Updated to reflect 2018 capped amount for calculating statutory severance payments.
Updated to include information on the requirement under the Mental Health Act for employers to have policies and programmes on mental health.
Updated to reflect changes to the mediation process.
Updated to include a reference to the obligation to provide certain details of contractual terms in writing to Philippine nationals working abroad.
Updated to include information on exceptions from the prohibition on direct recruitment of Philippine nationals for employment outside the Philippines.
Updated to reflect changes to the rules on processing personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation.
Updated to reflect changes to the process for appeals by employees against disciplinary penalties.
Updated to reflect changes to the process for appeals by employees against dismissals.
Updated to reflect an increase to the statutory tax reference unit value from 20 June 2018, relevant for fines for failing to obtain from employees a certificate of registration in the national military service.
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