Holiday Pay for 2020 Araw ng Kagitingan

This Outsoucing Alert is issued to inform all concerned on the regulation regarding the holiday pay on April 9, 2020, Araw ng Kagitingan.

This 2020, as Araw ng Kagitingan falls on the same day as Maundy Thursday, based on DOLE’s Handbook 2019 edition, an employee is entitled to at least two hundred percent (200%) of his / her daily wage even if the employee did not work on the said day. However, should the employee be required to work on this day, he / she is entitled to an additional 100% of his / her daily wage or a total of three hundred percent (300%) of the daily wage.

Below shows the regulation on holiday pay from DOLE’s 2019 Handbook on Workers’ Statutory Monetary Benefits: