Senate body plans to remove BI’s authority to issue work permits » Manila Bulletin News

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Updated February 22, 2019, 12:23 AM By Vanne Elaine Terrazola The Senate Committee on Labor, Employment and Human Resources Development is considering to move for the removal of Bureau of Immigration’s (BI) authority to issue special working permits (SWPs) to foreigners. Senator Joel Villanueva (Czar Dancel / MANILA BULLETIN) Senator […]

Coast Guard lieutenant used work computers in alleged planning of widespread domestic terrorist attack, prosecutors say

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Lynh Bui Reporter focusing on public safety and criminal justice Dan Lamothe Reporter covering the Pentagon and the U.S. military Michael E. Miller Local enterprise reporter covering immigration, poverty, inequality and crime February 21 at 3:05 PM The U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant spent hours on end planning a wide-scale domestic […]

WA unemployment rate highest since 2002 as record numbers seek work

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 2 Updated February 21, 2019 15:34:35 Photo: WA’s 6.8 per cent unemployment rate is well above the Australian average of 5.0 per cent. (ABC: Glyn Jones) Western Australia’s unemployment rate has climbed to its highest level in nearly two decades, with a record number of people in the state now looking […]

Elizabeth Warren Touts 2020 Early Childhood Program. But Will It Work?

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren. Mario Tama/Getty Images. Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren announced plans on Tuesday to make universal childcare a key component of her 2020 platform. Modeling her initiative off Head Start (the federal program launched in 1965 providing early childhood education and parental support to low-income families), Warren […]

Gujarat shops bill lays down safety provisions: Women can work in night shift, if they want

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Under the Gujarat Shops and Establishments Bill, 2019, women are allowed to work from 9 pm to 6 am with adequate safety provisions. (Representational image) The Gujarat Shops and Establishments Bill, 2019 that will be tabled in ongoing Budget Session has not outrightly banned working of women in the night […]