The Expanded Solo Parents Welfare Act (Republic Act No. 11861) which grants more benefits to single parents, has lapsed into law on June 4, 2022. The Expanded Act provides solo parents with additional work leave, scholarship and cash subsidy, and priority status in government low-cost housing projects.
#1. What is “13th month pay”? It is a mandatory benefit provided to employees pursuant to Presidential Decree No. 851 (PD No. 851) which requires employers to grant 13th month pay to all its rank and file employees. PD No. 851 further provides that the Christmas season is an opportune time for society to show […]
Labor Code of the PhilippinesChapter 2 Regulation of Recruitment and Placement Activities Articles 25 to 35 Article 25. Private sector participation in the recruitment and placement of workers. Pursuant to national development objectives and in order to harness and maximize the use of private sector resources and initiative in the development and implementation of a […]
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