Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Mon, 29 Jul 2019 14:32:28 +0000
To combat corruption within the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian proposed on Monday that the agency’s operations be “simplified” and “privatized.”Read more
Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 10:43:55 +0000
The Senate labor committee is open and “ready to hear” the measure seeking to require the private sector to pay their employees 14th month pay, Senator Joel Villanueva said Monday.
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Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:24:27 +0000
Senator Joel Villanueva has underscored the need to strengthen the K-12 curriculum to address the issue of jobs-skills mismatch and underemployment in the country.
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Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 25 May 2019 10:15:57 +0000
MANILA, Philippines — Three senators want to get elected as chair of the Senate Committee on Education in the 18th Congress, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said on Saturday. In an interview over AM radio station DWIZ, Sotto the three contenders as Senators Joel Villanueva and Sherwin Gatchalian and Senator-elect Pia Cayetano. Sotto said Cayetano […]
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Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 10:56:31 +0000
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said on Wednesday that he had already secured the commitment of three senators to pass the security of tenure (SOT) bill by the end of the 17th Congress.
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Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 07:29:26 +0000
MANILA, Philippines – As the nation observed Labor Day on Wednesday, Senator Joel Villanueva said he is optimistic that the Senate will push for the passage of the bill that will put an end to contractualization in the country once Congress resumes session after the May 13 elections.
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Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:30:38 +0000
Open to all Filipino chessers aged 20 years old and below, the three-day tournament will use the nine-round Swiss System format and will have a pot worth R35,000 plus the FIDE rating points to all participants.Read more
Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:46:31 +0000
Sen. Joel Villanueva on Tuesday expressed disappointment over President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to veto the special provision in the 2019 national budget that seeks to return to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) the sole authority to issue work permits to foreign workers.
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Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 09:51:01 +0000
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) must examine the issue of Chinese laborers working at construction sites in the Philippines, Senator Joel Villanueva said on Friday.
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