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14th Month Pay -min

10 Jul: 14th-Month Pay Bill Refiled for 18th Congress

Senators started filing their priority bills last July 1, 2019, before the formal opening of the 18th Congress at the House of Representatives on July 22. Senate President Vicente Sotto III was the first to file, with the 14th Month Pay bill being the highlight of the advanced filing of priority bills.

Thailand OFW Workers

11 Apr: DOLE: OFW teachers to benefit from deal with Thailand

Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III will soon sign a deal with Thailand’s Ministry of Labour (MOL) regarding the employment of English teachers for their country’s “English for All” program. The upcoming deal is a result of their bilateral talks last March 2019 at the office of the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC).