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 →

NCMB VISAYAS CLUSTER CONDUCTS ONLINE ENHANCEMENT ACTIVITY

Cebu City—As it prepares to embrace the new normal, the National Conciliation and Mediation Board Visayas Cluster conducted a series of online workshops to enhance the capabilities of the cluster personnel in various online platforms for virtual meetings and conferences.  The first online conference was held on 19 June 2020. Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch Continue reading →

RCMB VIII AIDS IN VOLUNTARY ARBITRATION PROCEEDING

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and precautionary measures being implemented throughout the country, it should come as no surprise that judicial and quasi-judicial bodies have begun to explore and use video and teleconferencing as a way to keep pending cases moving despite the pandemic. This is particularly true for Atty. Enerio Sabulao, an Accredited Continue reading →