Permanent residence for caregivers is no longer automatic

Live in Caregivers in Canada have received some bad news lately. The Canadian government did warn the public that major changes were being drafted to amend the live-in caregiver program but it now seems that caregivers will not automatically become permanent residence after two...

DOLE trims number of subcontractors from 17,000 to 5,581

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said on Thursday it had trimmed the number of registered subcontractors from 17,000 to only 5,581 as of March 2014. Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said those removed from the list were...

Angel Locsin moves on, keen to stay single

ACTRESS Angel Locsin said she’s slowly moving on after the end of her two-year romance with footballer Phil Younghusband. The two confirmed last month that they ended the romance and said that it was a mutual decision. The former couple claimed that they remain as friends even...

Get milk, get sleep!

Did you know as many as 2 out of every 5 persons are suffering from insomnia? This statistic is according to the National Institutes of Health. Millions of others are also suffering from sleep disorders such as snoring, sleep apnea and nighttime wakening, even if they sleep the...

Jake not depressed over work

MANILA, Aug 2011 (Mabuhay) — KAPAMILYA actor Jake Cuenca dismissed reports he’s depressed over lack of projects on television and movies. Jake just came home from a two-week vacation break abroad with his family. According to him, he is happy and well-rested and will...

Survey highlights physical and emotional toll of working night shifts

NEW survey results released by Men’s Health Network and Cephalon, Inc. found that people working nontraditional hours, such as overnight shifts, report that such shifts can negatively impact their health, work and well-being. The survey of more than 1,500 shift workers revealed...