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Gov’t, private sector must work together to sustain growth of BPO sector: Aquino

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The government and the private sector must continue to work together to sustain the success of the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry, President Benigno S. Aquino III has said. The story of the BPO industry in the […]
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Reforms, infra devt, job generation are hurdles to inclusive growth – BSP Gov. Tetangco

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The road to inclusive growth is paved with good intentions… It is also punctuated by challenges in infrastructure, job generation and sustaining reforms – exactly what the Aquino administration must address in the less than two years […]
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1-M Filipinos join booming PHL outsourcing sector

MANILA (AFP) – The Philippines’ booming outsourcing industry now employs a million people after growing almost tenfold in just over a decade, the industry association said Wednesday. Widely considered as second only to India, Philippine outsourcing is expected to earn […]
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Worker should leave abusive employer

Q. I’m a live-in caregiver who is new to this country. The employer who first hired me lost his job and was not able to pay my salary. I then sought the help of an agency who charged me $1500 […]
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Government aims to increase Filipino workers in Germany

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Joachim Gauck to look into ways to increase the deployment of Filipino workers in Germany. Speaking to reporters in Malacañang on Monday, Foreign […]
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Aquino Europe visit till Sept 20

MANILA, (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III is embarking on a four-nation official tour of Europe from September 13 to 20, his first to the region since he assumed office in 2010, to pitch for investments and support for the […]
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AARP TEK Workshops in San Diego empower Asian Americans 50+ to use technology

Free AARP TEK workshops with translation supportexpanding to more cities in 2015 WASHINGTON, D.C., September 10, 2014 – More than 300 people attended AARP TEK workshops designed for Chinese, Filipino, and other Asian American and Pacific Islander communities on how to […]
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Creation of work assistance program to spur economic growth in rural areas pushed

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Two lawmakers have proposed to establish an employment assistance program to help jobseekers from poor communities. Reps. Christopher S. Co (Party-list, Ako Bicol) and Rodel M. Batocabe (Party-list, Ako Bicol) filed House Bill 4333, which seeks to […]
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Nearly 2,000 Pinoy nurses hurdle test to set foot to US

MANILA (Mabuhay) — A total of 1,951 Philippine-educated nurses took the US National Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for the first time from January to June this year, in the hopes of obtaining gainful employment in America, Cebu Rep. Gerald Anthony Gullas Jr. […]
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Rules for foreigners marrying Pinays to tighten

House okays bill to add more requirements to foreigners wanting to marry Pinays MANILA (Mabuhay) – The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a measure providing for additional requirements for male foreigners desiring to marry Filipino women. The […]