We promote the rights and interests of employers and unify them behind a common ideal of industrial peace and national prosperity.
POSITION PAPER OF THE EMPLOYERS CONFEDERATION OF THE PHILIPPINES (ECOP) ON HOUSE BILL NO. 6770 An Act Increasing the Service Incentive Leave of Employees, Amending for the Purpose Article 95 of Presidential Decree no. 442, as amended, Otherwise known as the Labor...read more
Senator Vicente C. Sotto recently introduced Senate Bill No. 2 entitled “An Act Requiring Employers in the Private Sector to Pay 14th Month Pay”. The Bill provides for a mandatory payment of 14th month pay to all non-government rank and file employees every year...read more
The Senate Committee on Labor, Employment, and Human Resource Development organized a public hearing and inquiry last 9 August 2018 in aid of the legislation for Senate Resolution No. 810. The public hearing and inquiry looked into the conduct of inspections by DOLE...read more
ECOP advocates for voluntary good business practices based on the following principles: CSR programs not only promote decent and productive work but also strengthen the profitability and image of the business. These programs are also motivation for employees to...read more
Last 31 July 2018, Committee Chair Senator Joel B. Villanueva filed Senate Resolution 810 which aims to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the status of regularization of employees with a view to addressing the gaps in the law on enforcement and compliance...read more
The Department of Labor and Employment through the Bureau of Labor Relations, convened a Tripartite Industrial Peace Council meeting last 15 August 2018 with the following agenda: Ratification of ILO Convention No. 169 (Indigenous and Tribal People’s Convention)...read more