jobs creation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on jobs creation


[ANALYSIS] Jobs, jobs, jobs: Where, where, where?

Jan 31, 2019 - 1:14 PM

Despite seeming successes, the Duterte administration has yet to deliver on the job creation front

Technology creating, not destroying, jobs – millennials

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:48 PM

A global survey released by the World Economic Forum shows millennials have an optimistic outlook on the impact of technology on job creation

NEXT TREND. Millennials in the Global Shapers Annual Survey 2017 say artificial technology is the next big technology trend.

Miriam Santiago vows more rural jobs to decongest Manila

Mar 29, 2016 - 5:45 PM

An online poll by the labor department reveals that 75 of Filipinos want to work within their hometowns

#AnimatED: Fast growth + slow job creation = inequality

Jan 25, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The 2015 UN HDR urges institutional reforms and more equitable access to services These should be part of our campaign discourse

Aquino hails Roxas' role in growing PH IT-BPM industry

Oct 07, 2015 - 12:14 AM

The care that he together with partners in the industry took in establishing and driving the growth of IT BPM in the Philippines resulted in an unparalleled boom the President says

President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the 7th Annual International Information Technology-Business Process Management (IT-BPM) Summit at the Ballroom A of the Marriott Grand Ballroom in Pasay City on Tuesday (October 06, 2015). With theme: “Harnessing Information, Powering Nations, Connecting the World.” The Summit is regarded as the premier platform for the stakeholders of the IT-BPM industry to explore trends, exchange insights and immerse in a rich networking experience. (Photo by Gil Nartea / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

SteelAsia to build largest PH plant in Bulacan

Mar 09, 2015 - 6:26 PM

The planned facility in Plaridel costs P6 billion and aims to create 3 000 jobs

US job creation surges amid global economic slowdown

Dec 06, 2014 - 11:21 AM

The US pumps 321 000 jobs in November exceeding forecast Unemployment however remains flat

UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN. The US unemployment rate drops to 7.2% in September. Photo by AFP

Indonesia's Widodo pledges jobs to win back votes

Jul 03, 2014 - 8:56 PM

The former Jakarta governor proposes to transfer land ownership to the heads of 4 5 million families and increase the salaries of civil servants military personnel and police over 5 years

IN DEEP THOUGHT. Indonesian presidential candidate from the Indonesia Democratic Party for Struggle, Joko Widodo, at the third debate among candidates in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 22, 2014.  Photo by Adi Weda/EPA

More Filipinos hired than fired, quit jobs in Q4

Mar 27, 2013 - 6:02 AM

Employment in large enterprises in Metro Manila continued to expand in the 4th quarter of 2012

JOBS GAINED AND LOST. Government data says hiring growth was up in the last quarter of 2012. AFP Photo.

ADB oks $12.7-M tourism grants for PH

Mar 07, 2013 - 6:25 PM

The Canadian government funds the financial aid meant to boost jobs for youth in the tourism sector

TOURISM GRANTS. The Asian Development Bank has approved two technical assistance grants to help improve the Philippine's tourism industry. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike. 3.0 © Eugene Alvin Villar, 2007

'Shore up investments by $3-B to get 621,000 more jobs'

Feb 07, 2013 - 5:47 PM

Secretary Balisacan says creating 14 6 million jobs in the next 3 years is not a wild dream

MORE JOBS. Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan says creating 14.6 million jobs is not a "wild dream". Photo by Cai Ordinario

PH needs to create 14-M jobs till 2016

Feb 04, 2013 - 1:07 PM

Creating jobs and licking poverty are overwhelming challenges for the Philippines says World Bank Country Director Motoo Konishi

BETTER JOBS. A sea of applicants submit their resumes in the hopes of getting hired. Photo by AFP

PH grows 6% in 2012, think tank predicts

Jan 24, 2013 - 12:22 PM

Growth will likely settle at 6 in 2012 but will likely hit 8 in 2013 predicts First Metro Investment Corp University of Asia and the Pacific FMIC UAP Capital Market Research Center