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Media briefing on Labor Day for informal sector

Media briefing on Labor Day for informal sector

DOLE Undersecretary Joel B. Maglunsod, along with Assistant Secretary Ma. Gloria Tango (left), Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns Director Ma. Karina Trayvilla, and Ms Susanita Tesiorna, President of Alliance of Workers in the

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Mayweather smitten by Philippine hospitality

Mayweather smitten by Philippine hospitality

Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. who was on a recent five-day visit to the country has vowed to return to embrace the Filipino people and reciprocate their love. The 41-year-old Mayweather and his entourage

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Army team shines in Australian shooting contest

Army team shines in Australian shooting contest

The “Manunudla” shooting team of the Philippine Army was awarded 2nd overall as it bagged several medals at the annual Australian Army Skills at Arms Meeting (AASAM) 2018 hosted by the Australian Army in

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348-meter world-class bridge underway to boost tourism in Siargao

348-meter world-class bridge underway to boost tourism in Siargao

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is constructing a P337 million bridge project that is not only seen to provide ease in traveling around the country’s surfing capital Siargao but will also

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Rare all-Filipino world title fight in the making

Rare all-Filipino world title fight in the making

Donnie Nietes (41-1-4 with 23 KOs) and fellow Negros Occidental native Aston Palicte (24-2 with 20 KOs) will figure in a fight for the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior-bantamweight crown. The fight was

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Philippines, Kuwait explore solutions to diplomatic row

Philippines, Kuwait explore solutions to diplomatic row

The Philippines and Kuwait governments expressed willingness to promote and develop friendly relations and to overcome the crisis for the common interest of both countries. Presidential adviser on OFW and Muslim Concerns Abdullah Mamao

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Duterte to return Boracay to residents after cleanup

Duterte to return Boracay to residents after cleanup

President Rodrigo Duterte in a Labor Day speech in Cebu City reiterated the need to clean up Boracay while assuring residents that the resort island would be returned to them after its six-month cleanup.

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Duterte to help endo employees while finalizing EO

Duterte to help endo employees while finalizing EO

President Duterte has sought time to review the draft executive order (EO) that seeks to stop “endo” or end of contract practice by some companies. The President has promised to do his best to

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Malacañang says EO not enough to ban contractualization

Malacañang says EO not enough to ban contractualization

Malacañang admitted that an Executive Order (EO) is not enough to enforce a total ban on contractualization. According to Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra, lawmakers should amend the Labor Code to abolish contractualization.

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SSS to PH-based retiree pensioners: No need for annual confirmation

SSS to PH-based retiree pensioners: No need for annual confirmation

To save time and money, state-run Social Security System (SSS) reminded retiree pensioners in the Philippines who are 84 years old that they are no longer required to do the Annual Confirmation of Pensioners

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