WILLIAM DEPASUPIL, TMT

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ALERT operatives of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) arrested a wanted Chinese fugitive while about to leave the country for Hong Kong. BI port operations division chief Marc Red Mariñas identified the fugitive as Weng Wenmin, 51, who was intercepted at the immigration…

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MORE than 200,000 local and overseas jobs are up for grabs in different job and business fairs in 17 regions nationwide to be set up to mark Labor Day, according to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). As of Wednesday, there were 201,811 job vacancies but Labor Secretary Silvestre…

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THE Bureau of Customs (BoC) is running after the contractor of the Philippine Arena, the world’s largest indoor arena owned by the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC or Church of Christ), for failure to settle its tax obligations on  construction materials that it imported from abroad. The BoC’s Legal Service on…

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ORGANIZED labor will push for a P157 across-the-board wage increase in the daily take-home pay for workers in the private sector and another P500 monthly cash subsidy from the government to enable workers to cope with widening poverty as inflation continues to reduce purchasing power. The Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union…

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An alternative dispute settlement mechanism of the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) has proved its effectiveness in settling labor conflicts involving monetary and collective bargaining benefits amounting to more than P2 billion. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd on Monday said it was a record expeditious settlement of labor disputes…

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The country’s biggest workers group, the Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP), on Sunday said thousands of organized and unorganized workers from left, center and right ideological persuasions will hold nationwide rallies on May 1 to remind President Rodrigo Duterte to fulfill his promise to ban contractualization…

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CORPORATE giants Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and Philippine Airlines (PAL) and sister company PAL Express (Palex) on Thursday assured the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) of full compliance with existing labor laws and regulations in light of results of investigation that they were among the top violators…

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TWO of the country’s top corporations, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and the Philippine Airlines (PAL) and sister company PAL Express face stiff sanctions for violating the law against illegal work contracting and sub-contracting, according to the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE). Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd…

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PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is meeting with representatives of labor and employers groups to thresh out problems between workers and management, including the recent implementation of the Department of Labor and Employment’s (DoLE) new guidelines on work contracting and sub-contracting that organized labor is strongly opposing. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd…

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BUREAU of Immigration (BI) officers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and other major airports have dropped earlier plans to resign en masse or go on mass leave despite their low pay and non-payment of their overtime pay out of patriotic duty. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente on Tuesday disclosed…

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