Wage hike, 'endo' tackled in Labor Day dialogue - The Manila Times

The Labor department's order on contractualization and the persistent clamor for a national wage hike will be discussed in a dialogue between President Rodrigo Duterte and leaders and members of labor groups in Davao City on Monday to mark Labor Day.

Workers seek pay hike on Labor Day - Inquirer.net

Members of Kalipunan ng Damayang Maralita (Kadamay) camp out at the closed traffic of Agham Road in Quezon City, April 30, 2017, in preparation for Labor Day rally. INQUIRER PHOTO / NINO JESUS ORBETA. Thousands of workers and other protesters, ...

Nation's workers pin high hopes on Duterte Labor Day speech today - Manila Bulletin

Thousands of workers are now awaiting President Duterte's first-ever Labor Day message this afternoon in Davao City which, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) had earlier said, will have a “surprise gift” for workers. Labor groups have ...

P5 COLA takes effect in Davao Region today; Duterte expected to meet with workers group in hometown Davao City - BusinessWorld Online Edition

STARTING MAY 1, observed as Labor Day, minimum wage workers in the Davao Region will have their P5 daily cost of living allowance (COLA) integrated in their pay, based on the order issued by the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board ...

Here's to all the workers - Business Mirror

While it is true that the celebration of Labor Day every 1st of May has always been associated with demonstrations and calls for higher wages and better working conditions, it is also proper to spend this day paying tribute to our hardworking kababayan ...

Lobbying for change - Inquirer.net

While workers around the world grapple with the looming possibility of robots and artificial intelligence taking over jobs that were labor intensive and considered menial by white collar employees, here in the Philippines the (mostly) militant labor ...

President meets with workers today - Manila Bulletin

Today, May 1, is Labor Day. President Duterte will meet in Davao City with labor delegations which will present petitions and proposals for the nation's working class. Expectations are high as this is the first Labor Day in the administration of ...

Duterte to meet Davao labor group leaders - Sun.Star

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is expected to meet the leaders of labor coalitions on Monday, May 1, in line with the Laboy Day Activities. During a press conference held at Associated Labor Union building on Sunday, April 30, Spokesperson of the Associated ...

Pens, 'selfie sticks' banned at People's Park as Duterte meets labor groups - Manila Bulletin

For a labor event, one that will guest President Duterte will not feature placards as these were prohibited by police in a statement Sunday (April 30). The Davao City Police Office announced everyday items such as pens and other sharp objects, as well ...