RCMB-MIMAROPA TALKS ABOUT WORKPLACE COOPERATION IN FAMILY WELFARE PROGRAM ACTIVITY IN PALAWAN

With the opportunity to discuss workplace cooperation with companies in MIMAROPA given, the Regional Conciliation Mediation Branch-MIMAROPA talked about the role of LMC in the Family Welfare Program (FWP) during the webinar conducted by the Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office IV-MIMAROPA on 14 October 2020. Workplace Relations Enhancement or Labor and Management Cooperation, Continue reading →

RCMB VIII ACTS ON 112 WORKPLACE CLAIMS DESPITE RESTRICTEDWORK OPERATIONS AMID COVID-19

It is business as usual for Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch VIII, COVID-19, notwithstanding. With requests for the Branch’s assistance continuously filed, the Branch has to respond and rise to the challenge despite restrictions in work operations.   Of the 112 workplace claims received during the pandemic, 38 were SENA requests for assistance, 23 were recorded Continue reading →

SENA hastens the processing of retirement pay

Cebu City— Regional Branch Director Edmundo T. Mirasol announced that the SEnA program has hastened the processing of the retirement pay of an oiler employed in a shipping company. “Due to Conciliator-Mediator Murro’s immediate response to the plight of the oiler, the Board has once again made an impact on the lives of Filipino workers Continue reading →

RCMB IVA SETTLES SAN MIGUEL YAMAMURA CBA NEGO THROUGH ONLINE CONCILIATION CONFERENCES

Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch-IV-A (RCMB IV-A) announced on 02 August 2020 that San Miguel Yamamura Packaging Corporation and its union, Samahan ng Malayang Manggagawa ng BPSI have agreed to a three year Collective Bargaining Agreement after settling their labor dispute. The settlement was made possible despite challenges in conducting conciliation conferences due to social Continue reading →

RCMB XI AVERTS STRIKE IN LAPANDAY AMID PANDEMIC

The Lapanday Workers Union (LWU-independent) will receive P1.9 million in monetary benefits from the recently concluded Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) between the union and Lapanday Foods Corporation despite negotiations being stalled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch-XI OIC- Director Aerrine Marie R. Reyes said the signing of the CBA was brought Continue reading →