Gov’t, not airlines, responsible for airport staff’s overtime pay

Gov't, not airlines, responsible for airport staff …

The Supreme Court says, however, that prior to the passage of a 2016 law, the government was in the wrong for prohibiting Customs employees from collecting overtime pay from airlines MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court has ruled that overtime work rendered by airport personnel should be charged against the national government, not private airlines or entities. In a ruling published on its website on Saturday, November 26, magistrates said...

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SC human rights committee vows to act on improving jails, detention centers

SC human rights committee vows to act on improving …

SC Senior Associate Justice Marvic Leonen says his committee will review updates on protective writs and recommend how to further protect lawyers and judges MANILA, Philippines – Supreme Court (SC) Senior Associate Justice (SAJ) Marvic Leonen, head of the High Court’s committee on human rights, said the body will push for the approval of the writ of kalayaan, which could help address the country’s problems with jails. Leonen made the...

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House makes initial P35-million pledge to aid Paeng victims

House makes initial P35-million pledge to aid Paen …

Representatives from Southern Luzon, Western Visayas, and Maguindanao seek financial and food assistance from the House leadership for their storm-affected constituents MANILA, Philippines – Congressmen and congresswomen pitched in an initial amount of P35 million to help families affected by Severe Tropical Storm Paeng (Nalgae), which battered several parts of the Philippines over the weekend and killed dozens of people. In a statement on...

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Stray bullet, not pneumonia, killed 9-year-old boy during drug war

Stray bullet, not pneumonia, killed 9-year-old boy …

(1ST UPDATE) The death certificate says Lenin Baylon died of bronchopneumonia. The Court of Appeals says it was a bullet from a gun fired by a vigilante which ended the young boy's life. MANILA, Philippines – After years of court battles, victory came to a family victimized by the Philippine drug war – the correction of a death certificate that wrongly said their boy’s demise was natural even though the truth was he died from a vigilante’s...

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Death toll from Severe Tropical Storm Paeng nears 100

Death toll from Severe Tropical Storm Paeng nears …

The NDRRMC says 98 deaths have been reported so far, including 40 that are subject to confirmation. Damage to agriculture and infrastructure, when totaled, already exceeds the P1-billion mark. MANILA, Philippines – The reported fatalities from Severe Tropical Storm Paeng (Nalgae), which battered numerous parts of the Philippines over the weekend, have climbed to 98, the country’s disaster agency reported on Monday, October 31. The National...

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NPC cites ways to shield SIM card registration from data breaches

NPC cites ways to shield SIM card registration fro …

The National Privacy Commission warns that risks may arise due to overcollection and improper or inadequate monitoring practices MANILA, Philippines – While expressing support for the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Registration bill, the National Privacy Commission (NPC) outlined ways to ensure that its implementation would prevent security risks and data breaches. The NPC warned that these risks may arise due to overcollection and improper...

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