October 31, November 1: How Employees Are Paid

DOLE issued a labor advisory on pay rules for October 31 and November 1, 2017 special nonworking days

October 31 and November 1, 2017, as declared by President Duterte special nonworking days have the following pay rules issued by the DOLE so that employers are guided in the computation of their employees’ payment of wages.

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President Duterte Declares September 21 Nat’l Day of Protest

Philippine holidays: September 21 is declared national day of protest

Philippine holidays: September 21—day of protest. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte declares September 21, 2017, a national day of protest.

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April 28—No Work, No Pay: How Employees Are Paid?

2017 regular and special holidays: Special nonworking days pay rules apply according to DOLE advisory
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When Christmas Has Never Been Such Special

A city life during Christmas where I used to work day and night

I heard Christmas whistles and bombs. People in my neighborhood outside celebrated Christmas the best they could; so were they—my board mates. Yet, still, I couldn’t feel such zest to celebrate Christmas.

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DOLE: December 26, January 2 Holiday Pay Rules Apply

2017 regular and special holidays: Special nonworking days pay rules apply according to DOLE advisory

On December 13, 2016, Malacañan Palace issued Proclamation No. 117 declaring December 26, 2016 and January 2, 2017 special nonworking days (holiday) nationwide.

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Palace Declares 2017 Regular and Special Days

2017 regular and special holidays: Special nonworking days pay rules apply according to DOLE advisory

Malacañan Palace declares 2017 regular and special holidays through Proclamation No. 50, s. 2016 signed by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on August 16, 2016.

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How Employees Are Paid on August 20 Regular Holiday

2017 regular and special holidays: Special nonworking days pay rules apply according to DOLE advisory

President Aquino signed Proclamation No. 455 on August 13, 2012, declaring Monday, August 20, 2012, a regular holiday nationwide.

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