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SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau


Bill on preferential employment of local workers approved
25-February-2020, 04:19:09 PM

The House Committee on Labor and Employment chaired by Rep. Enrico Pineda (Party-list, 1-PACMAN) on Monday approved House Bill No. 5338, requiring industries engaged in the exploitation of natural resources to give preferential employment to local residents, amending for the purpose the Labor Code of the Philippines.... Read More

Speaker Cayetano seeks sober discussion of ABS-CBN franchise renewal
25-February-2020, 10:02:23 AM

House Speaker Alan Peter "CompaƱero" Cayetano on Monday maintained that the House of Representatives will weigh the merits of the renewal of the franchise of media giant ABS-CBN in "a sober discussion through a committee hearing."... Read More