The minimum wage in the Philippines barely covers the needs of a family of five.
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Senatorial bets on wage hike, ‘endo’ and job creation
Of the select senatorial candidates, five progressives and labor leaders have expressed support for a national minimum wage.
‘Aquino buying off state workers with crumbs’
Rank-and-file employees will get only up to 22 percent increase, while the President gets 233 percent raise.
Teachers’ Group Protest Delays in Payment of Kindergarten Teachers’ Salaries
By INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO Bulatlat.com The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) held a picket in front of the national office of the Department of Education in Pasig City on the opening of its eight-week Kindergarten Summer Program (KSP) in all schools nationwide to protest against delays in the salary payments of kindergarten teachers. France…
Anakpawis, KMU: Wage Boards’ Wage Increase – Divisive, Gloria’s Deodorizer
Media Release February 19, 2010 Labor center Kilusang Mayo Uno and Anakpawis Partylist branded as “insulting to workers” the three regional wage boards’ claim that they are studying the possibility of raising wages in their respective regions. Wage boards in Zamboanga and Eastern Visayas are reportedly studying a P50 increase in the minimum wage, while…