10 months Japan-bound Filipino skilled workers to get equal or more pay than Japanese counterparts MB
By Erma Edera Filipinos, who will work in Japan under its new specified skilled worker residency law, are guaranteed to receive equivalent or even better pay than that their local counterparts, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said on Thursday. Bello said the memorandum of cooperation he signed last week in Tokyo with Japanese officials will assure that skilled Filipino workers will receive better pay. Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III (ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./ PRESIDENTIAL FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) “This is why we are very thankful to the government of Japan. Aside from giving preferential priority to Filipino workers ... more