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Blue-collar blues?

Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 22 2019 08:23 PM | Updated as of Oct 22 2019 08:56 PM

Blue-collar blues?

Construction work continues at the Pasay City store of an international furniture store on Tuesday. Local demand is high for skilled labor in the construction industry, yet vacancies remain because of low wages here compared to overseas, according to the Department of Labor and Employment.