6 months Angara asks Duterte to sign law that will protect first-time jobseekers MB
By Hannah Torregoza Reelectionist Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara on Tuesday urged President Rodrigo Duterte to sign into law the proposed First Time Jobseekers Act. Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara(Sonny Angara Facebook page / MANILA BULLETIN) The measure primarily seeks to exempt first-time jobseekers from paying fees on government-issued documents in connection with their job application. Angara said the enrolled copy of the proposed First-Time Jobseekers Act has already been sent to Malacañang for the President’s signature. Once it become a law, the senator said about 1.3 million first-time job applicants would be exempted from paying for job requirements such ... more