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Over 48,000 workers to be regularized – DOLE

Sep 08, 2017 - 4:22 PM

A total of 67 927 contractual employees have been regularized since the labor department began the drive against contractualization in August last year

CONTRACTUALIZATION. Thousands of Kadamay members march in Quezon City on Labor Day, May 1, calling for an end to contractualization and an increase to the daily minimum wage. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

100,000 jobs for Filipinos to be available in Japan – DOLE

Sep 08, 2017 - 1:50 PM



Among the possible jobs to be opened in Japan are for nurses engineers and architects

Top 10 companies 'Filipinos want to work for' in 2017

Aug 30, 2017 - 3:40 PM

Jobstreet asks 3 658 Filipinos which company they want to work for Here are the top 10

TOP EMPLOYER. In the latest Jobstreet.com survey, Meralco ranks best in job security, in work-life balance, and in benefits. Rappler graphic by Emil Mercado

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.

Contractual frontliners vulnerable to effects of gov't rightsizing

Aug 04, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The DPWH DSWD and DOH have the most number of frontline workers who are under contractual employment arrangements

FRONTLINER. DSWD staff accepting requests for assistance at the agency's crisis intervention unit. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

Time to rethink our perspective on jobs and technology

Jul 29, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Is it only the export of jobs that has led to unemployment or are we entering a brave new world of technology steadily eroding once secure foundations of employment?

Trump hails $10B investment from Apple supplier Foxconn

Jul 27, 2017 - 11:24 AM

The businessman turned president made the announcement side by side with the Taiwanese tech giant s CEO Terry Gou as he tried to show his America First economic rhetoric is making a difference

US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Terry Gou (C), Chairman of Foxconn, an electronics supplier, during an announcement that the company will open a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin, during an event in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, July 26, 2017. Saul Loeb/AFP

Pro dan kontra gonta-ganti pekerjaan dalam waktu singkat

Jul 13, 2017 - 5:20 PM

Berpindah pindah dari satu perusahaan ke perusahaan lain adalah pilihan setiap orang Tapi apa keuntungan dan kerugian di balik pilihan tersebut?

MMDA employees urge Danny Lim to end 'labor woes'

Jul 03, 2017 - 7:58 PM

A casualty of the non retention of workers is the traffic in the metropolis the workers say There are only 2 368 enforcers doing the job of 7 000

5 YEARS. The MMDA KKK union has been skipping lunch at least once a month to hold a rally in front of the MMDA headquarters. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Microsoft to lay off 'thousands' in reorganization effort – report

Jul 03, 2017 - 12:49 PM

An announcement is said to be forthcoming this week Microsoft however did not comment on the reports

This picture taken on on May 25, 2016 shows Microsoft's Finnish headquarters in Espoo. File photo by Lehtikuva / Vesa Moilanen / AFP

Ending contractualization needs 2 urgent actions from Duterte

Jul 01, 2017 - 5:30 PM

Labor representatives urge the President to sign an executive order and then certify as urgent the bills pending with the Senate and the House

ENDO. Workers group under the Nagkaisa coalition march to Mendiola on Labor Day, May 1, to call for an end to contractualization. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Nearly 50,000 workers regularized during Duterte’s first year

Jun 27, 2017 - 6:07 PM

Data from the Bureau of Working Conditions show 48 116 of the regularizations were results of efforts done in 2016; the 1 277 were from the 2017 assessments

NO ENDO. Thousands of Kadamay members march in Quezon City on Labor Day, May 1, calling for an end to contractualization and an increase to the daily minimum wage. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

12 ways to save money on your first job

Jun 24, 2017 - 11:15 AM

Every peso counts now that you re earning your own money

PAYDAY. Do you still remember where your first salary went?

Google releases jobs search engine in U.S.

Jun 20, 2017 - 10:59 PM

Users in the US looking for a job need only to set a search string that qualifies as a job seeking query – such as jobs near me or writing jobs – and the search function will give you what s available from its listings

GOOGLING JOBS. Google is making it easier for Americans to find jobs. Image from Google.

LIST: Nationwide job fairs set on Independence Day

Jun 10, 2017 - 9:55 AM

The Department of Labor and Employment has organized job fairs in 21 venues across the country

INDEPENDENCE DAY. The Department of Labor and Employment will conduct nationwide job fairs on June 12, the 119th anniversary of the Philippine independence.  File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Want to be a Rappler intern?

May 24, 2017 - 11:49 AM

Rappler is on the lookout for talented and dedicated students who are willing to go beyond their comfort zones in a challenging internship environment

HOOQ confirms second ‘On The Job’ film

Apr 19, 2017 - 10:52 PM

The film is now scheduled for release this year with a 5 part mini series continuing the movie s events

Job, livelihood fair set for NHA beneficiaries

Apr 19, 2017 - 6:10 PM

The special fair will be conducted in Metro Manila Central Luzon and Southern Tagalog from May 9 to 11

KADAMAY. Members of urban poor group Kadamay in a resettlement site in Pandi, Bulacan. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Criminality top concern of middle, upper classes – survey

Apr 10, 2017 - 3:37 PM

The Duterte government is seen as falling short in job creation workers wages reducing poverty and controlling inflation Pulse Asia notes

Job hunting this summer? Local, national gov't offices have openings

Apr 09, 2017 - 11:30 AM

Young job hunters now are more fortunate than my generation: more LGUs offer summer placements and national agencies announce actively on social media

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS. The labor department is mounting job fairs across the country, and the social welfare offices have office work for more than 1.000 young people. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

News Briefs: March 29, 2017

Mar 29, 2017 - 9:47 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Wednesday March 29

Has 'overwork' taken on epidemic proportions in the country?

Mar 18, 2017 - 9:00 AM

What s the real score with overworked Filipinos? We re taking a closer look

Jobstreet 2017 report: Highest paying jobs for fresh grads

Mar 15, 2017 - 6:54 PM

Here are the top paying jobs for fresh graduates and which schools companies hire from the most

France's Fillon charged over 'fake jobs' scandal

Mar 14, 2017 - 11:20 PM

UPDATED Fillon had been expected to go before investigating magistrates on Wednesday over the scandal which has undermined his campaign for the presidency

FILLON. French presidential election candidate for the right-wing Les Republicains (LR) party Francois Fillon (C) gestures as supporters applaud him on stage during a rally at the place du Trocadero, in Paris, on March 5, 2017. Photo by Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/AFP

News Briefs: March 13, 2017

Mar 13, 2017 - 9:30 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Monday March 13

Rappler job openings

Mar 07, 2017 - 3:38 PM

Do you want to be a part of Rappler? Here is a list of our job openings

In speech to U.S. Congress, Trump promises 'renewal of the American spirit'

Mar 01, 2017 - 11:28 AM

UPDATED Transposing hardline campaign promises into a presidential key Trump offers the most restrained and detailed explanation yet of his America first world view

MAIDEN SPEECH. US Vice President Mike Pence (L) and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R) applaud as US President Donald J. Trump (C) arrives to deliver his first address to a joint session of Congress from the floor of the House of Representatives in Washington, DC, USA, 28 February 2017. Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool/AFP

Magistrates to probe France's Fillon over 'fake jobs'

Feb 25, 2017 - 1:38 PM

Conservative candidate Francois Fillon dismisses the claims as politically motivated

French member of Parliament and candidate for the right-wing primaries ahead of France's 2017 presidential elections, Francois Fillon smiles as he delivers a speech following the first results of the primary's second round on November 27, 2016, at his campaign headquarters in Paris. AFP PHOTO / Eric FEFERBERG

Trump attempts reset with American jobs pitch

Feb 18, 2017 - 7:44 AM

UPDATED US President Donald Trump visits North Charleston to renew his campaign vow to champion jobs and industry

RESET. This file photo taken on December 9, 2016 shows then US President-elect Donald Trump speaking during the USA Thank You Tour in Grand Rapids, Michigan. File photo by Don Emmert/AFP

The business world falls under Trump's thumb

Jan 19, 2017 - 10:40 AM

Trump has been quick to take credit for any job creation and new investments

Workers in the auto parts production line of the Bosch factory in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, on January 11, 2017. Pedro Pardo/AFP

WATCH: The very first 'On The Job: The Series' trailer is here!

Dec 09, 2016 - 1:49 AM

There s so much to see in the almost 4 minute long teaser for On The Job: The Series

'TULUNGAN MO AKO.' A journalist named Pam (Bela Padilla) finds herself in over her head and begs an unseen person for help to do the right thing in a new teaser for 'On The Job: The Series.' Screengrab from YouTube/HOOQ

Trump threats may not stop U.S. offshoring of jobs

Dec 04, 2016 - 11:31 AM

Some companies say Trump s broadside is not sufficient to compel a change in plans

An employee welds pipe at Pioneer Pipe on October 25, 2016 in Marietta, Ohio. Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Austrian election: It's the economy, Dummkopf!

Nov 27, 2016 - 1:12 PM

Austria is one Europe s richest countries yet the hills are alive not with optimism but with worries about the economy

'ICH HABE HUNGER' A man holds a sign saying 'I'm hungry' at the famous shopping street Maria Hilferstrasse in Vienna, Austria on November 24, 2016. Joe Klamar/AFP

Volkswagen to cut 30,000 jobs in huge post-dieselgate revamp

Nov 18, 2016 - 8:02 PM

It s a major step forward and undoubtedly one of the biggest in the history of the company says Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess

VOLKSWAGEN. A worker stands on a scaffold lift, under a giant VolksWagen logo at VolksWagen's original headquarters building, now under renovation in Wolfsburg, northern Germany, on September 30, 2015.File photo by John Macdougall/AFP

[IN PHOTOS] 'On The Job: The Series': Who's playing who?

Nov 08, 2016 - 10:06 PM

In On The Job: The Series we ll dive back into a shadowy world filled with uncertainty and deceit Meet the actors playing the politicians journalists policemen and more you ll soon be seeing on HOOQ

All photos by Martin San Diego/Rappler

'On The Job: The Series': Star-studded cast unveiled!

Nov 08, 2016 - 3:20 PM

Leo Martinez will return to the 6 part On The Job miniseries Christopher de Leon Bela Padilla Teroy Guzman and more are all set to star

All photos by Martin San Diego/Rappler

The United States: vital statistics

Nov 07, 2016 - 10:38 PM

Here are some key figures about the world s biggest economy heading to the polls on November 8

INFOGRAPHIC: What workplace perks do job seekers want?

Nov 04, 2016 - 3:05 PM

Purpose driven work and non traditional workspaces are now some of the most sought after features in a job

Twitter announces Q3 2016 revenue of $616-M, 9% staff cut

Oct 27, 2016 - 7:47 PM

UPDATED Twitter says the restructuring – affecting about 350 jobs – would focus primarily on reorganizing our sales partnerships and marketing efforts

TWITTER/ This November 7, 2013 file photo shows the logo of Twitter on the front of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York. File photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP

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Oct 25, 2016 - 9:31 PM

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DTI chief: 200,000 jobs expected from Japan deals

Oct 25, 2016 - 8:46 PM

The government is working on 12 business deals worth P1 5 billion to be signed during President Duterte s trip to Japan

BUSINESS DEALS. The trade secretary says 12 business deals are set to be signed during President Rodrigo Duterte's visit to Japan. Photo by Toto Lozano/PPD

Twitter may get 8% workforce cut this week – report

Oct 25, 2016 - 2:09 PM

The job cuts may arrive prior to Twitter announcing its third quarter earnings report

TWITTER. People wait for a press conference at tech company Twitter's office space in Santa Monica, California, on April 7, 2015. File Photo by Jonathan Alcorn / AFP

Why the workforce is prioritizing purpose-driven jobs

Oct 20, 2016 - 3:45 PM

Now that employees are seeking careers that are more meaningful and personal how are companies trying to keep up?

3 crucial qualities that will help you achieve career success

Oct 18, 2016 - 11:35 AM

Whatever your career path is these qualities can affect whether you’ll make it or break it

Barbers vs Pichay, Manila City Jail, Bhumibol of Thailand | 6PM wRap

Oct 13, 2016 - 9:44 PM

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NEDA, DOLE ditch proposed P125 wage hike

Oct 12, 2016 - 9:15 PM

Different regions have different conditions cost of living conditions so you cannot just enforce a uniform increase across all regions says Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia

TO GO WITH "LIFESTYLE-PHILIPPINES-FASHION-SHOES" by Mynardo Macaraig Labourers work at a shoe factory in Marikina City, Rizal province, east of Manila on July 13, 2010. They owned the world's largest shoes and had Imelda Marcos for a celebrity endorser, but today the Philippines' cobblers are in danger of being buried by an avalanche of cheap imports.Marikina shoes were once widely used both locally and abroad. Marikina-made snake-skin shoes become the toast of Fifth Avenue in the early-1980s, the city boasts on its website. AFP PHOTO/TED ALJIBE / AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBE

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Oct 04, 2016 - 8:17 PM

Watch the 6PM wRap with Zak Yuson

Apple still a star without Steve Jobs, but doubts linger

Oct 04, 2016 - 5:55 PM

With each successful generation of a product it becomes harder The question becomes What s the next big thing? and it s not clear what that is going to be

(FILES) TO GO WITH AFP STORY ON STEVE JOBS DEATH 5TH ANNIVERSARY This file photo taken on October 05, 2011 shows an ipad 2 displayed on October 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, showing the changed Apple website paying homage to the company's visionary leader Steve Jobs who died from cancer aged just 56. Jobs revolutionized modern culture and changed forever the world's relationship to technology through inventions such as the iPad and iPhone. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN / AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWN

DOLE: 10,532 workers regularized so far under Duterte admin

Oct 04, 2016 - 1:15 PM

We are on track in our objective to reduce illegitimate contractualization practices and endo by 50 by the end of 2016 and abolishing it by 2017 says Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III

British economy faces Brexit 'rollercoaster' – minister

Oct 03, 2016 - 3:55 PM

Philip Hammond: We must expect some turbulence as we go through this negotiating process

The skyline of the City of London is pictured on the horizon as people relax in Greenwich park in south-east London on June 26, 2016. Odd Anderson/AFP