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Rappler's latest stories on job security


OFWs can lose jobs after NAIA runway accident

Aug 20, 2018 - 6:44 PM

(UPDATED) An apology from Xiamen Air and government officials is not enough, the OFWs have to be compensated, says Migrante, an advocacy group for the welfare of overseas Filipino workers

TIMELINE: Duterte’s promise to abolish endo

May 01, 2018 - 9:10 AM

(4th UPDATE) Despite certifying it as urgent, President Rodrigo Duterte vetoes the security of tenure bill after businesses voice their opposition against it at the last-minute. Workers say Duterte turned his back on them after he promised to end contracualization.

PROMISE. Although ending contractualization is among the key campaign promises of President Rodrigo Duterte, delays in the past 2 years have left labor groups frustrated. Photo by Rappler

Employees laid off from CNN Philippines

Jan 12, 2018 - 12:38 PM

Dozens of employees of the news network were told that they were employed only until February 10

LAYOFF. Employees are given a 'notice of rightsizing' on January 11 telling them their employment with the company will remain effective until February 10.

'Prayer campaign' to raise awareness on contractual labor

Jun 03, 2015 - 10:38 PM

The prayer campaign follows recently aired grievances by members of the Talents Association of GMA about being deprived of their income for one full pay cycle

GMA employees together with family members and supporters attends mass and light candles at the Sacred Hearth Parish in Kamuning, Quezon City on June 3, 2015. Photo by Gilliano Jazul/Rappler

Filipinos 'thriftier' in 2014 amid consumer woes

Jan 01, 2015 - 1:43 PM

Filipinos are becoming more frugal to meet their long term goals

IN PHOTOS: Saleslady

May 01, 2014 - 1:42 PM

On Labor Day we pay tribute to the ladies who smile at us and serve us all day as we buy goods to our liking

On the job: The Filipino precariat

Apr 30, 2014 - 10:46 AM

There is enough proof that economic development that relies on precarious work is not the ideal or practical way to build or sustain the wealth of nations

Work It: A Forum on Gender and Job (In)Security

Mar 30, 2014 - 12:10 PM

Join us on Saturday March 29 at 2 pm to 3:30 pm for a forum on women and job insecurities

Are working women really empowered?

Mar 30, 2014 - 9:50 AM

Rappler s forum on gender and job security shows that women from different sectors continue to experience discrimination and abuse in the workplace

WOMEN WHO WORK IT. 5 panelists comprised of NGO and government officials lead the forum on gender bias in the workplace.

Looking for 'young, female, pleasing' applicants? Not right

Mar 29, 2014 - 8:41 PM

While women dominate men in terms of numbers in various industries it doesn t mean they are not confined by sexism and ageism in the workplace

PNoy gets 'bokya' mark from labor groups

May 01, 2013 - 4:12 PM

The Nagkaisa coalition says Filipino workers need job security

Filipinos willing to spend but fear job cuts

Feb 05, 2013 - 5:22 PM

Consumer confidence remains strong in the country but many Filipinos fear for their jobs

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE. Filipinos are willing to part with their cash even if at the back of their minds, they are worried about their jobs. Photo by AFP