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10.4M Filipinos jobless, optimism dips in March – SWS poll

May 01, 2017 - 8:50 PM

Nearly 23% of survey respondents were jobless, slightly lower than December 2016's 25.1%

10.4M Filipinos jobless, optimism dips in March – SWS poll

NEDA Board approves dev't plan, vows 'inclusive growth' under Duterte

Feb 21, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Through the Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022, the Duterte administration aims to boost GDP growth to 7-8% and reduce the overall poverty rate to 14% in 6 years

NEDA Board approves dev't plan, vows 'inclusive growth' under Duterte

How did the PH economy perform in 2016?

Dec 26, 2016 - 11:12 AM

Too many game-changing events happened in 2016

How did the PH economy perform in 2016?

Unemployment in October lowest in 11 years

Dec 13, 2016 - 6:50 PM

The services sector still has the largest share in the employed population, making up 27.9%

Unemployment in October lowest in 11 years

Marcos burial, Robredo, Park | 6PM wRap

Nov 08, 2016 - 8:42 PM

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Marcos burial, Robredo, Park | 6PM wRap

Employment rate highest since July 2011 – NEDA

Sep 09, 2016 - 2:34 PM

The Labor Force Survey for July 2016 also shows unemployment at 5.4%, the lowest since 2005

Employment rate highest since July 2011 – NEDA

Youth unemployment swelling worldwide – ILO

Aug 25, 2016 - 5:30 PM

The International Labor Organization also warns that more than a third of young people who have a job are living in extreme or moderate poverty

Youth unemployment swelling worldwide – ILO

Dear Class of 2016: Reality bites

Aug 07, 2016 - 3:31 PM

A year after getting their diplomas, what advice can Class of 2015 give this year's batch of graduates?

Dear Class of 2016: Reality bites

Dear Class of 2016: New beginnings

Aug 06, 2016 - 11:30 AM

With a year of experience under their belts, what advice can Class of 2015 give this year's batch of graduates?

Dear Class of 2016: New beginnings

‘Filipinos are working hard but remain poor’ – World Bank

Jun 17, 2016 - 3:52 PM

(UPDATED) The jobs available are not meeting the aspirations of Filipino youth entering the labor market, says World Bank lead economist Jan Rutkowski

‘Filipinos are working hard but remain poor’ – World Bank

K to 12: Can it address the labor mismatch?

Jun 13, 2016 - 4:42 PM

Edukasyon.ph aims to guide students through the biggest educational shift in a generation and prepare them for the new economy

K to 12: Can it address the labor mismatch?

Joma Sison, Tel Aviv attack, Cleveland Cavaliers | 6PM wRap

Jun 09, 2016 - 8:09 PM

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Joma Sison, Tel Aviv attack, Cleveland Cavaliers | 6PM wRap

PH unemployment rate declines in April

Jun 09, 2016 - 12:20 PM

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the unemployment rate in April declines to 6.1% from 6.4% year-on-year

PH unemployment rate declines in April

Pangasinan holds first-ever night job fair

May 03, 2016 - 7:08 PM

Around 3,000 job vacancies from 5 overseas and 16 local companies are made available during the night job fair on May 1

Pangasinan holds first-ever night job fair

Intel to slash up to 12,000 jobs in restructuring

Apr 20, 2016 - 6:00 PM

The restructuring aims to 'accelerate evolution from a PC company to one that powers the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices'

Intel to slash up to 12,000 jobs in restructuring

Tough global environment drags ADB's PH growth forecast

Mar 30, 2016 - 12:05 PM

ADB says private consumption will still be the main driver of the Philippine economy in 2016, although the impact of El Niño might set it back

Tough global environment drags ADB's PH growth forecast

NEDA: More Filipinos employed in Jan 2016

Mar 12, 2016 - 12:12 PM

Labor groups say more jobs are being generated for the 2016 elections but they expect unemployment to rise again after the polls

NEDA: More Filipinos employed in Jan 2016

Mary Jane Veloso and the female victims of 'labor export'

Mar 09, 2016 - 11:13 PM

'Mary Jane's case is an example of the miserable conditions of women and female migrants,' says leader of a women's group

Mary Jane Veloso and the female victims of 'labor export'

Eurozone unemployment at lowest since August 2011

Mar 02, 2016 - 1:10 PM

Unemployment in the 19-nation eurozone drops to 10.3% in January 2016

Eurozone unemployment at lowest since August 2011

France pledges 1 billion euros in aid to Tunisia

Jan 22, 2016 - 11:20 PM

Protests have broken out this week in Tunisia over unemployment and poverty, leading to the announcement of a nighttime curfew earlier on Friday

France pledges 1 billion euros in aid to Tunisia

Global unemployment set to rise through 2017 – ILO

Jan 20, 2016 - 5:18 PM

The International Labour Organization is also alarmed over the increase in the number of unstable jobs

Global unemployment set to rise through 2017 – ILO

World at risk: WEF warns vs more chaos, fractured states

Jan 18, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Connections are fracturing at a time when changes in the global economy and climate require common direction, says the World Economic Forum

World at risk: WEF warns vs more chaos, fractured states

Gov't can absorb the largest sector of unemployed – Recto

Jan 16, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Of the 1.5 million total permanent job positions in the national government, only about 1.3 million will be occupied this year, leading to a vacancy of over 200,000 positions

Gov't can absorb the largest sector of unemployed – Recto

Eurozone unemployment falls to lowest in four years

Jan 07, 2016 - 8:48 PM

Unemployment fell to 10.5% in November from 10.6% in October, hitting the lowest level since October 2011

Eurozone unemployment falls to lowest in four years

Fewer unemployed Filipinos in 2015

Dec 31, 2015 - 9:28 PM

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, there were about 2.6 million jobless Filipinos in 2015, a bit lower than last year

Fewer unemployed Filipinos in 2015

Poe disqualified, PH unemployment, migrant crisis | 12PM wRap

Dec 11, 2015 - 2:41 PM

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Poe disqualified, PH unemployment, migrant crisis | 12PM wRap

PH unemployment rate drops to record low 5.7%

Dec 10, 2015 - 6:21 PM

The latest Labor Force Survey shows the number of unemployed Filipinos decreased from 2.482 million in 2014 to 2.345 million this year

PH unemployment rate drops to record low 5.7%

Adult joblessness rises to 23.2% – SWS

Sep 10, 2015 - 5:07 PM

Adult joblessness has been above 20% since November 2010, except for March 2015 when it fell to 19.1%, the Social Weather Stations says

Adult joblessness rises to 23.2% – SWS

Unemployment rate down to 6.5% in July

Sep 09, 2015 - 4:24 PM

For the rest of 2015, the country is on a par in terms of achieving the Philippine Development Plan target of 6.6%-6.8% for unemployment, says NEDA

Unemployment rate down to 6.5% in July

Aquino: 440,000 OFWs came home, unemployment lower

Jul 27, 2015 - 8:30 PM

While unemployment dropped to 6.8%, the lowest it's been in decades, the Philippines still ranks highest in unemployment in ASEAN

Aquino: 440,000 OFWs came home, unemployment lower

'Outraged' mayors take power in Madrid and Barcelona

Jun 13, 2015 - 9:11 PM

Former judge Manuela Carmena, a communist in her youth, is sworn in as mayor of Madrid, while activist Ada Colau is set to become Barcelona's first female mayor

'Outraged' mayors take power in Madrid and Barcelona

PH unemployment rate eases to 6.4% in April

Jun 09, 2015 - 5:05 PM

NEDA reports that 495,000 more Filipinos gained employment during the period, reducing the total number of unemployed Filipinos to 2.7 million

PH unemployment rate eases to 6.4% in April

US weekly jobless claims rise but remain at low level

May 28, 2015 - 10:12 PM

The claims data highlighted the generally improving trend in the US jobs market. `

US weekly jobless claims rise but remain at low level

20 years later: OFWs, activists remember Flor Contemplacion

Mar 18, 2015 - 1:03 PM

Militant groups back calls for the resignation of President Aquino, accusing him of 'continuing the tradition of forced migration and modern day slavery'

20 years later: OFWs, activists remember Flor Contemplacion

Employed Filipinos up by 1 million in January – NEDA

Mar 12, 2015 - 4:53 PM

(UPDATED) Except Region 8 which suffered from Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), all regions show a decline in unemployment, the National Economic and Development Authority reports

Employed Filipinos up by 1 million in January – NEDA

Italy jobless at new record high in headache for Renzi

Jan 07, 2015 - 9:11 PM

Youth unemployment also hit a record high, climbing to 43.9%, up 0.6 percentage points on a month earlier and 2.4 percentage points on a year

Italy jobless at new record high in headache for Renzi

The myth of joblessness

Dec 17, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Ultimately, the private sector, the main engine of the economy, is the source of more employment. Government can only provide the enabling environment.

The myth of joblessness

More formal sector jobs boost labor rights – DOLE

Dec 11, 2014 - 10:53 PM

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz also acknowledges the need to protect the self-employed and unpaid family workers who comprise the 39% of the country's employed

More formal sector jobs boost labor rights – DOLE

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.

US job creation surges amid global economic slowdown

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 6, 2014

Nov 06, 2014 - 11:44 AM

Indonesia's lowest growth rate in 5 years, a minister breaking into a boarding house, why the families of the murdered Indonesians in Hong Kong cannot claim insurance, and more

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 6, 2014

Hewlett-Packard split aims to sharpen focus

Oct 06, 2014 - 10:59 PM

(UPDATED) HP says its corporate reorganization would slash a total of 55,000 jobs, at least 5,000 more than its latest estimate

Hewlett-Packard split aims to sharpen focus

NEDA chief: Tourism, manufacturing to provide more jobs

Sep 30, 2014 - 8:06 PM

NEDA’s Arsenio Balisacan says job readiness in tourism and manufacturing is not a concern, and that they can employ more Filipinos to sustain the country’s growth

NEDA chief: Tourism, manufacturing to provide more jobs

Philippine jobless rate falls to 6.7% in July

Sep 10, 2014 - 1:24 PM

The government says more Filipinos found jobs in the services and industry sectors

Philippine jobless rate falls to 6.7% in July

Philippines gives Libya repatriates P10,000 each

Aug 07, 2014 - 6:15 PM

The Philippines also claims it is 'unfair to say' that repatriates from Libya can't find jobs in their own country

Philippines gives Libya repatriates P10,000 each

IN PHOTOS: Teenagers raising kids

Jun 21, 2014 - 10:30 PM

Teenage parents Jocelle and Rufino speak up on the challenges of having kids.

IN PHOTOS: Teenagers raising kids

Pope: 'Throwaway culture' threatens the future

Jun 21, 2014 - 9:13 AM

'I believe that we are in a world economic system that isn’t good,' Pope Francis says in a recent interview

Pope: 'Throwaway culture' threatens the future

Unemployment rate drops to 7% in April

Jun 10, 2014 - 3:40 PM

Employed Filipinos rise to 38.7M in April, as all sectors registered employment gains during the month

Unemployment rate drops to 7% in April

Dealing with hunger among elderly Pinoys

Jun 03, 2014 - 10:06 PM

The latest statistics from the Department of Social Welfare and Development show that as of 2011 there are over a million senior citizens in poor households nationwide

Dealing with hunger among elderly Pinoys

Competitiveness, jobs, growth answer to populists: Merkel

May 26, 2014 - 8:59 PM

Merkels says that because of hight unemployment rates in some European countries, there is insufficient trust. She wants this to get better in the next five years

The plight of Leyte's coconut farmers

May 24, 2014 - 12:45 PM

Millions of people in Yolanda-affected areas still need support for food security and livelihood restoration

The plight of Leyte's coconut farmers