[Press Release] DIGITEL Employees – to protest anew at different business offices Geared for hunger strike! -DEU

DIGITEL Employees – to protest anew at different business offices Geared for hunger strike! DIGITEL Employees are back at different DIGITEL Offices and exchanges on the first day or April to protest against the non-issuance of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Central Office of a writ of execution of the Supreme Court decision on their…

[In the news] Labor office in Eastern Visayas warns employers to observe standards | Sun.Star

Labor office in Eastern Visayas warns employers to observe standards | Sun.Star. February 22, 2012 THE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) in Eastern Visayas warned business establishment owners to observe labor standards, particularly on granting the prevailing wages for the workers. Speaking in a press conference, Labor Regional Director Exequiel Sarcauga said the non-giving…

[In the news] DOLE optimistic on passage of labor laws in 2012 – www.gmanetwork.com

DOLE optimistic on passage of labor laws in 2012  http://www.gmanetwork.com January 13, 2012  Notwithstanding the attention on the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona when Congress resumes session Jan. 16, the Department of Labor and Employment voiced hopes lawmakers can pass several key labor laws and international instruments. DOLE Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz particularly pushed…

[Press Release] CTUHR to DOLE: Keppel should be penalized

The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights told the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) that Keppel Shipyard should be penalized following DOLE’s report confirming the Singaporean company’s non-compliance with safety standards. “We are enraged that DOLE has no mention of any penalty for Keppel despite their report confirming the company’s non-compliance and gross…

[Press Release] PAL union, labor party press for inclusion of Baldoz in GMA plunder case – PALEA

The Philippine Airlines Employees Association (PALEA) and Partido ng Manggagawa (PM) find it utterly necessary to include Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz and other officials in the plunder case filed by former Solicitor General Frank Chavez against former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. “The use of OWWA money to buy votes in 2004 had long been discussed in…