Pandemic-hit garments firms to lay-off over 4,000 workers
Pandemic-hit garments firms to lay-off over 4,000 workers

Pandemic-hit garments firms to lay-off over 4,000 workersLouella Desiderio(The Philippine Star) – September 23, 2020 – 12:00amMANILA, Philippines — Over 4,400 workers are being let go by garments firms operating in Cebu due to the COVID-19 pandemic.In a statement, Sports City International Philippines said its companies – Mactan Apparels Inc., Metro Wear Inc., Globalwear Manufacturing Inc., Feeder Apparel Corp. and Vertex One ApparelPhils. Inc. – operating at the Mactan Export Processing Zone are implementing a retrenchment program which would affect 4,420 workers.The retrenchment program is b…

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