Posts Tagged ECOP

Employers urge IATF to place NCR under alert level 2

Maris Federez   •   November 2, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Several business owners are calling on the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) to place the National Capital Region under alert level...

Business recovery very likely as restrictions ease — employers group

Maris Federez   •   October 22, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) is confident that businesses will be able to recover soon as alert level restrictions begin to ease in selected areas...

Labor group reports cuts in employee compensation amid COVID-19 crisis

Marje Pelayo   •   June 8, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Associated Labor Union – Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) expressed dismay over reports that several employers are cutting employees’ benefits in this time of...

Panelo confirms ‘veto’ of security of tenure bill

Aileen Cerrudo   •   July 26, 2019

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo confirmed on Friday (July 26) that President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed the Security of Tenure Bill. Panelo, on Thursday (July 25), had also confirmed the veto...

DOLE studying feasibility of 14th month pay bill

Robie de Guzman   •   July 4, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Wednesday said it is studying the feasibility of the proposal seeking to grant 14th month pay to workers in...

Employers group says 14th month pay bill to burden small businesses

Robie de Guzman   •   July 3, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) on Wednesday warned against the possible effects of the bill requiring the private sector to grant its workers 14th-month pay....

ECOP: manufacturing exodus likely if EO outlaws ‘endo’

admin   •   April 19, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — Employer Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) has expressed concerns about possible consequences once Malacañang releases the executive order on contractualization. According to ECOP chairman Donald Dee, manufacturers may...

House passes Security of Tenure Bill

admin   •   January 31, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — Contractualization will be prohibited if the Security of Tenure Bill will be passed into law. The bill has already passed the third and final reading and is...

Demand for wage hike justifiable

UNTV News   •   May 25, 2017

MANILA – DOLE says if the study of Asia Business Philippine Industries in 2014 will be used as basis, employers’ net profit reaches P1.63 trillion yearly. Now that the economy...

Hiling na umento sa sahod ng mga obrero sa NCR, hindi maibibigay sa Labor Day — DOLE

admin   •   April 27, 2016

MAKATI CITY, Philippines — Walang dagdag na sweldo ang mga minimum wage earner sa National Capital Region sa Labor Day sa May 1. Ayon sa Department of Labor and Employment...


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