5 months Senator prods DOLE to investigate presence of Chinese laborers at construction site MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola Senator Joel Villanueva on Friday called on the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to look into a report on the presence of Chinese workers at a construction site in Manila. Villanueva prodded anew the DOLE after seeing an ABS-CBN news report spotting Chinese nationals doing construction work for a hotel, with a Chinese contractor quoted as explaining that “some Filipino labor(ers) don’t know how to do some work.” Senator Joel Villanueva (JANSEN ROMERO/ MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) “We urge the Department of Labor and Employment to look into this matter, being the sole agency that ... more