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How to Get a Working Child Permit

Under Republic Act No. 9231, or the Special Protection of Children Against Child Abuse, Exploitation, and Discrimination Act, provides that children below the age of 15 are not allowed to be employed, permitted, or suffered to work, in any public...
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Guidelines for Work from Home Law, Out Now

The implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of the Telecommuting Act, otherwise known as the Work from Home Law, is now in place, allowing employees from the private sector to work in other places aside from their offices by using telecommunication...
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Wage Increase Awaits Boracay Employees

After having no income for more than six months because of the temporary closure of the island, workers in Boracay will now be receiving higher wages. Department of Labor and Employment Regional Director and Chairman of the Regional Tripartite Wages...
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Villanueva’s Bill Pushes for Flexible Working Hours for Filipinos

Filipino workers will gain more control over their work once Senator Joel S. Villanueva’s bill seeking to grant employees and employers the option to implement a flexible working arrangement scheme goes on full effect. The said bill will amend Article...
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Business Permits and Licenses You Need to Launch Your Business in the Philippines

You’ve secured your capital, you’ve established your suppliers, you already know how to market your business, and your business plan is almost perfect. Launching your business may seem like the next step but opening a business in the Philippines requires...