holiday pay rules

DOLE Releases Pay Rules for Holy Week Holidays

Workers who will be reporting for work on Maundy Thursday (April 18), Good Friday (April 19), and Black Saturday (April 20) are entitled to receive premium payments on top of their regular salaries for these days. In a statement, the...
work from home law

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...