Mandaue City bares Gawad Linaw Award tilt

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Mandaue City—With the desire to maintain the goal of keeping the City of Mandaue as a strong venue of business establishments that provide responsible, strategic and innovative labor relations, it is high time to recognize the earnest efforts of our partners in realizing the goal.

It is what TIPC Chairman and Mandaue City Mayor  Gabriel Luis R. Quisumbing emphasized in the brochure which encapsulates this year’s  Search for the Outstanding Innovative Labor Relations Practice in Mandaue City, otherwise known as the Gawad Linaw Award.

No less than the Mandaue City Councilors, Mandaue City TIPC Board of Trustees and their counterparts from the TIPCs of Talisay City and Cebu City, Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry, DOLE, NCMB, RTWPB and the local media attended the launching last May 29, 2017 at the Mandaue City Hall.

According to Ms. Verna Jannil V. Gonzales, designer of the trophy, Gawad Linaw Award comes  from the word “gawad” which means gift and “linaw” which means peace.

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Through SENA, employees received settlement for wage underpayment

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Cebu City—Through SENA, two employees of Racal Vismin Motorsales Corporation received  their  settlement for wage underpayment recently, Officer in Charge Gemma R. Poloyapoy said today.

Mr. Jestoni Balaso and Mr. James Alindao received  P 35,000.00 each  last May 3, 2017 as full settlement of their claims.

According to Senior LEO  Rex P. Ramos, the requesting parties sought assistance last March 29, 2017 for wage underpayment.

“The parties only received P150 which is way below the mininum of P353”, Mr. Ramos said.

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Workers get P640,000 settlement pay

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Cebu City—Twenty-three employees of Albert Surplus Parts and Supply received  an aggregate amount of P640,000 as full settlement of their claims says Officer in Charge Gemma R. Poloyapoy.

Mr. Marlon Busarang and twenty other parties  received  the amount   last May 11 and , 12, 2017 respectively.

Senior LEO  Rex P. Ramos who facilitated the settlement said that the requesting parties sought assistance last April 20, 2017 for underpayment of wage, holiday pay and overtime pay.

“The requesting parties worked as drivers and helpers and were assigned at Talisay City branch ”, he added.

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Presscon launches Mandaue ADR Center

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Cebu City—The center will provide a free, friendly, fast, fair and accessible conflict prevention and dispute settlement services and facilities right at the heart of Mandaue City.

This was shared by OIC Gemma R. Poloyapoy during the press conference conducted last March 27, 2017 at the Session Hall of the Sangguniang Panlungsod, Mandaue City.

The presscon attended by eleven trimedia personalities coming from Superbalita, Cebu Catholic Television Network (CCTN), Sunstar, DYSS, Cebu Daily News, Freeman, GMA 7 and ABS-CBN launched the Alternative Dispute Resolution Center (ADR) which has now a new home at the Mandaue City Hall.

Mandaue City Vice Mayor Carlo C. Fortuna headed the launching together with DOLE VII Director Exequiel R. Sarcauga, OIC Gemma R. Poloyapoy, the officers and members of the Mandaue Tripartite Industrial Peace Council.

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