1 week Release of 13th month pay cannot be deferred – Palace Manilatimes
Malacañang on Monday said the release of the 13th month pay of employees cannot be deferred without a new law.
TOO CLOSE A member of one of the labor groups that held a rally in front of the Department of Labor and Employment building in Manila on Oct. 12, 2020 talks to a policeman who confronted the protesters calling for the release of their 13 month pay and other benefits. PHOTO BY RENE H. DILAN Malacañang spokesman Harry Roque Jr. made the Palace position clear after Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd remarked that the Department of Labor and ... more