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Saturday, 15 December 2018

Opinion

Job-skills mismatch

Employers have observed that the high unemployment rate in the country is due principally to the restrictive, punitive and uncompetitive labor laws that discourage...

Upsilon Centennial Finale

With apologies to my readers who may have no interest whatsoever with basketball much less amateur college ball, true to my self-avowed love for...

Why legislate generosity

CSR is oft referred to as the voluntary integration by companies of social concerns and close interactions with stakeholders, which include contributions of companies...

Emancipation

I recently attended a debut. Everyone’s eyes were instantly glued to the debutante, dressed in a long elegant gown, as she entered the ballroom....

How to ace a visa interview

NEW YORK, NY — We trust that those who are reading this column are well aware of the documents required, as mentioned here last...

Tripartism revisited

Tripartism in labor relations was an original provision of the Labor Code when it was promulgated on 1 May 1974 as Presidential Decree 442....

Finance for directors

Last week, on 15 November, the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), a non-stock, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the professionalization of Philippine corporate directorship, held...

Customs administration, only way to go

The history of customs administration dates back to centuries ago, when the mode of trade was in barter form. Collection of tributes from people...

Tying the knot — the essential and formal requisites

X and Y are so madly in love. They could not take their eyes off each other that they decide to tie the knot....