Villanueva calls for DOLE intervention to ensure help for Hanjin workers

          MANILA, Philippines --- Senator Joel Villanueva has urged the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to ensure immediate interventions for 23,000 employees who will be affected by the bankruptcy of the local shipbuilding unit of Korean conglomerate Hanjin.   "We express serious concerns over the impact of Hanjin's bankruptcy to its 23,000 employees and their respective families," Villanueva, chair of the Senate committee on labor, employment, and human resources development, said in a statement on Friday.   "We hope that at this point in time, the Department of Labor and Employment has already convened an inte...

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