‘4-day work week bad for gov’t employees, public’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A group slammed the move of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) to allow government agencies in Metro Manila to follow a 4-day work week scheme. Ferdinand Gaite, president of the Confederation for Unity, Recognition and Advancement of Government Employees...

Strong currency hurts PHL call centers

MANILA, Dec 26, 2012 (AFP) – The peso’s rise is hitting call centers in the Philippines, handicapping the global leader in the lucrative business as it combats a challenge from top rival India, industry officials said Wednesday. Forty percent of the members of the Business...