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“G’DAY, mate and howdy!” was the greeting of the Lopez Group Comptrollers’ Circle delegates to the participants of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) Metro Manila Region’s (MMR) 15th International Conference held in Sydney, Australia recently.
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Many factory workers at First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) have moved from other provinces to Batangas for safe employment. Because of the housing shortage in the area, these migrant workers live in risky mixed-gender dwellings and spend hours commuting, sometimes walking home late at night. Majority at FPIP are young women in their early 20s. They pay high rent, utilities and transportation because of energy-inefficient construction and the housing shortage in the area. But they still manage to remit money back home to support their parents and siblings.