Employers nix additional holidays

Published by rudy Date posted on July 14, 2017

By Richmond Mercurio (The Philippine Star), Jul 14, 2017 MANILA, Philippines – Employers are opposing plans to further reduce the number of working days through additional holidays, saying this will lead to lower labor productivity and higher cost of doing business in the country.

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Labor chief bucks more holidays

Published by rudy Date posted on February 24, 2012

INCREASING the number of holidays in the Philippines would make the country less competitive than its Southeast Asian neighbors and may turn away much-needed foreign investment, a labor official said Thursday.

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Holidays and national development

Published by rudy Date posted on January 26, 2011

A new cycle of holidays will start in this new year, 2011. Our country has more holidays than most countries and some of them happen at the spur of presidential decision.

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Joker twits Noy for defying Gloria’s holiday economics law

Published by rudy Date posted on November 11, 2010

Sen. Joker Arroyo yesterday twitted President Aquino for defying the previous administration’s “holiday economics” style. If the executive department doesn’t want to follow, they should move to repeal the law, he said.

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