McDonald’s kickstarts 2020 with back-to-back MOA signing with Antipolo, Caloocan

In its bid to provide more equal employment opportunities across the country, McDonald’s Philippines opens a new year having recently forged partnerships with the local government units of Antipolo and Caloocan, reinforcing its alternative workforce program for senior citizens (SCs) and people with disabilities (PWDs). As the quick service giant pushes for diversity and inclusion…

Angel Aquino and Gretchen Ho Joins Bernadette Sembrano In TV Patrol’s Public Service Caravan

“FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano” star Angel Aquino, “Umagang Kay Ganda” anchor Gretchen Ho, and “TV Patrol” anchor Bernadette Sembrano recently came together for an entire day of public service as they joined the nationwide community caravan of “TV Patrol,” and helped deliver various services to Kapamilyas in Antique. Coming from different backgrounds, the trio found a…

Sustainability Programs Of Coca-Cola Honored At 15th Philippine Quill Awards!

Coca-Cola Philippines took home three trophies for their sustainability programs during the 15th Philippine Quill Awards held at the Marriott Grand Ballroom, Newport City. Coca-Cola received two merit awards in the communication management category for its 5by20 Sari-sari Store Training and Access to Resources (STAR) Program which economically empowers women in various sectors with the…

UN Women’s Forum Features Coca-Cola Philippines 5 by 20 Partnership With The Department Of Labor And Employment

The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) recently concluded its 61st session at the UN Headquarters in New York City. A local delegation to the UNCSW session was led by officials of the Philippine Commission on Women; the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE); the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD);…

PALSCON, Other Groups Unite To End “Contractualization,” “ENDO,” “5-5-5”

The Philippine Association of Legitimate Service Contractors (PALSCON), linked up with other groups with the hopes of sending a united voice to end the illegal employment practice of “contractualization” or “End of Contract,” more popularly known as “ENDO” and “5-5-5.” During its recent General Membership Meeting held in this city, PALSCON invited various employers’ groups…

Mainstreaming of Migration Issues Highlight Month of OFs, Key in Multi-Sector Agenda for 2016

As the number of Filipinos leaving to work or join their families overseas continues to increase, public and private sector entities are increasingly bringing migration-related issues to the mainstream level in the Philippines.  This milestone highlighted the recently concluded celebration of the Month of Overseas Filipinos (MOF) in the Bicol Region of the Philippines last…