hike but… appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJun 13th, 2018

Wage boards OK pay hike for Visayas

THE Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) in Regions 6 (Western Visayas) and 7 (Eastern Visayas), respectively, have approved the P41.50 and P20 increases in the daily take home pay of minimum-wage earners in the private sector. This was disclosed on Tuesday by Alan Tanjusay, spokesman for the Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of… link: Wage boards OK pay hike for Visayas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Wage boards OK pay hike for Visayas

THE Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) in Regions 6 (Western Visayas) and 7 (Eastern Visayas), respectively, have approved the P41.50 and P20 increases in the daily take home pay of minimum-wage earners in the private sector. This was disclosed on Tuesday by Alan Tanjusay, spokesman for the Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of [...] The post Wage boards OK pay hike for Visayas appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Western Visayas wage board approves minimum wage hike

The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) in Western Visayas has approved a minimum wage hike for private sector workers.   Source link link: Western Visayas wage board approves minimum wage hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

STATUS QUO: Biz club nixes another round of wage hike

THE Iloilo Business Club appealed to the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) in Region 6 to maintain a “status quo” on the daily minimum wage rate in the region. IBC executive director Lea Lara said they are now preparing a position paper to be submitted to the RTWPB today, May 8, 2018, opposing […] The post STATUS QUO: Biz club nixes another round of wage hike appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Business groups take stand to open jobs to K-to-12 graduates

By Camille A. Aguinaldo WITH 600,000 senior high school graduates expected to enter the workforce this year, business groups on Friday assured K-to-12 graduates that they would open employment positions for them amid concerns over the latter’s job readiness earlier raised by several employers. “We in the private sector therefore reaffirm our strong support for […] The post Business groups take stand to open jobs to K-to-12 graduates appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

Central Visayas workers seek wage hike

SEVEN labor groups in Central Visayas have asked for an increase in the daily minimum wage for private sector workers in the region, the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) said in a press release on Sunday. DoLE quoted Cyril L. Ticao, Region 7 director who heads the regional tripartite wages and productivity board, as […] The post Central Visayas workers seek wage hike appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 8th, 2018

W. Visayas wage board sets pay hike petition talks

BACOLOD City – The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) in Region-6 will hold a consultation with the management sector on Feb 20, 2018 on the proposed PHP130 to PHP150 daily minimum wage increase in Western Visayas. Wennie Sancho, labor representative to the RTWPB-6, confirmed the schedule as of Wednesday, adding that a separate […] The post W. Visayas wage board sets pay hike petition talks appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

Zamboanga Peninsula wage board to hold consultations for daily pay hike

THE ZAMBOANGA Peninsula Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB-9) will conduct a series of consultations for the possible increase in minimum wage rates in light of the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law beginning this year. Department of Labor and Employment Regional Director Ofelia B. Domingo, also the chair […] The post Zamboanga Peninsula wage board to hold consultations for daily pay hike appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018

Business groups open to Swiss challenge focus

By Arjay L. Balinbin SOME business organizations in the country are open to the government’s focus on the Swiss challenge mode for private-sector involvement in major infrastructure projects, after President Rodrigo R. Duterte announced his preference for this framework in a speech in Davao City on Friday last week. “[A]ll projects of the Philippines would […] The post Business groups open to Swiss challenge focus appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 28th, 2018

Teachers want Diokno to apologize over ‘insensitive’ remark on wage hike

A coalition of teachers has demanded an apology from Budget Secretary BenjaminDiokno for his "insensitive" statement on national television that granting the increase on tutor's salaries was not the priority of the Duterte administration at this time.   Citing the 1987 Constitution, the Teachers' Dignity Coalition (TDC)said on Wednesday that educators must be given adequate salaries and benefits by assuring that the education sector gets the biggest chunk in the national budget. TDC noted that under Article XIV, Section 5 of the Constitution, "the state shall assign thehighest budgetary priority to education and ensure that teaching will attract and retainits rightful sha...Keep on reading: Teachers want Diokno to apologize over ‘insensitive’ remark on wage hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2018

Bangko Sentral backs telco, retail liberalization

Liberalizing the telecommunications industry should benefit the financial sector via the availability of improved services and technology, the chief of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said on Monday. “The BSP fully supports an initiative to open up the telecommunications business so that there will be more competition and better service delivery which will benefit [...] The post Bangko Sentral backs telco, retail liberalization appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 31st, 2017

'Wage hike won't offset impact of tax reforms' - Business Mirror

'Wage hike won't offset impact of tax reforms' - Business Mirror.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsSep 17th, 2017

ALU-TUCP: P21 wage hike for Metro Manila approved – Business Mirror

ALU-TUCP: P21 wage hike for Metro Manila approved – Business Mirror.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 15th, 2017

Metro Manila sets wage hike hearings

METRO MANILA’s wage board will hold next month public hearings on proposals to raise the daily minimum pay of private sector workers in the capital, setting the stage for the country’s 17 other regions to follow suit......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 7th, 2017

Front Page: Metro Manila sets wage hike hearings

METRO MANILA's wage board will hold next month public hearings on proposals to raise the daily minimum pay of private sector workers in the capital, setting the stage for the country's 17 other regions to follow suit......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 7th, 2017

CAR wage hike not enough

BAGUIO CITY — Anakpawis Cordillera maintains that the P15 to P25 daily wage increase for all minimum wage earners in the private sector that Regional Tripartite Wage Productivity Board (RTWPB) Cordillera recently issued is a far cry from what workers need......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsMay 28th, 2017

NCR starts new round of wage hike pleas

THE COUNTRY’s biggest labor group has formally asked for a P184 increase in daily minimum wage of private sector workers in the National Capital Region (NCR) -- much higher than the P157 it had intended last month -- setting off a fresh round of similar applications in the country’s 17 other regions......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Front Page: NCR starts new round of wage hike pleas

THE COUNTRY's biggest labor group has formally asked for a P184 increase in daily minimum wage of private sector workers in the National Capital Region (NCR) -- much higher than the P157 it had intended last month -- setting off a fresh round of similar applications in the country's 17 other regions......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

TUCP to seek P157 hike in daily minimum wage

THE COUNTRY’s biggest labor union has asked President Rodrigo R. Duterte for a P500 subsidy for each private sector minimum wage earner and is poised to file for a P157 raise in the daily floor pay......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 25th, 2017

Front Page: TUCP to seek P157 hike in daily minimum wage

THE COUNTRY's biggest labor union has asked President Rodrigo R. Duterte for a P500 subsidy for each private sector minimum wage earner and is poised to file for a P157 raise in the daily floor pay......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 25th, 2017